SLUK and ScooterNova Magazine are getting together to bring you a brand-new scooter event in summer 2019.
ScooterExpo will be a huge showcase for some of the finest scooters ever built. It will also be Continue reading
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We’ve a couple more videos of our adventures in 2017 we’d like to share with you, both of which involve
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Advert from 1956
Back in 1951, NSU of Germany signed a deal with Innocenti of Italy to build Lambretta scooters at their factory in Neckarsulm under licence. The deal was to last for
Posted in 1950s, Lambretta, Scooter Factory |
Tagged 125cc, 1950s, audi, Innocenti, lambretta, Lambretta LC, lambretta ld, marketing, model c, myth, nsu, prima, prima IV, scooter, scooter factory |
For those that didn’t know, Innocenti issued a licence for Lambretta scooters to be manufactured in Spain and production there continued long after it ceased in Italy, finally coming to a halt around 1989.
This advertisement is one of our favourites from the Spanish concern, Serveta, dating from the early to mid-1970s.
For those who want more, see our previous posts
here and a slightly more tenuous link here.
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Tagged 70s, advert, advertisement, eibar, Jet 200, lambretta, pony 200, scooter factory, Scooterlinea 125, Serveta, Servetta, Special 150 |
1977 Italian Vespa P-range advert (screen grab – click to view film).
Back in 1977, Italian scooter manufacturer
Piaggio launched not just a new Vespa scooter but a new range of Vespas. I’m sure they didn’t realise back then that they’d still be manufacturing a PX in 2015, but they are, and this Italian television advert shows the first models in the range from 1977…
Vespa P-range television advertisement.
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Tagged 125, 150, 200, advert, advertisement, marketing, Nuova, Nuovo, p-range, P150, P200, PE, Piaggio, px125, px200, scooter factory, T5, television, Vespa, vespa 50, Vespa Primavera, Vespa PX, Vespa Rally 200 |
Who’d have thought it? Just when you think you know where all the Lambretta factories were ,another one turns up!
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Tagged Innocenti, lambretta factory, malaya, malaysia, scooter factory, special X, Sx150, Tun Abdul Razak B Hussain |
Yes the rumours are true – and if you attended the
Bridlington Trade & Custom Scooter Show in the UK on 25 October 2014 you’d have seen all this for yourself!
The BSG Lambretta casing on display at Bridlington, October 2014.
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The new British scooter brand Scomadi is ready to launch, and have just completed their ‘background film’ for their display stand at the forthcoming Intermot motorcycle show in Köln, Germany next week.
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Scomadi production line.
The latest news from China, via Preston – and Facebook – is that the production of the Scomadi 50cc scooters is well under way…
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Tagged 125cc, 50, 50cc, automatic, chinese, lambretta, lambretta gp, marketing, new scooter, Nuova, Nuovo, Scomadi, scooter factory, Turismo leggera, twist & go |
Previewed a few months ago,
Rimini Lambretta Centre have recently posted some more photographs and information of the forthcoming Casa Lambretta 305cc kit and brand new engine casings to boot. Continue reading
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