Vespa (Ape) On Ice!

ape ice

No folks, this is not a festive show featuring beloved childhood cartoon characters held at Wembley Arena, but instead a form of scooter racing to while away the winter months… Continue reading

Vespa Ape – An uphill battle!

Will he or won’t he?
The suspense is killing us!

 

Three-wheeled scooters (designed in Great Britain)

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Three wheeled scooters that lean have come back into vogue recently, with the Piaggio MP3, Gilera Fuoco, Peugeot Metrolpolis and the new Quadro range, but those with a good scooter knowledge or memory may recognise the concept as a Continue reading

Scomadi UK (and Ireland) Dealer network announced

Scomadi scooters have just announced the dealer network for their forthcoming range of scooters.

The Scomadi 50 at Intermot, 2014 (Image ©Scomadi)

The Scomadi 50 at Intermot, 2014 (Image ©Scomadi)

A dozen dealers have been appointed to begin with, covering England from Tyne and Wear in the north-east to Bournemouth in Dorset, as well as South Wales, Belfast in Northern Ireland and Dublin south of the border.

Produced for Scomadi by Hanway in China, it is expected that the first Turismo Leggera 50cc versions will arrive in British showrooms in early December with prices beginning at £1897 for single colour models and £1997 for dual colour scooters.

Next to arrive will be the 125s in early 2015 with prices beginning at £2497, and then later in 2015 hopefully the 300 too.

For more details of your nearest dealers visit Scomadi website.

To view previous posts on this blog relating to Scomadi scooters click here.

Scomadi Promo film – ready to launch!

Scomadi 2014.

Scomadi 2014.

The new British scooter brand Scomadi is ready to launch, and have just completed their ‘background film’ for their display stand at the forthcoming Intermot motorcycle show in Köln, Germany next week. Continue reading

New Scomadi Production Line Rolling

Scomadi production line.

Scomadi production line.

The latest news from China, via Preston – and Facebook – is that the production of the Scomadi 50cc scooters is well under way… Continue reading

Scomadi scooters – prices & dates

One of the most common questions we get here at Scooternova seems to be regarding prices and dates for the forthcoming Scomadi range of scooters. And we’ve published a few blogs here, here, here and here, so we do generally get a few comments!

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(Lambretta) mopeds at Dawn!

Rimini Lambretta Centre.

Rimini Lambretta Centre.

Lambretta Luna range scooters are like Marmite, you either love the little chicken-chasers or you don’t.

If you do, then these new exhaust pipes might be just the thing you’re looking for – over the top accessories for sub-100cc scooters don’t come more ‘in ya face’ than this!

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New Scomadi Scooters – Prices and dates for 2014? Not yet.

There have been a lost of posts on the internet regarding the forthcoming Scomadi scooters, and indeed we’ve blogged about Scomadi a few times here and here.

Scomadi 50 prototype.

Scomadi 50 prototype.

There’s certainly been plenty of excitement about the scooters and of course the big question on everyone’s lips has been the retail price. How expensive (or cheap) will they be? Continue reading

Return of Django? Peugeot scooter launch in Milan

Peugeot Django

Peugeot Django

Peugeot Motorcycles went back to their scooter roots in Milan and announced the launch of their new Django scooter to the public, adding that they did make a few scooters back in the 1960s by displaying an old S57 scooter too.
 
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