Casa Lambretta have been busy of late, which readers of ScooterNova magazine will know from our 'New products' pages. Their latest announcement is that production of remade Lambretta forks is about to begin in Italy. Casa Lambretta tell us that they will be, "Manufactured in Italy exclusively for Casa utilising the best materials available." Eight … Continue reading Remade Lambretta parts and kits for smallies
Now here's an opportunity that only turns up once in a blue moon - the possibility to purchase a historically important Lambretta and sidecar outfit. Interested? Then read on… The scooter here is a 1959 Lambretta LI 150 Series 2 model and has an original and rare Watsonian Sports sidecar attached. This combination is very … Continue reading Mike Karslake’s Lambretta & sidecar combo
Some low life scum has stolen Chuck's famous Series 2 TV175 off his driveway between 6pm last night and 1pm today! The registration number is 402 TPE. I cannot tell you how devastated Chuck is as we all are. He has had this scooter from new and we all know it very well. The … Continue reading STOLEN LAMBRETTA – Please help recover it
Automobile Products of India Ltd (API) were the first company in India to produce Lambretta scooters there, beginning in the late 50s by assembling the D and LD models from CKD (complete knock down) parts sent by Innocenti from Italy, before progressing to full production of the Li Series 2 model. API continued producing this … Continue reading Lambretta Series 2 – Pedigree Shows!
Here are a few photographs direct from the 2014 EuroLambretta rally in (mainly) sunny Switzerland. We had a great ride with some amazing scenery, fantastic roads, plenty of twist mountain passes and good friends. At the rally there was plenty to see and drool over for anyone, even with just a passing interest in Lambrettas, … Continue reading EuroLambretta 2014 – Welcome to Davos, Switzerland
Okay so it's a tenuous link, but hey, we like scooters and it seems a topical time to return to some of those from southern America, okay? We've visited South America before here on Scooternova, checking out a potentially rare Lambretta scooter for sale in Brazil earlier this year and visiting Colombian Lambretta factory here … Continue reading World Cup Fever – Brazilian Lambrettas
Thanks to Casa Lambretta and Rimini Lambretta Centre here's another photo from the Innocenti archives showing development of the a lambretta scooters during the 1950s. Dated February 1959, Speculation as to what exactly the wire mesh around this Tv175 Series 2 actually is ranges from a design for Innocenti to go competing in world speed … Continue reading More from the Innocenti Archive