Bruce Beard Automotive / Vespa Newport

home of Vespa Newport

Be seen around town with an Italian Model. Hop on a brand new Vespa scooter at Vespa Newport.


Contact us

1180 West Main Road (Rt 114)
Middletown, RI 02842

(401) 847-7432


Shop Hours

Monday - Friday 7:30 - 5:30

Saturday-Sunday: hours vary - please call, or by appointment




Welcome to Bruce Beard Automotive

Your Full-Service Resource for AutomotiveMaintenance & Repair

Oil Change Special


Want to learn more about us?

Watch our video, below. It's short and tells our story.


Foreign & Domestic Cars

Motorcycles ~ Scooters

All Makes ~ All Models

Consumer Reports Rates Independents Over Dealers for Auto Repair

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Who We Are

Bruce Beard Automotive is a locally-owned independent automotive business that specializes in comprehensive automotive, motorcycle and scooter service.
We are fully equipped to handle all makes and models, foreign and domestic.
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» More About Our Service
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What We Do

We take care of your vehicles - four wheel and two wheel. From the day you purchase your car or motorcycle, new or used, we handle all maintenance and scheduled services, and we diagnose and repair all mechanical issues, major or minor, that your car may develop.
» What to expect from us

Vespa Service

What We Service

Our service and technical staff are trained to handle all makes and models, foreign and domestic. We own state-of-the-art diagnostic tools that cover almost every car on the road today, and we own the best equipment we can find to complete most any repair.
» Cars
» Motorcycles
» Scooters

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What We Sell

Bruce Beard Automotive is the Rhode Island dealer for Vespa Scooters, and is also a dealer for pre-owned cars.
» Cars For Sale
» Vespa Newport

Cars & Scooters For Sale