Based on The Who’s 1973 rock opera, Franc Roddam’s Brit drama remains a thrilling testament to youth in revolt.
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Seydou Seck’s Vespa is 41 years old, but he sits upright and proud on the ancient grey scooter when he heads down Bamako’s Independence Avenue. In a city flooded with cheap, Indonesian-made two-wheelers, the classic Italian-made Vespa has a passionate following. The Vespa — its name means
Source: In Mali, love for Italy’s vintage scooter is timeless
Typically, we associate Vespas with Italians, riding their posh scooters midday under the heat of the Mediterranean sun. In one community, however, the riders and vehicles are pretty different.
Source: Indonesian Jungle Vespas
Getting my motorcycle licence was a lot harder than I expected, especially when you end up in a class of sexist macho dudes, Julie Crawford writes
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Don’t touch another person’s scooter…really.
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A pair of men are seeking to set a Guinness World Record by riding 9,000 miles across 48 states on a pair of 50cc motor scooters.
Source: Men attempting to ride to 48 states on motor scooters