Piaggio and Vespa scooters: cheap to buy, fun to ride, and easy to maintain. But there's more to the vehicle purchase process than meets the eye, so what should stop you buying the first bike you see? In this book, each and every step of the assessment and purchase process is explained with easy to understand steps.From identifying which of the many Piaggio scooters is right for you and your needs, through to viewing a bike, and giving it a serious evaluation, this book explains where due care is needed and particular pitfalls to look out for.The expert insights in this Essential Buyer's Guide will see you right when it comes to finding your perfect two-wheeled match, calling upon the input and experience of years of Piaggio ownership, restoration, and riding. Finding the best deal for your money is made simple with this pocket-sized companion that addresses all issues that potential buyers of Piaggio scooters will face when it comes to finding the right bike.
Henry Willis is a motorcycle aficionado and has owned a variety of two-wheeled machines, from slow-and-noisy scooters to high-powered Italian sports bikes. Having restored and ridden an assortment of Piaggio scooters over the years, Henry knows these bikes from top to bottom, and is the man with the answers to all of your vehicle buying questions. Outside of writing books, Henry is a successful and established automotive journalist and media professional. And while motorbikes usually come first for Henry, his ownership and upkeep of classic Porsches is another passion that keeps his trusty box of spanners in constant use.