There are those who ‘fettle’ in their sheds, some simply ‘maintain’. There are a few however with the ability to ‘create’ and the Dystopian Project scooter is the result of Continue reading
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ScooterNova magazine will be heading to this year’s first UK scooter club custom show, hosted by Burton Brewers Scooter Club this weekend. We’ll have all five issues of ScooterNova magazine available on our stall so if you’re missing any from your collection
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So we all know that the Lambretta was created by Innocenti in Italy, but what happened when Innocenti closed their
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Tagged 150 DL, dl, Elegant, gp200, Grad Prix, Indian, italy, lambretta, lambretta innovation, Lambretta Italia spa, scooters india limited, SIL |
Earlier this week we posted about a 5-wheeled Vespa, and now we have a 4-seater Lambretta, where
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Tagged 3 seater, 4 seater, custom scooter, four, gp200, GTS, Indonesia, Jubilee Scooters, Lambretta Limo, Limousine, paint, rat rod, seats, SIL, Vespa |
For many Lambrettisti, the annual pilgrimage to the Euro Jamboree of Lambretta enthusiasts is the pinnacle of their season’s riding, and this year’s event is
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Tagged 2015, 26th, austria, Ebensee, Euro Lambretta, Eurolambretta, gp200, Innocenti, Lambretta Club of Austria, lcgb, LI150, series 1, Serveta, SIL, SX200, TV |
As we’ve posted previously, 2014 is the 50th anniversary of the Arthur Francis (aka AF) S-type dealer special Lambretta scooters.
As a result of said posts published on Scooternova, Chris Wylde contacted us to tell us a little about the original 250cc S-type he bought back in 1967; a certain TJH 25D.
Chris Wylde in 1967.
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Here are a few photographs direct from the
2014 EuroLambretta rally in (mainly) sunny Switzerland. We had a great ride with some amazing scenery, fantastic roads, plenty of twist mountain passes and good friends.
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With the long-awaited winter-summer-autumn-winter rebuild of my Lambretta GP 200 finally getting into gear (sort of – I’ve got another scooter to strip down first!), I’ve found myself pondering whether to splash out on a few trick-looking parts as well as rewarding its loyal service of 15 years with a new coat of paint. The big question then – are a couple of carbon fibre parts a justifiable treat, or an extravagance not worth the money?
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Tagged 200, accessories, bling, Carbon fibre, custom, dl, gp200, Grand Prix, Innocenti, lambretta, SIL, TS1 |
Prototype disc brake for Lambretta twin cylinder.
As we’ve reported here
before (fairly recently in fact), Rimini Lambretta Centre have been given the task of recommissioning one of two remaining Lambretta twin-cylinder prototype scooters. Continue reading
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Tagged 1960s, disc brake, gp200, innocenti factory, lambretta, lambretta sx200, prototype, scooter, twin cylinder |
Page from 1960s Arthur Francis Ltd catalogue.
2014 is the 50th anniversary of the iconic AF S-Type Lambretta scooter.
Developed by Watford scooter dealer Arthur Francis back in 1964 to sell more scooters, the AF S-Type has become probably the most well-known of all the dealer special scooters of all time.
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