Great Britain was apparently the only country in Europe where Lambretta sales outstripped those of Vespa back in the 50s and 60s, and the man behind that talks exclusively to ScooterNova magazine in the forthcoming edition 33. Lambretta Concessionaires Ltd were the British importers and Maurice Knight was employed from the very beginning to sell … Continue reading Fantastic scooters and exclusive interviews
British Scooter Endurance Club are back at Whilton Mill for the first of the three race meetings in 2022 this weekend. Whilton Mill was the track used for the first meeting of 2021 and as Covid restrictions prevented spectators then, the racing was beamed live around the world at television-quality via the wonders of YouTube, … Continue reading Watch LIVE – BSEC endurance racing Whilton Mill this weekend
In the 21st century a brand new, 4-speed, classic 2-stroke powered Lambretta is a rare sight to behold. But we've got one for you in the brand new edition 30 (March/April 2022) of ScooterNova magazine. Not content with that, we also have one of the first autolube Vespa scooters ever produced, a Sprint that was … Continue reading Brand New Lambretta, the first autolube Vespa + plenty more scooters too!
Ever wanted to see inside a 2-stroke engine while it is running? Then check out these cool videos from Chylo Racing in Poland who have produced various transparent components for an old Simson S51 49cc motorbike which allow you to do just that. Back in May 2021 Chylo shared a video on their YouTube channel … Continue reading Inside a 2-stroke engine – how cool is this?
Every now and again a custom scooter comes along and makes you go ‘wow’, and the artwork on St George certainly does that. Attending Andy Francis Scooters & Soul weekend in Cumbria a few weeks ago, ScooterNova got the exclusive on this stunning Lambretta that was unveiled there. Built by Andy himself it was painted … Continue reading Stunning customs, 1950s Tours and rare Japanese scooters
We're off scooter racing this weekend so won't be around to answer emails or post orders until Monday. If you're coming to Teesside then please pop over and say hello: ScooterNova magazine are once again sponsoring Team 114 Spire Tarmac Terriers and Team 4 London Lambretta Club. Andy is also racing as part of the … Continue reading Scooter Racing This Weekend – watch it live!