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?
Edition 8 of ScooterNova magazine is at the printers, ready to go. The last two months have flown by with rallies in England, Wales, Scotland and Spain to attend, keeping our scooters' wheels turning almost non-stop! With ScooterNova magazine evolving slowly over the last 12 months, to the point where edition 7 received the most … Continue reading Number 8 is looking great!
Edition 4 of the new ScooterNova magazine is out now and includes an article on the Vespa 125 'Sei Giorni' Racer. We reckon this is a very important scooter for not only Vespa but other brands too, something as scooter enthusiasts that we have all benefitted from since. Earlier in October 2017, Piaggio invited ScooterNova … Continue reading Vespa Sei Giorni in ScooterNova magazine
The Lambretta Siluro prepares for another record attempt.One of the biggest hurdles scooter manufacturers in the post-war years had to overcome, was prejudice from motorcycle owners and manufacturers. But if they were going to survive in a tough market, they couldn't hide in the shadows. Something had to be done. Fighting fire with fire, taking … Continue reading Record breaking Lambretta scooter rides again!
With two great rallies so close to each other there's no point in unpacking much, so we're refuelling our scooters and heading down to sunny Essex this weekend for Mersea Island scooter rally. Over the weekend we'll be sharing stall space with the Lambretta Club of Great Britain, helping them out too. We will of … Continue reading ScooterNova Magazine at Mersea Island
Good day and welcome one and all. We're just dropping you a quick line to say that despite a busy scooter riding calendar this summer, we have found time to produce the third edition of ScooterNova magazine for you and it's currently winging its way to the printers. We've ridden lots of miles, taken plenty … Continue reading ScooterNova number 3 – be one of the first!
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