Originally unveiled this time last year as the Vespa Quarantasei (46) concept scooter, in the days leading up to this year’s annual EICMA trade show in Milan this week, Piaggio has officially unveiled the production model of what looks to be the future of Vespa, the Vespa 946,.
Over the past two years, Piaggio have been gearing up production to reintroduce the Vespa to the Indian scooter market following a long hiatus. That reintroduction comes with the LX125 but all is not as it seems.
MTV Germany are running a series of “Sex Is No Accident” ads informing the German youth on the benefits of wearing a condom. Each ad shows a protagonist accidentally finding themselves in the arms of another.
After a rocky couple of years scooter sales in the US are seeing sales on the up-and-up once again as gas prices rises. Summer 2011 figures are just in and, from a scooterist’s perspective, there’s plenty to be happy about again.
Motorcycle.com doesn’t just reserve its love for the humble scooter’s more burly brother. On occasion it dishes out its admiration in our particular category nominating the Stella four-stroke its scooter of the year.
We’ve reported on this before following it’s appearance at last year’s EICMA show in Milan, but now the Lambretta LN 125 rebirth of the Lambretta brand has moved one very very significant step closer to reality.
So, this is beyond ironic, and really quite sad. At a helmet law protest rally in Central NY State, a motorcyclist riding with a group of like minded protestors (helmet-less), hit his brakes, fishtailed and flipped over the handle bars.