3 Vespas Rear
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ABC 1919 Scootamota
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Grasshopper 1960
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Large Vespa Ad
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Mohs 1947 King O The Road
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Motoscoot And Motokar 1939
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Motoscoot Tree
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Scooter Exhibit Across Gallery
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Scooter Exhibit Across Gallery 6
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Scooter Exhibit Heinkel Lambretta Mailster Fuji
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Scooter Exhibit Ruckster Vespa Roman Holiday
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Scooter Exhibit Title Wall
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Vespa Group
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Smaller, more affordable and easier to maneuver than motorcycles, motor scooters offer an efficient and stylish means to run quick errands and travel short distances. The Petersen Automotive Museum’s exhibition Scooters: Size Doesn’t Always Matter takes museum visitors through a fascinating chronological tour of motor scooter development beginning with the quirky Autoped of the mid-1910s to the alternative power vehicles of today. It also illustrates how scooters have been adapted to business and industrial uses, how they have been utilized by the movie and television industry, and how Southern California was once a major scooter manufacturing hub. Wild or tame, foreign or domestic, old or new, scooters continue to offer a viable and economical alternative to other more traditional vehicles in our motoring landscape and provide a desirable means for free-spirited motorists to boldly express themselves without saying a word.