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

Bargain Scooter Wear – but be quick!

A couple of press releases landed with us today, drawing our attention to some bargains to be had for all those looking for some new scooter riding kit, but you'd better be quick if you want to grab a bargain! Firstly we should point out that these companies offer both walk-in shops as well as … Continue reading Bargain Scooter Wear – but be quick!

Grab a bargain in the sales!

We're not really a fan of shopping here at Scooternova, unless it's for scooter parts, so the regular 'sales' that happen these days don't so much for us either. But when one of our favourite scooter rider clothing manufacturers, Tucano Urbano, announced a New Year's Sale we had to take a closer look. There's a … Continue reading Grab a bargain in the sales!