Motorscooters: Vespa & Piaggio

Motorscooters: Vespa & Piaggio


A Bit of History: Since 1884, the Piaggio company (founded by Rinaldo Piaggio) has been involved in ship outfitting, railway construction and aviation, and later gave way to ždeveloping practical and accessible means of transportation for post-war Italy when the first Vespa∆ motor scooter was designed in 1946.Ó (Piaggio:


Vespa Marina del Rey
4110 Lincoln Blvd.
Marina del Rey, CA 90292
Tel: (310) 822-1045

Vespa/Piaggio Newport Beach
2902 West Pacific Coast Hwy.
Newport Beach, CA 92663
Tel: (949) 631-5105

Vespa Riverside
Malcolm Smith Motorsports 7599 Indiana Ave.
Riverside, CA 92504
Tel: (951) 687-1300

Vespa San Gabriel
5300 N. Rosemead Blvd.
San Gabriel, CA 91776
Tel: (626) 287-6167

Vespa Sherman Oaks
13629 Ventura Blvd.
Sherman Oaks, CA 91423
Tel: (818) 906-0350
Fax: (818) 906-0067

Vespa Thousand Oaks
851 E. Thousand Oaks Blvd.
Thousand Oaks, CA 91360
Tel: (805) 494-1918

Of related interest:
South Bay Scooter Club:
ž[We are] all about riding motorscooters in Southern California, such as vintage, Italian ones, like Vespas and Lambrettas.Ó