Classics & Customs at the Vintage Motor Scooter Show, Coventry

Shake It Up Baby! (Vespa PX).

Shake It Up Baby! (Vespa PX).

AF S-Type Lambretta.

AF S-Type Lambretta.

Being sent to Coventry isn’t always bad, especially if scooters are involved. We spent today admiring plenty of them at the VMSC show, from rare Model A Lambretta to a club display of BSA and Triumphs and some show-winning customs too. Continue reading

Italy to Istanbul on Frankenstein’s Scooters

Maicoletta scooter with a 400cc Suzuki motorcycle engine, and a 186cc kitted Lambretta.

Maicoletta scooter with a 400cc Suzuki motorcycle engine, and a 186cc kitted Lambretta.

Last year freelance scooter journalist Sticky took a riding holiday from Italy to Istanbul with his family aboard some truly Frankenstein-like scooters. Continue reading