Gore-Tex: Inventor of waterproof fabric Robert Gore dies aged 83

If you've got some quality rider clothing that keeps you both warm and dry, then chances are if it's not Gore-Tex then is could well be a similar type of thing that has been 'inspired' by said branded material. Robert W Gore’s discovery of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (ePTFE) in the 1960s while working for the family … Continue reading Gore-Tex: Inventor of waterproof fabric Robert Gore dies aged 83

Quick Tip – fitting Lambretta side panel buffers

Want to avoid scratching the paintwork while fitting or removing the side panel rubber buffers from your Series 3 Lambretta? Try this little tip here that costs nothing and in fact makes the job easier.   * ScooterNova is an independent scooter magazine, produced by scooterists for scooterists. ScooterNova is printed in the UK and sold … Continue reading Quick Tip – fitting Lambretta side panel buffers

Winter Product Testing

Just because it’s a little colder at this time of year doesn’t mean we here at ScooterNova magazine stop riding our scooters. In fact, the winter weather is the ideal opportunity to be testing certain products.Here are a few things that we’ll be reporting on in a future edition of the magazine, but for all … Continue reading Winter Product Testing

Scooters 2020 wall-calendar

Have you ordered your 2020 Scooters wall-calendar yet? It is the perfect gift to give or receive this Christmas! A3 in size with 13 glossy pages (including cover), this 2020 calendar featured a wide selection of scooters that have featured in the pages of Scooternova magazine. From custom to classic, Vespa to Lambretta, even a … Continue reading Scooters 2020 wall-calendar

New MOT, new tyres

While the scooter-rally season might be over, there's no reason to pack the scooter away until next Easter. Here at ScooterNova magazine we just wrap up a little warmer than did a few months ago! Today my Vespa T5 needed an MOT and with  a receding back tyre it seemed like a sensible opportunity to … Continue reading New MOT, new tyres

Scooter gifts – Christmas shopping made easy!

It's nearly Christmas time again, and ScooterNova magazine have a wide selection of gift options for that scooter-loving person in your life, and even those who simply enjoy a stylish gift. Or maybe you're looking for some ideas to pass on to someone else to treat you at this Festive time of year? ScooterNova magazine … Continue reading Scooter gifts – Christmas shopping made easy!

Are you ready for sweet sixteen?

It's all about the numbers. The 50th anniversary of the Vespa 50 Special; 50 years since the Lambretta dl/Grand Prix was launched; we've got a new 225, a 180 reunion and more digits to boot! So what's inside the new edition of ScooterNova magazine then? There are another 100 pages packed full of fantastic scooter-related … Continue reading Are you ready for sweet sixteen?