Okay so the headline might be a little over dramatic, but hopefully it caught your attention, right? One might have hoped that if anything good could come of Brexit then it might be that Great Britain distanced itself further from the restrictive legislation that German scooterists and motorists still suffer. But sadly it seems the … Continue reading Proposed anti-tampering laws threatens scooter and bike scenes
It may surprise some to learn that motor-scooters not only existed before the stylish post-WW2 Italian Lambretta and Vespa machines, but that there was a small but flourishing British scooter industry producing them too. In 1920, the Coventry-based Kenilworth was one of half a dozen or so scooters you could buy in the UK, alongside … Continue reading Rare 1920s British scooters and barn-find Lambretta GT200 for sale
What classic scooter are you riding this weekend? There is a good chance that it is either a Lambretta or a Vespa and that your choice today is based more upon your heart than your head. But what about the scooter riders of the 1960s, what did they base their decisions on? How did they … Continue reading Lambretta Vs Vespa
Like many, we've got a soft spot for a scooter rally in Weston-Super-Mare, not least because that is where ScooterNova magazine is based! So of course we'll be riding down from the Midlands to ScooterNova HQ at the Lambretta Museum on Friday morning for the BSRA event and enjoying the town over the weekend. You … Continue reading This Weekend in Weston-Super-Mare
A big thank you to Andy Francis and family for their hospitality last weekend up in Cumbria at his event. We were in town Friday, out with Dave and Claire from DDK Airbrushing who were doing a live painting display the following day. Good to catch up with a number of other scooterists out and … Continue reading Silloth Soul & Scooter Weekend
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!