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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If you’ve an ear for a finely tuned, multi-cylinder two-stroke engine then you’ll know what I mean when I say they sound sweet! In edition 13 of
ScooterNova magazine we have a
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Our final video round-up of the 2017 scooter rally season takes us from August to November, riding from beautiful summer sunshine to the pitch black of the Lincolnshire Wolds. If you attended Strictly Scooters Continue reading
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It might be late November but there are still plenty of reasons to ride your scooter socially, other than simply commuting to work. The South West Scooter Clubs for example, organise their final Continue reading
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Levi Stubbs Tears
It was a long ride up for us and although the weather’s never usually too kind at this time of year, after a couple of hours of rain it cleared up and the sun even shone
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DTC Owners Club display in the IOW scooter custom show.
August Bank Holiday and we were back on the island for plenty more scooter related fun…
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I’m sure those of you who went remember most of it, but for those who didn’t well this is some of what you missed.
A moist ride up on Friday, complete with
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EuroVespa 1985 programme cover.
Back in 2006, the annual EuroVespa rally became World Vespa Days, part of Piaggio’s
Vespa World Club, but for many it will still be known as Continue reading
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Yes the rumours are true – and if you attended the
Bridlington Trade & Custom Scooter Show in the UK on 25 October 2014 you’d have seen all this for yourself!
The BSG Lambretta casing on display at Bridlington, October 2014.
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