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Vespa Scooters – The Essential Buyer’s Guide

Veloce books, the British motorsports publisher responsible for at least half of the decent scooter books available out there, has published [...]

Little Known Vespa 400

Original Post  Old is Gold! Photo gallery for the classic Vespa 400 A picture gallery that takes a close-up looks at the beauty of one of t [...]

Vespa Haynes Owners Workshop Manual 1978 – 1988

This is the book for all P-Series bikes up to 1988 and covers most P-series bikes up to today in terms of mechanics although the electric pa [...]

Armadillo Scooter Wear finally available in the USA!

(Here I am wearing Armadillo's soft shell hoody . You can barely see the armor in this photo) The style of ones riding gear is tradition [...]

Fox 7 – Scooters will keel yoooooooouuu!

An older Fox news piece that says fatalities are directly proportional to 2-wheeler use... You should stick to smoking instead....(

Scooters make the top 10 vehicles for the “Financiapocalypse”

Beating out the Bicycle and Mini-Winnebago as best ride for the post $700 BILLION dollar bail-out is a long time favorite of ours, the lowly [...]

Vintage Vespa: A Design That Stands The Test Of Time – Part I

Originally Published at Saigoneer   When Enrico Piaggio first saw the newly designed Vespa scooter, he exclaimed, “Sembra un Vespa ­ [...]

Saigon Mechanics Make Their Own Vespa 946

A group of enterprising welding technicians in District 11 are trying their hand at making their own Vespa 946. This limited edition bike fr [...]

Oil down almost 50% from high

Oil prices drop due to fears that we will begin using less. *Insert Curtis Mayfield's "I'm Your Pusher" here* Here's p [...]

The First Book of Vespa by J. Emmet

Thanks to Dylan Aster I found that it was also published as the Vespa Scooter Owner’s Manual in the USA (the two books are exactly the [...]

Vespa Haynes Owners Workshop Manual 1959-1978:

This book is an old faithful repair book published in 1990. It notes that it covers all Vespa models from 1959 to 1978 but in reality it cov [...]

Oddities, abnormalities, anomalies oh MY!

(bruthas from another mother, the Honda MotoGyro and the 3-Wheeled WFT) I think I figured out why I get along with those rabble rousing Ruck [...]