Arthur Francis – a true scooter legend

The name Arthur Francis has become legendary amongst scooterists around the world, and deservedly so. From humble beginnings working for a scooter shop in Watford, Hertfordshire, to setting up his own scooter shop (Lambretta and Vespa dealership) along with a Fiat car showroom too, Arthur is often associated with the S-Type Lambretta dealer special. While … Continue reading Arthur Francis – a true scooter legend

New Shoei NXR2 crash helmet for the summer

I do like a Shoei crash helmet. They fit me well, are light, comfortable, well-vented and of course safe. Got a heard worth 10p then buy a 10p helmet, and all that. I have Shoei NXR helmet and have ridden tens of thousands of miles in it with no complaints. And now Shoei have improved … Continue reading New Shoei NXR2 crash helmet for the summer

Racing, world records, tributes & more scooters!

We're pleased to announce that edition 25 of Scooternova magazine is currently at the printers being prepared for publishing next week. To celebrate our 25th magazine and FOUR years of independent publishing we're giving away a FREE sticker too (while stocks last), so renew your subscriptions now or get your pre-orders in ASAP to make sure … Continue reading Racing, world records, tributes & more scooters!

Isle of Wight Scooter Rally 2021 – fingers crossed!

A press release from VFM* brings some positive optimism for the 2021 scooter rally season. Details are below, and like us keep your fingers, legs and toes crossed while reading it! Here’s the GOOD NEWS you’ve all been waiting for... VFM* are delighted to announce that this year’s Isle of Wight International Scooter Rally will … Continue reading Isle of Wight Scooter Rally 2021 – fingers crossed!

Storage Cases Back in Stock

Extremely popular among many readers, our magazine storage cases are finally back in stock. Made in England and with a capacity to store up to  eight magazines in each case, we decided from the beginning that our quality magazine deserved a suitable method of storage; stylish, efficient and effective. Not only do our cases look … Continue reading Storage Cases Back in Stock

Collection of Rare Scooters For Sale

Here in Great Britain we’re lucky to have the Lambretta Museum in Weston-super-Mare, offering an example of every scooter Innocenti produced from Model A to GP, as well as Lambrettas from further afield such as France, Germany, Spain and India too. It’s a great place to visit, whether in Weston for a rally or a … Continue reading Collection of Rare Scooters For Sale