Piaggio is an Italian manufacturer of motor scooters, mopeds and small-displacement motorcycles. The company was founded in 1884 by Rinaldo Piaggio and is based in Pontedera, Italy. Piaggio is best known for producing the Vespa brand of scooters, which have become iconic for their unique design and style. Vespa scooters are known for their classic, timeless design and have become popular around the world for their practicality and ease of use.
In addition to Vespa, Piaggio also produces a wide range of other scooters and motorcycles under the Piaggio, Aprilia, Gilera, Moto Guzzi and Derbi brands. Piaggio vehicles are known for their Italian design, quality, and advanced technology. The company also produces a range of commercial vehicles, including three-wheeled cargo vehicles and small vans.
Piaggio has a long history of innovation in the scooter and motorcycle industry. The company has been a pioneer in the development of new technologies such as electronic fuel injection and hybrid propulsion systems. Piaggio is also committed to sustainable mobility, with a range of electric and hybrid scooters and motorcycles.