May 29, 2016
Famous Vintage GOBATS Batman-Themed Vespa Scooter Hits the Auction Block!
POW! ZAPP! Here's your chance to own the Vintage Custom GOBATS Batman-Themed Vespa Scooter!! Our friend, Paul Italiano, has decided it's time to sell his famous bike and we wanted to give all our readers here at the BAT-BLOG a heads-up on the situation.
OK, first off, this bike is located in Denver, Colorado and it's gonna be auctioned off by a well known company called SPORTIQUES SCOOTERS. Click their name for their official website or CLICK HERE to visit their Facebook Page.
The asking price is gonna be around $12,500.00. They have not announced an official auction date yet and we will let everyone know as soon as we can. But my by best advice, if you're interesting in buying it, is to contact them before it goes online.
Here are some details on the scooter's custom parts:
P200 with electric start
Malossi 210 VSX Cylinder Kit
Automatic choke and auto gas shut off
Wide rear tire kit
Formula gas cap
Bitubo rear shock
Bitubo front shock PK
Right side SIP expansion chamber exhaust
Disk break conversion, 20 MM spindle Grimeca chamber right and black
SIP sport seat
LED rotating tail light bulb
Braided break line
And here are just a few of the AWARDS it has received:
Best in Show 2003 MHM
Best Vespa 2004 heaven or Las Vegas
Best in Show 2004 (tie) Amerivespa Utah
Honorable Mention Amerivespa Denver 2005
Best Custom 2005 MHM
Best Paint Job 2008 MHM
Best Custom 2009 MHM
Best Vintage Custom 2010 MHM
Best Custom 2012 MHM
Feature Red Eyes, Whitewalls and Blue Smoke
Featured in Scootering Magazine, Feb 2004 - edition 212
Red Carpet, The Dark Knight Rises, first paid showing in US
July 20, 2012
Featured at Denver Comic Con 2013, 2014, & 2015
Please check out these photos down below for some of the fun detailing this classic scooter has, they're so beautiful they make me cry, ha!
Posted by Tommy!