The Vespa Cosa – How they got there.

We've brought you a few posts from the pen of Paolo Martin in the past, but here's scooter he drew that finally became a reality. Ladies and gentlemen, we present the much maligned Piaggio Vespa Cosa. When the Cosa arrived at the end of the 1980s, it was met with a less than luke warm … Continue reading The Vespa Cosa – How they got there.

The Vespa Sport 200 concept scooter

Another concept scooter from the pen of designer Paolo Martin. This is the Vespa Sport 200 and Martin's drawings are dated 1984. This puts this scooter on the drawing board around the same time as the Vespa T5, and also while Piaggio were sponsoring the Pole Position trophy for the Formula 1 race series.We know … Continue reading The Vespa Sport 200 concept scooter

The liquid-cooled Vespa GS that never happened

Paolo Martin is an Italian car designer who has also dabbled with two wheelers as well over the years. Amongst others, he's known for his work with names such as Bertone and Pininfarina during the 1960s, De Tomaso, Ghia in the 1970s, designing and styling cars for brands like Alfa Romeo, Ferrari and Fiat. He's … Continue reading The liquid-cooled Vespa GS that never happened