The Indonesian Vespa Scooterist Community is a gang of rasta commandos who ride for inter-island brotherhood.
A Sasak from Lombok and a Balinese greet each other with a foot shake. This kind of inter island comaderie is rare and unique to Vespa Scooterists. They prove that Indonesia is not just a federation of islands but a fraternity of tribes.
A camouflaged scooterist rides from Kalimantan (Borneo) bringing attention to his island’s deforestation problem. It is estimated that by 2020 all of Indonesia’s lowland forests will be gone.
From Papua to Sumatra, Vespa Clubs gather from all corners of the archipelago in a unique congregation of dreadlocks, grease, and nationalism. Fumes takes us to a Vespa Rally in Teggalalang, Bali.
In the Who’s Rock opera “Quadrophenia” the dominant Vespa styles were “Rocker” and “Mod” styles. Indonesian scooterists prefer “Dekil”, or a dirty rotten style as an organic symbol of their movement.
Scooterists are Slankers too.
Camo Low Rider Stretch Mod.