Whit Hiler, left, and Michael Wright, with his bulldog, Murray, own Vespa of  Lexington. They say they've sold nearly 200 scooters since opening.
Whit Hiler, left, and Michael Wright, with his bulldog, Murray, own Vespa of Lexington. They say they've sold nearly 200 scooters since opening.
Whit Hiler, left, and Michael Wright, with his bulldog, Murray, own Vespa of Lexington. They say they've sold nearly 200 scooters since opening.

Tom Eblen: From Vespas to bikes, some seek a cheaper ride

May 30, 2011 12:00 AM

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Tom Eblen

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Tom Eblen is a columnist for the Lexington Herald-Leader who writes about life, people and issues in Lexington and Kentucky. A Lexington native, Eblen was the Herald-Leader's managing editor from 1998 to 2008.