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The Hornet (GT200, aka Love Bug) and 'Dimples' - a GTS 300
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http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/england/7747557.stm

"The Lambretta scooter ridden by actor Phil Daniels in the iconic 1970s film Quadrophenia has sold at auction for £36,000 - more than had been expected."
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I bet he made a tidy profit out of that one....... Laughing emoticon
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just curious, did they ID it by any method other then the number plate??
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Presumably by the frame and engine number as well - but who knows...
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PX 125 "The Bruise" (SOLD)
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Got to love Spike (who knew he had a love for scooters?). Once placed an advert in Private Eye stating

"Wanted - rich elderly widow, object, murder"

Better yet, he got several replies.
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Molto Verboso
06 GTS250. 00 Yamaha Vino airsal 70cc. 01 ET4 (wrecked). 67 Lambretta Vega125. 48 Beam Doodlebug Super. 1915 Board Track replica 80cc
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Wonder Machine wrote:
Got to love Spike (who knew he had a love for scooters?). Once placed an advert in Private Eye stating

"Wanted - rich elderly widow, object, murder"

Better yet, he got several replies.
Spike Milligan?
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if I lived in the UK I would walk over to the guys work and steal it. Then I'd drive it off a cliff because he's a sell out!

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I guess Lambrettas are off my shopping list!
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Molto Verboso
GTS
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Now that I have it I figure I'll ride it for a week, break it, then post an ad here for it.

How's $75,000 sound?


(i kid ikid)
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WHOoligan
1985 PX200E Arcobaleno : 2010/14 GTS300 S: RIP GTS250 @ 40K
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Did he buy the one the post man drove over?


What a shame, he spent all that money for a scooter that he has to push start.


Razz emoticon

Id rather have one of Stings Vespas, either the Rally looking like a GS or the GS. 8)
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snapshot05 wrote:
...

Id rather have one of Stings Vespas...
I'd just rather have Sting
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lastbestwoman wrote:
I'd just rather have Sting
We'd be happy to let him go, as long as you understand that in the UK we operate a strict no-returns policy.
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WHOoligan
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lastbestwoman wrote:
snapshot05 wrote:
...

Id rather have one of Stings Vespas...
I'd just rather have Sting
Its a deal.
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