Good news folks, edition 9 of ScooterNova magazine is on the way! Completed and printed in time for the Isle of Wight scooter rally next weekend, you can pre-order online and be one of the first to receive it. So what’s to look forward to in edition 9? We celebrate the 50th anniversary of the … Continue reading What’s inside number 9? New edition out soon!
If you are on your way to the EuroLambretta rally in Spain this weekend, then you'll no doubt be pleased to learn that ScooterNova magazine will be there... again! We say 'again' because those of us involved with ScooterNova have been riding to EuroLambretta rallies for decades now, and of course last year we were … Continue reading EuroLambretta ScooterNova stickers & magazines
Something that's been eagerly awaited by many is the arrival of the new CNC machined billet engines from BSG in Italy. Well, the good news is that first of these are now available and being built to order. We first brought you news of this project here when the 305 was announced in 2014 and … Continue reading Vespa BSG 51hp 305 engines now for sale!
Suzuki has unveiled a number of new concept models at this year’s Tokyo Motor Show, two of which we think are of interest to scooterists. The Concept GSX sports bike was "designed to highlight the potential and the future development of Suzuki’s GSX ranges, from GSX-R and Hayabusa to GSX-S." 'So what?' You may ask. … Continue reading Concepts at Tokyo Motor Show
Last week we packed our bags for the ride to the much anticipated Rimini Lambretta Centre Open Day. It certainly didn't disappoint! Team RLC worked hard to entertain all the Lambretta enthusiasts who made the trip to their new shop in Poggia Torriana. Impeccable workshop, stunning displays and a warm welcome met us. The … Continue reading Rimini Lambretta Centre Open Day
Three wheeled scooters that lean have come back into vogue recently, with the Piaggio MP3, Gilera Fuoco, Peugeot Metrolpolis and the new Quadro range, but those with a good scooter knowledge or memory may recognise the concept as a British design from the 1960s that's still seen on streets around the world today. In the … Continue reading Three-wheeled scooters (designed in Great Britain)
As we've posted previously, 2014 is the 50th anniversary of the Arthur Francis (aka AF) S-type dealer special Lambretta scooters. As a result of said posts published on Scooternova, Chris Wylde contacted us to tell us a little about the original 250cc S-type he bought back in 1967; a certain TJH 25D. For those with … Continue reading Arthur Francis S-Type 250 – from Watford to Milan and Glagow!