You can’t argue with physics, but sometimes you can have fun with it. BMW had fun showing off the acceleration of their S 1000 RR super bike by doing the tablecloth trick on a large scale. As much fun as BMW had, I think these two chaps and their classic Vespa had even more fun with their parody of the BMW video.
Here’s the original BMW video:
And here’s a clip from the Mythbusters episode where they attempt to verify the original BMW video:
I won’t spoil “busted” or “confirmed” for you, but I will say that the Vespa video looks 100% legit.