Arthur Francis – RIP

Sad news today as we learned that the legendary Arthur Francis has passed away. There can’t be many in the world of scooters that do not know his name, the former scooter shop proprietor having his initials painted on the panels of classic Lambrettas the world over.  Starting out riding motorcycles, it was a Lambretta … Continue reading Arthur Francis – RIP

New Website for the BSRA

The British Scooter Riders Association (BSRA) have been keeping the the National Rallies alive since 1997… Now the BSRA have an updated and modernised website, thanks to scooter-riding web designer, Ali Richards. In fact you can check out Ali's stunning custom Lambretta in Edition 16 of ScooterNova magazine. Anyway, back to the BSRA website and you can … Continue reading New Website for the BSRA

Has Scooters India Ltd finally finished?

When Innocenti of Milan decided to sell its ‘motor division’ it was soon split in two. British Leyland (formerly British Motor Corporation), whose cars the Italian company had produced under licence for over a decade, took over the four-wheeled production line. But what about the scooters and three-wheelers? The fact that the scooter market was … Continue reading Has Scooters India Ltd finally finished?

Video View – the brand new ScooterNova magazine

Have you got yourself a copy of the brand new edition 23 of ScooterNova magazine yet? If not then take a look at this short video to view some of the delights you can find inside... ScooterNova is an independent scooter magazine published and printed in the UK every two months, by scooterists for scooterists. Edition … Continue reading Video View – the brand new ScooterNova magazine

SIP Reassures UK Customers

Following Brexit on 1 January and to allay any concerns British customers may have with ordering scooter parts from Germany, SIP Scootershop today issued the following statement... “SIP Scootershop is shipping Vespa & Lambretta parts to the UK as usual, also after Brexit. Basic shipping method is as known UPS Standard with a Flatrate 6 … Continue reading SIP Reassures UK Customers

Scooter Center – Oli moves on

It was announced earlier today by Oliver and Ulf at Scooter Center Koln that their business partnership of three decades is coming to an end as Oli has decided to move on to pastures new. This is what they had to say: Business partners for almost three decades, friends for life. Oliver Kluger leaves Scooter … Continue reading Scooter Center – Oli moves on