Originally Posted by Ken OBSC
For very cool and very stable, consider a Piaggio MP3 500. It's also known in Europe as the Fuoco 500.
I not putting them down but the issues with parts makes them hard to say go for it. Modern vespa forum seems to have that as a common issue. I really thought about them but said no. It would handle it but you don't want to be sitting for a week for a lack of a parts.
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