New Scomadi 50 & 125cc scooter launched in Milan

The Scomadi brand name arrived a few years ago as a result of research and development into creating a modern scooter that was influenced by 1960s Lambretta scooters.

Scomadi 300

Scomadi 300

The first scooters were hand-built, limited edition carbon fibre bodied scooters powered by 250cc and then 300cc Piaggio 4-stroke auto engines, as used in the Vespa GTS range. These were produced by PM Tuning and Scooter Innovations in Lancashire and a couple of these were on display in Milan.

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New Lambretta scooters – the good, the bad & the others!

SIL Lambretta advert from the 1990s.

SIL Lambretta advert from the 1990s.

The final Lambrettas to roll of the Scooters India Limited (SIL) production line did so in 1997. I know, I bought one of them.

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New Lambretta lookalike for 2014 – Scomadi to launch at Eicma

Scomadi leaflet

Scomadi leaflet

British company Scomadi have announced they will launch their new range of scooters at Eicma, aka Milan Motorcycle Show next week in Italy.

A few years ago a couple of businesses on the North West got together to create a classic styled scooter with a modern automatic engine. PM Tuning and Scooter Innovation (aka Lambretta Innovation)’s first offering were titled Series 4 and Series 5, built to order and based around the styling of the Lambretta GL/ dl range which was originally design for Innocenti by Bertone.

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Jo Wood / Karslake on a Lambretta scooter again!

Well you seemed to like the last one so here’s another! It’s Jo Wood (née Jo Karslake) appearing in an advert for Two Four Accessories Ltd back in the 1970s.
 
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