ROME - Well-known manufacturers of Italian motorcycles, Vespa, will celebrate the 65th birthday on 23 April. Icons of scooter of pizza country was erected on April 23, 1946 in Florence when it was patented as Vespa Piaggio 98 cc. This became the first Vespa scooters as powerful transport of post-World War II.
Over the past 65 years, Vespa has sold 17 million units and last year recorded sales of 133,000 units. The amount that lasted for five consecutive years by displaying six models and two-fold higher than 2003 with record sales of 50,000 units.
Marking the celebration of his birthday (his birthday), Vespa will do the parade, which begun on April 3 and then through various cities using the Vespa PX 2011. Peak event will take place in Rome with a variety of activities.
PX was optioned because it is the most successful model in the long history of the established company with the highest sales of 3 million units worldwide. Scooter is completed and installed by four gears with 2-stroke engine with a reliable capacity of 123 cc and 150 cc.