Lambretta’s red racing inner tubes?

We removed the original old Michelin ACS tyre from my Lambretta LD this morning, only to find this well-patched, bright red Englebert inner tube inside. Englebert are an old brand of car tyre, known for their use in racing by the likes of Ferrari and Lancia in their day. Who knew they did something for … Continue reading Lambretta’s red racing inner tubes?

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

Number 8 is looking great!

Edition 8 of ScooterNova magazine is at the printers, ready to go. The last two months have flown by with rallies in England, Wales, Scotland and Spain to attend, keeping our scooters' wheels turning almost non-stop! With ScooterNova magazine evolving slowly over the last 12 months, to the point where edition 7 received the most … Continue reading Number 8 is looking great!

ScooterNova number 3 – be one of the first!

Good day and welcome one and all. We're just dropping you a quick line to say that despite a busy scooter riding calendar this summer, we have found time to produce the third edition of ScooterNova magazine for you and it's currently winging its way to the printers. We've ridden lots of miles, taken plenty … Continue reading ScooterNova number 3 – be one of the first!

An Awfully Pleasant scooter weekend

As you know, we here at ScooterNova do like to ride our scooters, an ethos that ties in perfectly with this weekend's trip away with like-minded folk in The Awfully Pleasant Scooter Association. Created a number of years ago by our friends at Disco Dez Scooters, the ethos is a laid back, gentle day of … Continue reading An Awfully Pleasant scooter weekend

New Year, new bike licence?

It's nearly New Year folks, time for resolutions. So if you've not done it yet, what about passing your motorcycle test and getting a full licence? Here's how they went about rider training in 1958. No laughing at the chap at the beginning please. Oh and while you're watching it, note the legshield accessory extensions … Continue reading New Year, new bike licence?

Lambretta MooN – hot rod style

This French Lambretta LD had spent many years gently residing in a barn, until it was discovered upon when it became destined for better things. We're not sure who exactly to credit at the various stages of modification, so forgive us if we're wrong. April 2015 and the Bullish Brothers have posted the pictures here … Continue reading Lambretta MooN – hot rod style