Good news folks, edition 9 of ScooterNova magazine is on the way!
Completed and printed in time for the Isle of Wight scooter rally next weekend, you can pre-order online and be one of the first to receive it.
So what’s to look forward to in edition 9?
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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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If you’ve even but a passing interest in the story of scooter tuning from the 1970s until the present day, then you’ll enjoy the exclusive interview we have in the current edition of ScooterNova magazine with Ian Frankland of Taffspeed. Continue reading
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Mike Karslake racing his Lambretta combo back in the early 1970s.
Now here’s an opportunity that only turns up once in a blue moon – the possibility to purchase a historically important Lambretta and
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Jo Wood is known to many for her range of organic products, as former wife of a Rolling Stone and to some, a contestant on BBCTV‘s Strictly Come Dancing. Before all that however, she was a model and was also photographed many a time with a Lambretta scooter or two.
1970s Lambretta brochure
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