2020 Vespa GTS 300 Review

When designing the first Vespa, in order to eliminate what aeronautic designer Corradino D’Ascanio saw as the tire changing problems that motorcycles had, he used a supporting arm, similar to those on aircraft rather than a fork, and, using his aeronautical knowledge, made the body absorb stress in the same way an aircraft would. All of which is still used to this day, albeit revised.