Burton Brewers Custom Show 2017

Atomic, Blondie themed Lambretta GP. Paint by Garage Artwerks, engraving by Don Blocksidge.

Atomic, Blondie themed Lambretta GP. Paint by Garage Artwerks, engraving by Don Blocksidge.

Last weekend saw the scooter season opener in Burton-upon-Trent, at local club the Burton Brewers SC’s annual custom show.
In a slight departure from the norm however, we joined forces with our friends over at the Scooter Lab UK and  shared our photos and stories with them.

So for a show report, results and lots of photographs as well as a neat video too, please click on the image-link below and enjoy as normal!

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Scooter rallies 2016 – our new promo video

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Yes finally, a new video to watch! But first apologies for the abnormally quiet period from us but we’ve had a few exciting things going on in the background that we’ll be able to share with you  Continue reading

Lambretta Club of Great Britain 2017 Rallies Announced

Hot off the press!! Scooternova are in sunny Doncaster today for the LCGB AGM, where this year’s Lambretta club event calendar was announced. Continue reading

BSSO Scooter Race 2017 Dates Announced

British Scooter Sports Organisation Provisional Fixture dates for 2017 announced today.

Great news to see that the Anglesey meet coincides with the BSRA National Scooter Rally in Llandudno so, for one weekend at least, we can have our cake and eat it!

2017BSSODates

2017BSSODates

BSSO Dates for your diary

24 March 2017 – Mallory Park Test Day

1 – 2 April 2017 – Croft

15 – 16 April 2017 – Mallory Park

13 – 14 May 2017 – East Fortune, Scotland

4 June 2017 – Snetterton

1 – 2 July 2017 – Cadwell Park

22 – 23 July 2017 – Anglesey

13 August 2017 – Brands Hatch : Festival Italia

19 – 20 August 2017 – Lydden Hill

2 – 3 September 2017 – Croft

23 – 24 September 2017 – Cadwell Park

For more information and any updates head to the BSSO website.

An afternoon in France with Vespa (and Silver City)

Taking your scooters to France for the afternoon, for less than a fiver? it can only be the 1950s, can’t it? Continue reading

New Year, new bike licence?

It’s nearly New Year folks, time for resolutions. So if you’ve not done it yet, what about passing your motorcycle test and getting a

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Goodbye Jonnie

Jonnie Bolland, RIP.

It was a sad day yesterday as the scooter scene said goodbye to one of the most popular and influential characters within it, Jonnie Bolland. Continue reading

RIP Jonnie Bolland – a legend of the scooter scene

Jonnie (centre) with VFM partner Steve Foster and fellow scooterist Lobby, at the Isle of Wight scooter rally, 2007.

Jonnie (centre) with VFM partner Steve Foster and fellow scooterist Lobby, at the Isle of Wight scooter rally, 2007.

We are sad to learn today of the passing of our friend Jonnie Bolland, a member of the Stockport Crusaders SC and a big part of the VFM team of scooterists. Continue reading