Category Archives: Vespa Scooter News

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Scooters vs. SUVs… POLLUTE!

It's a good old-fashioned pollute-off! Fox wanted to do a story on how scooters pollute more than the biggest SUV. I wanted to give scoo [...]

Rally weekend for the TSS staff

(As at every good rally, there will be mischief making of one sort or another. Flickr/Crash66 ) Apologies for the slow posts. I'm sure I [...]

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 [...]

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....(

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 [...]

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 [...]

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 [...]

Aprilia unveils the new SportCity Cube 250

Caught this story on Motorcycle-USA.com today, though I should have heard it from their marketing company Brandware. Jeff, where's the l [...]

Vespa PX with sidecar

Originally Published : ScooterEngineering.com A new TV add was being made for a major supermarket and they needed a red Vespa and Side-Car b [...]

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 [...]

Vespa – A Practical Guide by R.V. Bryant

This book covers Douglas models (Vespas built under license in England), It covers all the widemount engined Douglas Vespas starting with th [...]