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Deals On Wheels

[21 Feb 2012 | No Comment | 3,704 views]
Today on CraigsList: Near Mint ’85 Vespa PX

Look, I love the Genuine Scooter Company’s Stella as much as the next two-stroke lovin’ scooterist, but when an opportunity comes up to buy a Vespa PX my heart goes to the original model behind the Stella every time.

Scooter Culture

[19 Oct 2011 | No Comment | 3,891 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.

Deals On Wheels

[26 May 2011 | One Comment | 1,720 views]
Today On CraigsList: ’77 PX150?

We love us some Vespa PX here at NYCS Towers. While there is much debate over whether the PX is yet considered a classic scooter it is certainly agreed to be one of the best remaining ways to hop on a geared two-stroke stallion.

Deals On Wheels

[13 Apr 2011 | One Comment | 3,298 views]
NYCS Project Vespa For Sale

Fancy a new set of wheels for the 2011 riding season? Regular readers of the site will be familiar with this baby – a 1985 Vespa PX150e – and now it could be yours for $1500.

Restoration And Maintenance

[28 Mar 2011 | 4 Comments | 16,337 views]
Vespa Fully-Hydraulic Disc Brake Upgrade

I’ve just upgraded my semi-hydraulic Vespa set-up to a fully-hydraulic brake. Take a look inside to see how it’s done.

Restoration And Maintenance

[23 Mar 2011 | 2 Comments | 4,516 views]
Vespa Semi-Hydraulic: An Update

Experienced scooterists have said it. If you want to upgrade to disc brakes, skip semi and go for a fully hydraulic set up. Now I’ve learned it too.

Deals On Wheels

[16 Mar 2011 | No Comment | 2,231 views]
Today On CraigsList: 2003 Bajaj Legend

You don’t see too many Bajaj bikes in New York which makes this candidate more than worthy of posting. A manual transmission four-stroke scooter for sale on our streets.

Scootering In NYC

[20 Feb 2011 | No Comment | 1,183 views]
How ’bout we call it a winter storage fee?

Unwrapping the Vespa PX after three long months of winter, I was greeted today by a nice holiday present from the meter maids.

Scootering In NYC

[20 Feb 2011 | No Comment | 1,671 views]
12 months of parking abuse

This my friends, is why New York scooterists get so pissed about parking issues in the city and in particular not being able to park legally on the sidewalk or have dedicated two-wheeled parking.

Scootering In NYC

[28 Jan 2011 | No Comment | 1,558 views]
Stop! My scooter is under there!

New York digs out after the snow. Let’s just hope as the digging happens, your neighbors know that your beloved scoot is under that Vespa shaped snowman.