James Dean and his Lambretta

Posted: November 4, 2010 in Sqooter History

James Dean and director Elai Kazan on Dean's Lambretta scooter, on the set of East of Eden.

Sqooterhead Steve S. recently learned that the legendary James Dean owned and rode a Lambretta scooter and hung out with scooterists! Sqooterhead Tony asked to see proof of this, so here is a picture. It appeared in a special edition of American Scooterist published by the Vespa Club of America.

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