Apparently Piaggio’s Vespa LX is a popular scooter amongst female riders in India, so LML have decided blinkered marketing is the way forward!
The story of LML scooters is a chequered one, probably more so than any other Italian scooter that ended up being produced in India. But what lies ahead for
Posted in Piaggio, scooter, Scooter Factory, Vespa |
Tagged 3 stroke, 4 stroke, Andhra Pradesh Scooters Ltd, ape, apsl, auto, autorickshaw, Bajaj, closed, Euro, factory, India, LML, LML Ltd, LML UK, Lohia, nv, p-range, Piaggio, px, select, sensation, spare parts, Star, star lite, supremo, Vespa, xe |
It’s Monday morning, it’s 2016 and so we’re still celebrating the 70th anniversary of the Vespa scooter. So what more excuse do we need
Posted in Scooter Event, Vespa |
Tagged 70, 70 years of vespa, 70th, advert, anniversary, birthday, do you vespa, film, muove la voglia di fare, p-range, Piaggio, px, Vespa, Vespa 70, video |
Over-indulged in food, drink and relatives already? If you’re looking for a break from festivities then
Posted in 1960s, 1970s, Lambretta, Vespa |
Tagged 125, amphibious, aqua scooter, Cento, footage, lambretta, p-range, P200, px, retro adverts, scooter films, triumph, Vespa, videos, vintage |
With a title like this it probably won’t surprise some of you to learn that the people behind ‘The Whale’ go by the name of
Posted in New Products, Vespa |
Tagged 12v electronic, Centre, Crazy Monkey Development, ignition timing, large frame, Nuova, pk, primavera, px, rally 200, scooter center koln, smallframe, strobe light, tool, Vespa, Whale |
For those who don’t know of her, Juvena Huang, aka the Wandering Wasp is a young lady that decided that riding a Vespa was the best way to travel from her native Singapore to
Posted in Road Trip, Vespa |
Tagged Jupiter's Traveller, juvena huang, Khardung Pass, khardungla top, LML, long way down, long way round, Piaggio, px, Road trip, singapore, travels, Vespa, wandering wasp, world trip |
Silentium Vespa PX exhaust
If you’ve got a Vespa PX125 or 150 – or indeed any other largeframe Vespa with such an engine – and you want an aftermarket exhaust that shouts, ‘look at me’, then look at this!
Posted in 1970s, Vespa |
Tagged 125, 150, 70s, 80s, accessory, exhaust, expansion pipe, px, rare, silentium, Vespa |
Have you ever heard of the Highline 179 bridge? No we hadn’t either, although until we visit Austria for the EuroLambretta rally in a few weeks we must admit our knowledge of the country in minimal. Anyway, it’s a foot bridge that joins the Ehrenberg Ruins and Fort Claudia in the Tyrol, and the last place a Vespa rider with vertigo wants to
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Tagged Günter Schachermayr, Highline 179, projekt firewall, px, rally 200, stuntrider, tirol, Tyrol, Vespa stunt, wheelie, wheely |
EuroVespa 1985 programme cover.
Back in 2006, the annual EuroVespa rally became World Vespa Days, part of Piaggio’s
Vespa World Club, but for many it will still be known as Continue reading
Posted in Piaggio, Scooter Rally, Vespa |
Tagged 125, 150, 200, 80s, 85, accessories, Armandos, croatia, dtc, eighties, EuroVespa 1985, Faco, FIV, gmbh, hi fi, metzler, p-range, PE, Piaggio, px, rare, retro, scooter rallies, scooter rally, speakers, stereo, Vespa, Vespa GTS, World Vespa Days 2015, zubehor shop |
Yes the rumours are true – and if you attended the
Bridlington Trade & Custom Scooter Show in the UK on 25 October 2014 you’d have seen all this for yourself!
The BSG Lambretta casing on display at Bridlington, October 2014.
Posted in Lambretta, scooter racing, Vespa |
Tagged 100mph lambretta, 305cc, 5 speed, 51hp, af, ali, aluminium, billet casing, bridlington show, BSG, bsra, casla lambretta performance, cnc, cyclone, dtc, Dyno, et3, highly tuned, Husqvarna, Innocenti, JB Tuning, lambretta, lcgb, Malossi, mental engineering, motocross, Piaggio, polini, px, rb250, Rimini Lambretta Centre, scauri, scooter factory, scooter racing, scooter tuning, Supertune, TS1, Vespa, vfm |
Scooter and Service of Hamburg, Germany (S+S), have got themselves a bit of a reputation for producing some seriously trick street Vespas – we’ve featured a few here over the last year, like this piece of scooter porn, the scooter it was being fitted to here, and this tidy Vespa Cosa too. Well here is another one…
Vespa GL 221cc street rod scooter.
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Tagged 221, 225, BGM, custom, custom scooter, German style, GL, hot rod, Malossi, p-range, Piaggio, px, px200, S+S Hamburg, Scooter & service, scooter porn, Street Racer, street rod, Vespa, vespa 150, Vespa PX |