Back in edition 25 of ScooterNova we published an interview with Keith Terry about his time with scooters, so far. If you missed that, then you certainly missed out. From his time as the 'Ke' of Kegra Racing, to getting stopped by the police while road-testing his world record-breaking Lambretta, it is an extremely interesting … Continue reading Keith Terry – Lambretta Record Breaker!
This weekend sees the popular Devon seaside town of Exmouth host the BSRA national scooter rally and we'll be riding down to join in the merriment and fun in the sun there. The event poster hereabouts details what's going on and it is in the dealers market on the Saturday where you will find the … Continue reading ScooterNova magazine at Exmouth Scooter Rally
Back in 1951 Innocenti built a 125cc record-breaking Lambretta 'siluro' that reached 201kph (125mph), breaking records in many classes and categories, including the top speed record for a 125cc machine. Fast forward to the 21st century and Team SRP Racetech are one of three teams currently aiming to break Lambretta top speed records. They invited … Continue reading Lambretta Top Speed Records – who is aiming for them?
After a couple of weekends without rallies, we were more than ready for the ride to Bridlington on Friday morning for the last BSRA scooter rally of this season. A surprisingly mild trip saw our merry band of scooter riders arrive mid afternoon. After locking up the scooters and a quick scrub-up we were … Continue reading The Last BSRA Scooter Rally of 2016 at Bridlington
It's that time of year again scooter people; as October draws to a close so the Bridlington show arrives, signalling the end of the BSRA scooter rally season. What, Where and When? Over the weekend of 28 and 29 October 2016, if you've attended before then the format remains virtually unchanged for the last few … Continue reading Bridlington Scooter Trade & Custom Show 2016
The early 1960s were a time for Lambretta endurance records, a timed ride from London to Milan being recorded in 1960 and again in 1965. Then, in 1967, Arthur Francis Ltd of Watford decided that they would have a go at breaking the record too. And in true Arthur Francis style, they didn't just break … Continue reading London to Milan Lambretta Record