The Vespa 946 was launched in 2013, a new model to the range taking inspiration from the Vespa prototype MP6 produced in 1946. In my opinion, this is one of the most stylish of the modern automatic Vespa scooters Piaggio have produced, almost risqué in design you could say. However the decision was made … Continue reading Vespa 946 Christian Dior
Have you recently won the lottery? Or are you one of those people who feels that the rare 'hand built' Vespa 946 scooters are not exclusive enough? Well, we've got good news for you then folks! Celebrating 130 years of the Piaggio Group (remember, they manufactured trains and planes before turning to scooters after World … Continue reading The Giorgio Armani Vespa 946 Collection
An interesting post on Shoei's Facebook page prompted us to ask a similar question, what influences you all when buying a crash helmet?Shoei's post announced, "We now offer the Neotec, GT-Air and J-Cruise helmet all with a bright yellow colour option. With safety in mind were you influenced by the colour when buying your current … Continue reading Crash helmets – how do you choose yours?
Rat Pack member Dean Martin gets a lift on a Lambretta Cento in the 1967 film The Ambushers, which according to the IMDb is a sci-fi comedy involving secret agent 'Matt Helm' and a flying saucer that only women can pilot!Martin made a series of films as secret agent Matt Helm films during the Sixties … Continue reading Dean Martin, Lambretta Cento, hot pants & boots!
I suppose it was only a matter of time, but finally Casa Lambretta of Italy have joined the masses and produced a range of clothing. Unlike some other brands however, this is actually quite stylish and certainly unique. That's our current favourite above, by the way, the Lambretta record breaker from 1951. Other designs include … Continue reading Casa Lambretta Clothing