The curvaceous lines of the Vespa scooter has long been seen as art themselves, which is probably why they have subsequently attracted the attention of artists looking for a new canvas upon which to display their talents. The latest is South African Richard Scott who recently collaborated with Vespa SA to create the Joyride exhibition. Continue reading →
For 2014 Piaggio have finally announced the new Vespa Bellissima, which if it looks familiar is this year’s ‘version’ of the Vespa 946. If like us you didn’t realise, after it’s launch the 2013 model was subsequently named the Ricordo Italiano, allowing Piaggio to make a few tweaks and tease us all with another limited edition Vespa. Continue reading →
So by now you’ve seen the video posted a few days ago and know the young lady is rushing to get herself a Peroni beer. Coincidentally, Nastro Azzurro is a favourite here at Scooternova, so we know how she feels…
Anyway, being Italian, are of course no strangers to the Vespa scooter, and here are a few more adverts of their’s from recent times.
A few websites and blogs are suggesting that 2014 will see the arrival of a new, larger Vespa scooter to the market.
However, Piaggio continue to maintain that the current Vespa GTS 300 has the largest engine that can be inserted into that particular chassis and that the chassis itself is not designed to cope with any more power.
Italian clothing firm have another online competition to win one of three pairs of gloves. All you have to do is like the Tucano Urbano Facebook page and you’re in the draw, simple eh?
From experience, Tucano Urbano clothing is pretty good kit – we here at Scooternova wear and recommend a number of items (reviews to follow soon). These particular gloves are worth £39.99 a pair and while the mesh back suggests that there’s probably not a lot of miles left in them this year for the lucky winner, there’s always next summer to be thinking of…