Bennetts Insurance joins Carole Nash (+Haynes manuals sold and Piaggio deals)

News reaches us the motorcycle insurance  company Bennetts has been purchased by the Ardonagh Group, a name that probably means nothing to most of us until you learn they also own Carole Nash Insurance. In fact they own  Autonet too, which encompasses Mackenzie Hodgson Insurance, and Swinton too under the Atlanta Investment Holdings banker, according … Continue reading Bennetts Insurance joins Carole Nash (+Haynes manuals sold and Piaggio deals)

Gift a subscription this Christmas

Give the gift of a subscription to ScooterNova Magazine this Christmas, with issue 11 published before Santa sets off in his sleigh. It’s the ideal gift that is easy to buy, a joy to receive and lasts all year-long! UK subscription for 12 months costs just £30 including delivery. Subscribe online via  our secure web-shop … Continue reading Gift a subscription this Christmas

Stickers & magazines at Teignmouth

ScooterNova magazine will be at Teignmouth scooter rally this weekend, and we look forward to seeing you there too! Taking place at the Devon Valley Holiday Village, the 'traders market' is open on Saturday and you will find us with the South West Scooter Clubs rally merchandise with the friendly folks from Scooter Products selling … Continue reading Stickers & magazines at Teignmouth

Threat to ban classic scooters from British roads

This might sound like scaremongering, but plans are afoot to charge both two and four-wheeled vehicles of a certain age to drive in London, and if it’s not stopped now then this policy will certainly extend around the UK to other towns and cities. What is ULEZ? Transport for London (TfL) have created the ULEZ … Continue reading Threat to ban classic scooters from British roads

Exclusive – NEW Electric Vespa Announced!

 Ending the 70 Years of Vespa anniversary celebrations, Piaggio chose the Milan Motorcycle Show to unveil what could potentially be the next chapter in the marque's history. Going Green The environmental impact of motor vehicles is arguably more the concern of gas guzzling 4-wheelers rather than nippy little commuter scooters. However the powered-two-wheel market gets … Continue reading Exclusive – NEW Electric Vespa Announced!

Bridlington scooter rally – custom show photos

  It was a long ride up for us and although the weather's never usually too kind at this time of year, after a couple of hours of rain it cleared up and the sun even shone   for the weekend. So with almost 100 scooters on display at the Spa on Saturday and  plenty of … Continue reading Bridlington scooter rally – custom show photos

4-seater Lambretta Limo for sale

Earlier this week we posted about a 5-wheeled Vespa, and now we have a 4-seater Lambretta, where  will these extreme numbers end? The scooter was created by Jubilee Scooters in Leicestershire England a few years ago now as their winning entry in a scooter build-off competition. Turning heads wherever it goes It proved a great … Continue reading 4-seater Lambretta Limo for sale