Here is the Spangles custom Vespa PX – another star of the new edition 16 of ScooterNova magazine and also the Woolacombe scooter rally patch.
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Tagged classic, custom, daddy roth, douglas, flake, magazine, Piaggio, px, retro, riders choice, riding dirty customs, scooter, scooter magazine, scooter scene, scooter world, scootering, scooterist, scooternova, spangles, Vespa, Vespa PX |
Back in 2016 we speculated that Bajaj Auto of India were to bring back their popular Chetak scooter to the market. It seems we were partially correct…
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This weekend saw the doors open for ScooterExpo, an event that had been eight months in the planning, although in my mind for a fair bit longer than that.
While I may have first considered the concept of a new scooter event prior to launching ScooterNova magazine back in 2017, it couldn’t have happened without the help of my friend Iggy at ScooterLab UK. After sharing ideas of an event organised by the both of us, we sat down at the end of 2018 to discuss the potential, various suggestions, and after he came up with the venue, ScooterExpo was born – the first joint event by ScooterNova magazine and SLUK.
Norrie Kerr’s Vespa SS50 in the foreground at ScooterExpo. Continue reading
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Edition 10 of ScooterNova magazine is being finished, ready to be sent to the printers next week. We’re very excited and proud to announce that of the many exclusive features inside we have the famous 1980s show-winning custom scooter of Jeremy Howlett, Wake! Now with a new owner and painstakingly restored to Continue reading
Posted in 1970s, Lambretta, Mod, New Products, Road Trip, Rode Tested, scooter, Scooter Event, scooter racing, Scooter Rally, Tested Products, Vespa |
Tagged air brush, casa performance, classic scooterist, custom, don blocksidge, douglas, Geiger, gp200, GS150, Jeremy Howlett, lambretta, NC500, paul weller, ralliest, scoot news, scooter magazine, scooter world, scootering, scootermania, SX200, tools, Turismo Veloce, TV, TV175, VBA, VBB, vfm, Wake |
After a wonderful weekend on the Isle of Wight over the August Bank Holiday, we are heading over to Essex this weekend to sunny Mersea Island scooter rally.
Always a good rally, we’ll be riding down on Friday morning and setting up
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Tagged Bertone, Big 7, blind scooter guy, bsra, classic scooterist, Colchester, Darkside, douglas, dupont 24, fun games, GS, king salami, Lambretta Club Great Britain, lcgb, LML, Lui, luna edition 9, men of north country, mersea island, new edition, popes of chilltown, riders choice, scooter magazine, scooter rally, scooter run, scooter scene, scooter world, scootering, scooterist, scooternova, scooterrun, stall, superlatives, suspension, tuning, wide frame vespa |
To commemorate the 60th anniversary since the first Isle of Man Scooter Rally, the Isle of Man Post Office have issued a set of 8 special scooter stamps.
The set includes
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Tagged Bona, classic scooter, classic scootering, collecting, collector, douglas, Euro, first day cover, indie mag, IOM, IOM scooter week, Isle of man, lambretta, magazine, maicoletta, Nev Frost, philanthropist, post office, retro, scooter magazine, scooter rally, scootering, scooterist, stamp collecting, stamps, TT, Velocette, Vespa, Viceroy |
There have been plenty of mutterings of late regarding how long the recent winter has lasted, but fear not dear reader for Easter is almost upon us!
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Tagged anniversary, archive, bsra, classic scooterist, custom show, douglas, eicma, frankland, franklin, free sticker, hungary, ian, Innocenti, lambretta, postcard, red hot chili peppers, renewal, retro, run, scooter magazine, scooter rally, scooter world, scootering, Scooterists, scooternova, seaside, subscription., taffspeed, touring, Vespa, vintage, whitby |
While snow is falling around western Europe possibly in amounts only our Scandinavian readers are prepared for, brave postal delivery people are making sure that the sound of the new ScooterNova magazine falling onto door mats across the nation cheers people up in these cold months! Continue reading
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Tagged air brush, Alpinestars, archives, classic, Clubman, custom, Dave Dickinson, DDK, douglas, dystopian project, frankland, franklin, furygan, Givi, hungary, ian, independent, indie mag, Innocenti, kit, lambretta, lambretta club, lcgb, liquid cooled, macna, milan-taranto, milano, moto giro d'italia, oxford, pete mckee, px, red hot chili peppers, richa, riders choice, rst, scar tissue, scene, scooter magazine, scooter tuning, scooter world, scootering, scooterist, scooternova, scoter, Spada, taffspeed, taranto, terry, tessier, tested, tucano urbano, Vespa, Vijai, vijay, waterproofs, zundapp bella |
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
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Tagged ape, bsra, douglas, Eurolambretta, lambretta, maicoletta, Piaggio, rallies, ride connected, scooter magazine, scooter rally, scooter run, sena, Vespa, video, vintage |
So what to do; you’re at a scooter rally and during the course of the afternoon, you and you friend find yourselves disagreeing on whether Continue reading