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Vespa Autumn Finance deals on 2018 and 2019 models

Special Financing rates on ALL Vespa models!
All 2018 Vespa and Piaggio get up to 1.99% with ZERO down

Vespa is offering 1.99% interest and ZERO down for 36 MONTHS on all new 2018 and prior Vespa and Piaggio scooters.
And now get 3.99% on all 2019 Vespa models. 

Get a new Vespa for low as $123 a month (for 36 months, or put some money down for even lower payments). 
Gas prices are up and scooter prices are down, so there has never been a better time to buy.
Fill out an online credit application from Sheffield Financial and come in to Vespa Motorsport already per-approved and ready to drive off on your new scooter!

  • Primavera 150
  • Sprint 150
  • GTS 300
  • GTS 300 Super
  • GTS 300 Super Sport
  • GTV 300

Trade-in’s are always welcome!  We are paying CA$H or giving top trade-in values for your clean used scooter… or motorcycle!  There has never been a better time to get into a new Vespa and get out of your old scooter with 1.99% financing and top dollar for your trade-in… only at Vespa Motorsport! Give us a call 619-280-1718

11th Annual Scooter Toy Run, Sunday December 9th

Vespa Motorsport along with the Vespa Club of San Diego will be hosting our 11th Annual Scooter Toy Run on Sunday, December 9th.  We’ll meet at Vespa Motorsport at 9am for WAFFLES and RAFFLE then scoot in one massive group to the San Diego Center for Children for their Wacky Wonky Wonderland.  This feel-good event has been gaining momentum each and every year and The Center for Children is really making it extra special this year by adding more Live Music, Photo Booths, and Holiday Crafting activities.

To participate, please bring at least one unwrapped toy, see the center’s wishlist below for gift suggestions and approved toys. Vespa Motorsport will also have an official San Diego Center for Children Donation Station set-up at our shop for anyone who may like to bring by some toys to drop off beforehand. Please stop by anytime between now and December 9th.

Keeping with the traditional itinerary, Perry and the San Diego Scooter Squadron will be serving up his world-famous waffles and other breakfast goodies starting at 9:00 AM.  The suggested donation for all the waffles you can eat is $5.  Perry donates his time and culinary prowess, Vespa Motorsport buys the supplies, and the Center gets ALL the proceeds!

After everyone is done scarfing down their waffles we will have the RAFFLE! One free ticket for each toy you bring; additional tickets will also be available for $1 donation.  ALL proceeds go to the center.

Lots of awesome prizes donated by our favorite vendors: Torc Helmets, Western Powersports, Parts Unlimited, Brian Jones, and more.
Must be present to win.

The ride will leave right after the raffle and arrive at the Center around noon.  Rain or Shine; we’ll be enjoying a ride through “America’s Finest Scootering City.”

Founded in 1887, the San Diego Center for Children is the oldest non-profit organization in the city.  It’s a live-in treatment center for children, ages 6-18, that provides educational services, support, and guidance for these less than fortunate youths.  The gifts we deliver and time we spend at the center bring an immeasurable amount of joy to these kids. For more info on the Center click here.

Center’s Gift Wishlist

The following is a list of appropriate gifts that have been suggested by the staff of the Center for Children. Remember, there are boys and girls age 6-18 at the center:

  • Sports equipment – regulation size footballs, basketballs, soccer balls, and nerf balls (but not nerf guns), and large rubber balls, etc.
  • Skateboards, knee pads and helmets, etc.
  • Razor scooters
  • Legos – (Star Wars, trucks, dragons, buses, planes, cars, Harry Potter -Hogwarts, etc.)
  • Kids walkie talkie sets
  • Jewelry-making kits
  • Arts and crafts kits
  • Art supply kits for kids and teens
  • Remote control cars and miniature drones
  • Child/teen guitars and guitar picks
  • IPod/IPod Shuffle
  • Board games (Chutes and Ladders, Sorry, Operation, Pictionary, Candyland, Life, etc.)
  • Target and Walmart gift cards in the $10, $15, or $25 amount
  • Action Figures, Dolls, Plush toys, etc.
  • Hot Wheels,Toy cars
  • NO toy guns, please!

Thank you so much for caring about the children and helping to make this a great day for all who participate!


What: 11th Annual Scooter Toy Run; Deliver (via group scooter ride) unwrapped gifts to children in need.
When: Sunday, December 9th 2018.  Breakfast @ 9:00 AM ($5 donation).  HUGE raffle at Vespa Motorsport (3955 Pacific Hwy). Ride will leave right after the raffle (Rain or Shine).  Arrive at San Diego Center for the Children (3002 Armstrong St.) around Noon.

If for some reason you can’t make the ride, please feel free to join us at the center, they have lots of fun and games going on. Bring your kids and some toys!

Episode 10 of the Vespa Motorsport Podcast


We welcome local music icon Bart Mendoza to the show. Not only has Bart been a legend in the San Diego music scene since the 80’s, he’s ridden his Vespa for just as long! Bart is responsible for acts such as Manual Scan and The Shambles, as well as producing articles for just about every publication in town. Bart fills us in on his history in the San Diego Mod Scene and his love of scooters and music.


Special Amerivespa 2016 Podcast

In this special Podcast, we Skype with Jay Blundon who is organizing this year’s Amerivespa in Memphis, Tennessee. Jay gives us a breakdown of what to expect at the rally, plus some fun giveaways.

Also check out their Fackbook page for more info:

See for registration and schudule.


NEW Vespa Sprint, Sprints into Action!

The Vespa Sprint 150 lives again.
In the 1960′s Vespa launched the Sprint range and made history.  It was their midsize sport range in the heyday of sport scootering, well that heyday has returned. Sport Scooting has been popular every since the 1950′s with rally races, trials, and “sprinting”.
Re-live the golden age of scootering with the latest and greatest for Piaggio, the ones that started it all!

Now available at Vespa Motorsport, Click here for info.


New Automatic Engine, Fresh Colors, Same Great Taste…


New Automatic Engine, Fresh Colors, Same Great Taste…

Come down to Vespa Motorsport and check out the 2014 Automatic Stella.  It’s the iconic Stella aesthetics fitted with a 125cc engine and automatic transmission.  If you’ve dreamed of owning a classic scooter, but are turned off by the thought of shifting, then dream no more. The first shipment to North America is limited to 300 individually numbered scooters.  We have managed to get our hands on three of them.  Click here for more info on this exciting new scooter.

We’re giving away a Stella-sational prize package to the first 4 people to come down and test drive the all NEW Automatic Stella. The prize package includes: A DVD copy of “A Streetcar Named Desire” (STELLA!!!), a Stella patch, and a PX-Stella die-cast toy.  Hurry down, there are only 4 of these prize packages available.  Even if you’re not in the first four to make it down, test rides are always free at Vespa Motorsport ;).  A valid motorcycle license or permit is required to test ride.

The Travel Channel’s Toy Hunter visits Vespa Motorsport


Host, Jordan Hembrough, scoots his way to San Diego.

Tune in to Travel Channel Wednesday February 26th (9pm/8pm central) to watch a super special episode of the Toy Hunter as he digs around Vespa Motorsport for some rare toys. As many may know, a lot of us at Vespa Motorsport (especially, founder Alex Cohn) are big toy collectors. Heck, even the scooters can be considered big toys. Although Jordan didn’t buy a scooter this time around, he test drove one and picked up some cool toys. Make sure to catch this fun episode of the Toy Hunter. TUNE in, DVR it, VCR it, or DOWNLOAD it, but make sure to WATCH it!
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