Classic Bubblecars in auction

A close relation to the motor-scooter during the 50s and 60s was the bubblecar, some models utilising scooter engines for power. Bubblecars arguably caused the demise of the scooter too, offering customers a financial bridge between open-air riding on two wheels and a proper car with four wheels and weather protection. This Saturday, 7 June … Continue reading Classic Bubblecars in auction

Quadrophenia Replica Lambretta sells for over $200,000!

On Saturday 23 November Sotheby's in New York held a charity auction in aid of RED, a charity founded by Bono and Bobby Shriver in 2006 to engage business and people in the fight against AIDS. Designers Jony Ive (design boss at Apple) and Marc Newson collaborated with musician Bono to organise the charity auction … Continue reading Quadrophenia Replica Lambretta sells for over $200,000!