These Italians teenagers use a legendary Italian transport called “APE Piaggio” like a car.
The “Ape Piaggio” was born in 1948 when Italy was still devastated by war, the lack means of transport was evident but many could not afford to buy a four-wheel.
Piaggio came the idea of building a commercial vehicle on three wheels ( bike+van) derived from a scooter, the first model was built from Vespa.
Even today, the Ape is for Italian teenagers a precocious desire to have a car as their older friends.
Change look, customizing appearance, sometimes the power of the engine, represents the final stage of their adolescence; defy the gravity laws running on three wheels above the speed limit, it’s essential to obtain a status symbol.