Calendars, magazines & hoodies at Southport

The weekend of the last BSRA scooter rally of the year is fast approaching, we’ve changed the oil in our scooters, checked the tyre pressures and fitted a couple of new parts for testing - Southport here we come! The brand new edition 16 of ScooterNova magazine will be available from our stall this weekend … Continue reading Calendars, magazines & hoodies at Southport

AF Rayspeed Clo5e Ratio gearbox – important product information

While ScooterNova magazine were at Mallory Park race circuit yesterday to watch the BSSO riders during their pre-season testing, we were made aware of an issue a couple of riders had their with AF Rayspeed Clo5e Ratio gearboxes. Subsequently, AF Rayspeed have issued a statement concerning this, stating the part in question is being examined … Continue reading AF Rayspeed Clo5e Ratio gearbox – important product information

BSSO Scooter Race 2017 Dates Announced

British Scooter Sports Organisation Provisional Fixture dates for 2017 announced today. Great news to see that the Anglesey meet coincides with the BSRA National Scooter Rally in Llandudno so, for one weekend at least, we can have our cake and eat it! BSSO Dates for your diary 24 March 2017 - Mallory Park Test Day … Continue reading BSSO Scooter Race 2017 Dates Announced

Scooter Racing Indonesia

Who knew there was scooter racing in Indonesia? And who knew it was so   popular? Well, Indonesian scooterists probably did, but for the rest of the world this Vespa here is part of what appears to be a very well attended race series.   Starting life as a Vespa SS90, this smallframe scooter was fitted … Continue reading Scooter Racing Indonesia

Vespa (Ape) On Ice!

No folks, this is not a festive show featuring beloved childhood cartoon characters held at Wembley Arena, but instead a form of scooter racing to while away the winter months... The Sole Valley is a valley in Trentino, northern Italy and when the skiers have gone, the locals get their Vespa/ Piaggio Ape three-wheelers out … Continue reading Vespa (Ape) On Ice!

First ever scooter race in England?

Here's a bit of a scoop, we think we've found  the earliest film footage of scooter racing. And there's no Lambrettas or Vespas to be seen at all! For all those who think scooter racing began with the first Italian Vespas and Lambrettas in the 1940s, we've got news for you. 
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BSSO scooter racing at East Fortune

Double whammy Bank Holiday weekend treat. As well as the National Scooter Rally in Kelso, just a short ride  up the road is the BSSO scooter racing at East Fortune near Edinburgh.If you've not been to see scooter racing yet, here's a great opportunity to see some spectacularly fast scooters and talented riders! See BSSO … Continue reading BSSO scooter racing at East Fortune