Gore-Tex: Inventor of waterproof fabric Robert Gore dies aged 83

If you've got some quality rider clothing that keeps you both warm and dry, then chances are if it's not Gore-Tex then is could well be a similar type of thing that has been 'inspired' by said branded material. Robert W Gore’s discovery of expanded polytetrafluoroethylene (ePTFE) in the 1960s while working for the family … Continue reading Gore-Tex: Inventor of waterproof fabric Robert Gore dies aged 83

WIN Scooter Rally T-shirts & patches!

There may not be any real scooter rallies to attend in the near future, but that doesn’t mean you can’t be sporting the latest T-shirt and rally patches at the virtual events that are taking place over social media in the wake of the coronavirus outbreak! Printed before the nation went into lockdown, the 2020 … Continue reading WIN Scooter Rally T-shirts & patches!

Winter Product Testing

Just because it’s a little colder at this time of year doesn’t mean we here at ScooterNova magazine stop riding our scooters. In fact, the winter weather is the ideal opportunity to be testing certain products.Here are a few things that we’ll be reporting on in a future edition of the magazine, but for all … Continue reading Winter Product Testing

The future of crash helmets?

CES is apparently the world's gathering place for all those who thrive on the business of consumer technologies. Owned and produced by the Consumer Technology Association (CTA), this year's event in Las Vegas saw the presentation of a crash helmet that the developers think paves the way for rider safety of the future. There have … Continue reading The future of crash helmets?

Snow Ride

We've been following the marvellous idiaridellalambretta blog for a few years now. Written and beautifully illustrated by Silvia Bes there are some interesting articles and travel stories to enjoy.  The latest interview features Ryo Mochizuki's winter ride in snowy Japan.  Impressive scooter riding!     ***************************************************************** New edition of Scooter Nova magazine is out now.  … Continue reading Snow Ride

The ultimate selfie at the Isle of Wight scooter rally

Roll up roll up! Ladies and gentlemen, have we got something for you lovely people at this year's Isle of Wight scooter rally! All weekend at the ScooterNova magazine stall on the official rally campsite at Smallbrook Stadium near Ryde, we will have a pair of our ScooterNova riders, ready and waiting for your face … Continue reading The ultimate selfie at the Isle of Wight scooter rally