In terms of public image, the scooter has long played second fiddle to the motorcycle. Of course, there is a large dose of stereotype in the readings of
both kinds of machines and at heart both have provided the same thing: escape, independence, mobility and a certain kind of cool. Following on from Chris
Haddon’s highly successful My Cool Motorcycle, My Cool Scooter showcases beautiful scooters from all corners of the world and celebrates the scooters’ history thus far.
The humble scooter is much more than a mode of transport, it is fashionable, stylish and trendy. As many of the stories featured in this book demonstrate,
owners take their scooters on miraculous adventures from city streets to glorious country escapes. the book explores the most iconic brands of scooter from well-known Vespa to a classic Goggo. Each section covers a selection of historical information, owners’ stories and vehicle notes. For scooter owners or
those interested in scooter history this book will inspire and intrigue readers.