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
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
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?
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
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
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?
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