Edition 26, July/August 2021, is now at the printers and available to pre-order today! Jam packed full of scooters of all shapes and sizes! With reports from scooter-riding get togethers... ...including the selection of riders photos from our own Three Shires Ride. Read the final chapter of Dean Orton's Guide to Rustoration, full of priceless … Continue reading ScooterNova 26 ready to go
We've waited a long time for these Lambretta tubeless wheel rims but finally there appears to be a light at the end of the proverbial tunnel! Pinasco Vespa Wheels I first heard rumours of these wheel rims while attending the Eicma Motorcycle Show in Milan around 2014 or 2015. Pinasco had recently launched a version … Continue reading New Lambretta Tubeless Split Wheel Rims
Arriving at the unofficial starting point on Saturday morning, we were delighted to see so many smiling scooter riders! The sun was shining and we set off to ride through the scenic roads of Nottinghamshire, Leicestershire and Derbyshire. It was great to catch up with friends, old and new, at petrol stations and cafes along … Continue reading Three Shires Ride thank you!
Have your stuck your free sticker yet? To celebrate our 25th edition of ScooterNova magazine, as well as four years of independent publishing, edition 25 came with a free sticker. But what scooter did you stick yours on to? Andy's is on his old-faithful Lambretta Li Series 3, as pictured here, but we'd love to … Continue reading Show us your Scooter & Sticker
Here at ScooterNova magazine, we’re not the only ones to have spent time during lockdown out riding our scooters, exploring places new and old. A friend on social media, Debbie Harris from the band Bootleg Blondie (as seen at Warmwell and Woolacombe scooter rallies among others) and Andy have been out exploring London by Vespa. … Continue reading Speedway of Acton Reappears in West London
The name Arthur Francis has become legendary amongst scooterists around the world, and deservedly so. From humble beginnings working for a scooter shop in Watford, Hertfordshire, to setting up his own scooter shop (Lambretta and Vespa dealership) along with a Fiat car showroom too, Arthur is often associated with the S-Type Lambretta dealer special. While … Continue reading Arthur Francis – a true scooter legend