Tuning a 50s classic Lambretta

The Lambretta LD was produced by Innocenti for most of the 1950s and together with with it's open-frame sibling, the Model D, hundreds of thousands were sold. Great for their time, but not really suitable for modern roads. Until now... In edition 22 of ScooterNova magazine we exclusively road test the new Granturismo LD150 Reed … Continue reading Tuning a 50s classic Lambretta

Scooters Calendar 2021 – perfect gift for Christmas

Following the success of last year's calendar, we here at ScooterNova magazine produced another for 2021. And yes, we are full of optimism because forward thinking is the way to go! Anyway, the 2021 calendar features both Lambretta and Vespa scooters, plus a vintage Peugeot too. Each and every scooter has graced the pages of … Continue reading Scooters Calendar 2021 – perfect gift for Christmas

Rimini Lambretta Centre – new year, new structure

We've known the folks at Rimini Lambretta Centre for many years now, shared many an adventure with them and had the pleasure of not only their company both in Italy as well as hosting them in the UK, but also their scooters and scooter skills too (in fact RLC kindly did the engine for my … Continue reading Rimini Lambretta Centre – new year, new structure

Mike Karslake’s Model D

When the late Mike Karslake's Lambretta Museum went up for auction in the early 1990s, the scooters were scattered across the four corners, many to become insignificant Lambrettas once more. However his restored Model D with the reg number LAM 150D stood out for all the right reasons, and the story of what happened to … Continue reading Mike Karslake’s Model D

Most popular scooter rally weekend of the year?

On the last weekend of June we are totally spoiled for choice, with stacks of events for scooter enthusiasts.  From north to south here's just a selection to get your wheels spinning! Click on the flyers for   more information. For those after a copy of ScooterNova magazine while on their travels, at the Awfully … Continue reading Most popular scooter rally weekend of the year?

New products for classic scooters

A few new products have dropped into our electronic inbox in recent weeks that have stirred our interest, and so we thought we’d share a few with you if you’d not seen them yet yourselves. Firstly, Readspeed Scooters have a couple of new electronic CDI units they have developed that could appeal to a vast … Continue reading New products for classic scooters