While snow is falling around western Europe possibly in amounts only our Scandinavian readers are prepared for, brave postal delivery people are making sure that the sound of the new ScooterNova magazine falling onto door mats across the nation cheers people up in these cold months! Continue reading
We’ve a couple more videos of our adventures in 2017 we’d like to share with you, both of which involve Continue reading
When in Rome, do as the Romans do. When in Milano though, a pilgrimage to the old Innocenti factory Continue reading
Today Japanese manufacturing giant Honda are known for cars, twist & go plastic scooters, and motorcycles – one of which has just powered MotoGP ride Marc Marquez to another championship winning season.
But back in 1954 the fledgling company produced its first scooter, Juno K-Type.
We shouldn’t be surprised really, but it still amazes when a company decides that using an old manufacturing brand on modern Chinese scooters is a sure-fire way to sales success. But they do, and here’s the latest… Continue reading
During a recent visit to Milan we came across this Piaggio Vespa Ape parked at a junction outside a bar and tobacconist. Doubling up as a mobile florists, it shows the ingenuity of the owner to utilise the right vehicle as both commercial transport and a retail outlet!
Being the larger Ape TM model too, it also shows how monstrously large and horrible the new German Mini that it’s parked behind (or rather, resting against!) is as well. Doubles all round!
Iso Rivolta began before World War 2 Isothermos as a manufacturer of refrigeration units. Post war however, they joined numerous other Italian companies in mobilising the masses. Continue reading
So by now you’ve seen the video posted a few days ago and know the young lady is rushing to get herself a Peroni beer. Coincidentally, Nastro Azzurro is a favourite here at Scooternova, so we know how she feels…
Anyway, being Italian, are of course no strangers to the Vespa scooter, and here are a few more adverts of their’s from recent times.