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Old 19th September 2009, 09:37   #31
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Shyam..seller none other than our ubiquitous Shakeel...What say?
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Old 2nd December 2011, 19:54   #32
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a nice looking vespa, dont know which model. this is the 1st time i saw this scoot.
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It's a Vespa VBB 150 (judging from the frame, the 8'' wheels and the charactaristic headset). The spare-wheel at the legspace plus the pseudo-tank above it remind distantly on a Supersprint 90, but that one was a smallframe-vespa (similar to the indian PL170). See the picture for comparison...
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Old 5th March 2015, 17:06   #33
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Spotted these two today 'noon.


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And, these were clicked a while back at a small auto expo held at Mysore.



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Old 31st March 2015, 14:25   #34
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Spotted this at Mysore.

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Old 21st April 2015, 15:21   #35
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Spotted this in Mysore. As evident, the scooter is not exactly 'restored'. I didn't know where else to share the pics, hence posting on this thread.

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Old 1st June 2015, 20:25   #36
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Spotted at a garage in Mysore.
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Old 29th July 2015, 15:31   #37
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Spotted in Mysore.

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Old 29th July 2015, 16:50   #38
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We had a Lamby when i was a kid. Just for curiosity i checked the Kerala MVD site and it still remains in my fathers name. We had given it for repairs to one garage long ago and the garage guy shut shop one fine day. I still remember all the primer work was over and was awaiting paint job at that time. The vehicle number was KRF 267
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Old 2nd August 2015, 14:19   #39
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Spotted yesterday night.

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Old 24th September 2015, 18:33   #40
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Spotted at Mysore today.
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Spotted this in Mysore. As evident, the scooter is not exactly 'restored'. I didn't know where else to share the pics, hence posting on this thread.
I actually like it this way- patina and all!

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Spotted at a garage in Mysore.
AMA would be an Assam regn. But surprised to find old scooters so popular in Mysore!
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Old 24th September 2015, 20:11   #42
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... surprised to find old scooters so popular in Mysore!
Older Bajajs, particularly the Chethak, are popular with a 'certain' crowd. Quite a few, painted in dazzling colours and bling-ed up, zoom about with loud exhausts and thick smoke.
Vespas and Lambys aren't exactly easy to come about. The Vespa 150 can be spotted occasionally, but the Lamby is almost extinct. Most of the Vespa 150 numbers that I've spotted are with unassuming old gentlemen.

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Spotted today morning.

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Spotted at Mysore

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Spotted today evening,



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