Italjet – shaking up the scooter market again

Whether you’re a fan of modern automatic scooters or not, there is no denying that the latest offering from Italjet pushes boundaries with regards to design. And, in my opinion, the current scooter market desperately needs this! For the main, Italian firm Italjet have been associated with making things a little different, from motorbikes in … Continue reading Italjet – shaking up the scooter market again

New Bajaj Chetak – a modern classic in the making?

Back in 2016 we speculated that Bajaj Auto of India were to bring back their popular Chetak scooter to the market. It seems we were partially correct... On 17 October 2019 Bajaj unveiled their new Chetak scooter; a classic name from their range once bestowed upon a scooter produced from old Piaggio tooling.Bajaj were once … Continue reading New Bajaj Chetak – a modern classic in the making?

New Italjet Dragster coming soon?

Back in November 2018, Italjet showed a new version of their Dragster scooter at Eicma, aka the Milan Motorcycle Show. After years of showing mainly electric bicycles there with the occasional appearance of an Asian-looking scooter, or an old Dragster with a Piaggio 250cc 4stroke engine in it, we wondered if this was indeed the … Continue reading New Italjet Dragster coming soon?

Scooter theft, Vespa deals and electric classics

Scooter theft and related crime has sadly featured on many newsfeeds over the last 18 months or so, but hopefully the tide is turning. Once police officers had confirmation of that they wouldn’t be prosecuted if a thieving scrote crashed while being chased on a stolen vehicle, they became more of a deterrent. Even if … Continue reading Scooter theft, Vespa deals and electric classics

ScooterNova subscriptions Christmas gift

Everyone appreciates a quality gift at Christmas, and the good news is that with ScooterNova you can buy quality at an affordable price. Not only that, but if you choose to buy a friend or relative a ScooterNova magazine subscription this year, we'll give you a free ScooterNova Christmas card in the post so you … Continue reading ScooterNova subscriptions Christmas gift

Something old, something new : Scomadi TL200

Scooternova is all about the old.  We love our scootering heritage and have collected an extensive personal archive of magazines, photographs, literature and memorabilia over many years.  Lambrettas, Vespas and all the other wild and wonderful scooters that we have owned, ridden and swooned over. Scooternova is all about Scooters.  When a British company take … Continue reading Something old, something new : Scomadi TL200

Scomadi 50 & 125 – Latest news

It seems the new Scomadi scooters are proving popular here in the UK, so we thought we'd bring you a little  update on what's been going on. Following the promo video launched in September 2014, The first 50cc production models arrived in Great Britain towards the end of 2014, and were sent immediately to Scomadi … Continue reading Scomadi 50 & 125 – Latest news