In recent years, the scooter scene has gotten a lot more egalitarian. The diversity of brands you’ll find at events like Amerivespa is one of the things that makes the community so much fun. It was not always so. Going back a half century is the rivalry between the Vespa crowd and the Lambretta owners. Some still keep very closely guarded borders.
Motorcycle-usa.com’s Gabe Ets-Hokin has taken on the challenge of comparing the two iconic vintage brands. Go check out his article. Does his comparison hold up? Sound off here in the comments.