Scooter Culture

[Posted by Paul | 2 Nov 2011 | No Comment | 3,843 views]
Scooter Stocking Stuffers: Twenty Five Scooter Drawings

With Halloween behind us, it’s time to start turning our collective attention to the holiday season, and the season means presents. Scottish artist Christine Berrie has a beautiful scooter print available in a limited edition.

Restoration And Maintenance

[Posted by Paul | 2 Nov 2011 | No Comment | 2,711 views]
Swapping The Battery On A Vespa GTS

Even if you don’t consider yourself much of a grease monkey when it comes to your modern Vespa, it’s useful to get comfortable with some basic maintenance tasks like prepping your scooter for the Winter.

Scooter Culture

[Posted by Paul | 19 Oct 2011 | No Comment | 2,211 views]
Stone Roses Reunite, Tickets Go On Sale Friday

The music news continues this week with the news that scooter culture favorites, The Stone Roses have done what many (including the band) said would never happen – they’ve reformed as the original line-up. Tickets for their debut gig in Manchester go on sale Friday.

Scooter Culture

[Posted by Paul | 19 Oct 2011 | No Comment | 3,190 views]
British Mod Revival Documentary

Sure it’s recorded off-screen but if you’re a fan of Mod and scooter culture, it’s easy to forgive picture quality to get an opportunity to digest a nice overview of the late Seventies, early Eighties mod revival in the UK.

Scooter Culture

[Posted by Scott | 19 Oct 2011 | No Comment | 3,889 views]
The Who / Vespa Celebrate Upcoming Quadrophenia “Director’s Cut”

The Who have announced that their classic scooter culture album, Quadrophenia is finally getting the deluxe back-catalog treatment and Vespa is joining forces with the band to celebrate.

Scootering In NYC

[Posted by Paul | 28 Sep 2011 | No Comment | 2,833 views]
Spotted in NYC: Stella Four-Stroke Out In The Wild

Spotted yesterday in Manhattan. One of the first batches of the four-stroke iteration of the successful Genuine Scooter Company Stella.

Deals On Wheels

[Posted by Paul | 22 Sep 2011 | No Comment | 2,898 views]
Today On CraigsList: 1962 Lambretta TV175

It’s lucky for you that I don’t have $2800 burning a hole in my pocket right now because if I had, I wouldn’t be posting this puppy to the world and would be in the process of snapping it up right now.

Restoration And Maintenance

[Posted by Scott | 20 Sep 2011 | 2 Comments | 2,029 views]
Aftermarket Parts: A Bit Of A Gamble

Scott fits his first after-market part to his vintage Vespa and learns an important lesson about third-party replacement parts and the value of swapping out his girlfriend.

Deals On Wheels

[Posted by Paul | 7 Sep 2011 | One Comment | 3,464 views]
Today on CraigsList: 1978 Vespa P200e

You may have a drive ahead of you for this great bike, but you can’t say you haven’t had a chance to see it. Learn more inside.

Deals On Wheels

[Posted by Paul | 4 Sep 2011 | No Comment | 1,763 views]
Today On CraigsList: Pink Lady

If you like pink, you’re going to love this head-turning 1969 Vespa currently for sale in Manhattan.

Scooter Culture

[Posted by Scott | 2 Sep 2011 | No Comment | 5,081 views]
Ducati’s Three-Wheeler Lost to History

The Piaggio Ape and Innocenti Lambro aren’t the only classic three-wheeler scooter-based workhorses that have graced the roads of Europe.

Scooter Culture

[Posted by Paul | 2 Sep 2011 | No Comment | 2,107 views]
The Vespa as Art

Any Vespa owner out there will tell you that the Vespa is an art form. But what about the Vespa as a material for Artists? Click on inside to see the amazing work of Australian artist Patricia Picchinini.