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2020 Vespa Elettrica 30 MPH in Massapequa, NY
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2020 Vespa Elettrica 30 MPH, 2020 Vespa Elettrica 45 MPH A work of art with a beating technological heart, an icon that continues to reinvent itself a...
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Massapequa, NY - 241 mi. away
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2007 Vespa GTS 250 in Oakdale, NY
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GTS 250Fifty years ago, Piaggio shook up the scooter world with its Vespa GS (Gran Sport), at the time the fastest Vespa, the first to reach speeds of...
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Oakdale, NY - 259 mi. away
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2007 Vespa GTS 250 in Oakdale, NY
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GTS 250Fifty years ago, Piaggio shook up the scooter world with its Vespa GS (Gran Sport), at the time the fastest Vespa, the first to reach speeds of...
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Oakdale, NY - 259 mi. away
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Vespa Information: in New York

Vespa is a popular brand of scooter that was launched in 1946 by the company, Piaggio. Its name is the Italian word for “wasp.” Vespas are probably the most well-known name in scooters and have inspired many imitators throughout its long history. Piaggio began as a ship builder, later moving into rail and aircraft. After World War II, many aircraft manufacturers weren't permitted to produce planes. Therefore, this industrious company changed its direction and began manufacturing motorcycles to fill an increasing need for inexpensive transportation. The inspiration for the first Vespa came from a common WWII American military bike, the Cushman Model 53. However, the designer never liked motorcycles, so he set out to make it stand out in both appearance and practicality.

The first Vespa had gears on the handlebars, with a step-through design. It had floorboards, leg shields, and an enclosed engine in order to protect the clothing of riders, particularly women with flowing skirts. These scooters became quite popular in a relatively short amount of time. Their appeal only grew when they were seen in popular movies of the time such as Roman Holiday and La Dolce Vita.

Today there are 12 different Vespa models across six families. These families are the Sprint, GTS, GTS Super, Primavera, 946, and PX. You're sure to find the Vespa that fits your needs and your style.