Lower Age for Moped Licence in Germany

Mopeds recognised as a solution for the kids

Back in October 2019, the Bundestag – Germany’s federal parliament – passed a draft law amending their Road Traffic Act allowing the federal states to decide for themselves about the reduction of the minimum age for driving mopeds for their area.

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Lambretta’s red racing inner tubes?

We removed the original old Michelin ACS tyre from my Lambretta LD this morning, only to find this well-patched, bright red Englebert inner tube inside.

Englebert are an old brand of car tyre, known for their use in racing by the likes of Ferrari and Lancia in their day.
Who knew they did something for the humble little Lambretta too, hey?

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ScooterNova magazine – international and national postage savings

Since the launch of ScooterNova magazine in 2017, as well as covering Great Britain we’ve attracted a number of overseas readers throughout Europe as well as from America, Asia, Africa and Australia too. We understand that Continue reading

2017 Euro Lambretta Italy via Scotland

DSCN424219The Euro Lambretta 70th anniversary rally had long been anticipated.  Everyone has their own story to tell and we’ve been following their fun and exploits on blogs and social media over the past couple of weeks.

Our own story started by Continue reading

The Lambretta Elegant – a coals to Newcastle story?

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So we all know that the Lambretta was created by Innocenti in Italy, but what happened when Innocenti closed their Continue reading

Vespa (Ape) On Ice!

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No folks, this is not a festive show featuring beloved childhood cartoon characters held at Wembley Arena, but instead a form of scooter racing to while away the winter months… Continue reading

Twin Town Courier’s Slovenian Success

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Some of you may know of the freelance journalist from Scootering magazine by the name of Sticky. His latest venture is to ride a Lambretta around Europe visiting ‘twin towns’, his latest blog uncovering the fact* that Slovenians “speak better English than  Continue reading

The 1962 Lambretta Rally to Istanbul (video)

lam_Istanbul_rally_62Back in 1962, Lambrettista from all over Europe rode to Istanbul for a big international Lambretta scooter rally there. Those attending included scooterists from Scandinavia, Spain and the UK, many of those attending riding all the way there from their home countries. Continue reading