Designed just after World War II, in a bombed out aeroplane factory in Italy, the Vespa has been a classic since the day it launched

Published in Icon of the Month

It was the car that drove Italy’s economic miracle – but it never escaped the sense that its designers were having a bit of a laugh

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Friday, 16 May 2014 11:48

DM25: Javier Mariscal on the Vespa

Designer Javier Mariscal talks about his favourite item from the Design Museum collection

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