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Vespa Ape at Museo Piaggio

Vespa Ape at Museo Piaggio

We love a 3-wheeler and so when we discover something strange even about these little vehicles, it catches our attention. Like this Ape which we spotted at Continue reading

Vespa Ape – An uphill battle!

Will he or won’t he?
The suspense is killing us!

 

When in Rome (or Milan!) – the versatile Vespa Ape

Piaggio Ape, Milan 2013.

Piaggio Ape, Milan 2013.

During a recent visit to Milan we came across this Piaggio Vespa Ape parked at a junction outside a bar and tobacconist. Doubling up as a mobile florists, it shows the ingenuity of the owner to utilise the right vehicle as both commercial transport and a retail outlet!

Being the larger Ape TM model too, it also shows how monstrously large and horrible the new German Mini that it’s parked behind (or rather, resting against!) is as well. Doubles all round!

The Fantastic Vespa Ape – have you seen a bigger load?

Searching the internet earlier I came across this photo taken by Roy Prasad who had it posted on his Flickr acount, so I hope he doesn’t mind it being shared.

Piaggio Ape © Roy Prasad

Piaggio Ape © Roy Prasad

Whilst Roy’s interest is apparently photography, ours here is of course the subject matter in this instance – a dramatically overloaded Piaggio Ape three-wheeled commercial scooter/ vehicle.

 
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