'Be Different' says the 1960s advert by Glanfield Baldet Ltd of Northampton, in an attempt to win the business of aspiring scooterists near and far of the time. And 'different' … Continue reading Vespa and Lotus by Baldet
As we get closer to Easter, scooter projects across the globe get nearer to completion. But how many of those little finishing touches have you still to get? Whether building … Continue reading The devil’s in the detail
Okay, so it's actually three minutes and 10 seconds, but that wouldn't have worked as a title! In fact, if we're being completely honest it takes considerably longer than that, … Continue reading Classic Vespa restoration in just 3 minutes!
Today restored scooters from Asian are often treated with suspicion by scooterists in the Western world, but we often forget these modern-day classics were once everyday commuters out there. A … Continue reading Lambrettas and Vespas in Old Saigon
We found this in an old scooter magazine form the 1960s and saw a number of similarities to riders today. So, what type of scooterist are you then? Mod? Wobbler? … Continue reading 1967 – What type of scooterist are you?
Thanks to the scooter boom here in Great Britain during the late 1950s, a number of innovative people surfaced with products they thought us scooter riders would enjoy. Some of … Continue reading Lambretta Scootacaddy by Rhiando