Piaggio announced a net profit of 46.3 million euros (US$63.3 million) over the first nine months of 2011. That represents a slight dip from the 46.7 million euros (US$63.8 million) over the same period of 2010, but still respectable numbers in the face of a shrinking market for motorcycles in Europe. The decrease in profit […]
Vespa Announces Bejeweled Swarovski Elements Crystal Helmets
Vespa announced a new line of scooter helmets decorated with crystals by Swarowski Elements.
The new line is comprised of two helmets, the Mont Blanc white visored GTS Crystal, pictured above, and the Etna brown Softouch Crystal. Both helmets are decorated with crystal elements in a wave-inspired pattern, with some arranged to form Vespa logos, and red white and green elements to represent the colors of the Italian flag.
The helmets are constructed with an ABS shell, Alcantara trim, and a breathable anti-allergen lining. The Vespa Crystal helmets will be available in sizes XS to XL.