Ok, here we go! The scooter retailing scene is now running here in the Twin Cities and with it comes the media coverage.
The StarTribune story: Vespa store opens in Minneapolis, offering scooters, style
The PioneerPress story: Scooting in style, and for a price
Soucheray's Sunday column: Scooters could ease traffic crunchPosted by jeremy at 08:43 AM
The Grand Opening of Vespa Minnesota will be held on Thursday, May 16th, from 8:00 am to 6:00 pm at their location in downtown Minneapolis (7th and Marquette). Join them for Italian delicacies and a chance to win a Vespa! The giveaway is at 11:00 am. Cities 97 is doing promotion on this as well.
Apparently the Mayor of Minneapolis will be riding a Vespa from City Hall to the boutique along with the CEO of Vespa USA for the ribbon cutting ceremony. Club members are invited to ride along with them and show off your vintage scooters.