NSU Scooters – the Lambretta evolution

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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 Continue reading

Exclusive – NEW Electric Vespa Announced!

 Ending the 70 Years of Vespa anniversary celebrations, Piaggio chose the Milan Motorcycle Show to unveil what could potentially be the next chapter in Continue reading

The Last BSRA Scooter Rally of 2016 at Bridlington

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After a couple of weekends without rallies, we were more than ready for the ride to Bridlington on Friday morning for the last BSRA scooter rally of this season.  A surprisingly Continue reading

Classic Vespa restoration in just 3 minutes!

screen-shot-2016-10-25-at-19-31-10Okay, so it’s actually three minutes and 10 seconds, but that wouldn’t have worked as a title!
In fact, if we’re being Continue reading

Bridlington Scooter Trade & Custom Show 2016

snrlcsilIt’s that time of year again scooter people; as October draws to a close so the Bridlington show arrives, signalling the end  Continue reading

The most expensive Vespa in the world?

vespa986Here at Scooternova we swing both ways and beyond. We ride Lambrettas, Vespas and other classic scooters, and we have no biased opinion on any superior marque. So for all the Lambrettisti  Continue reading

LCGB BSM Rally at Malton

  
LCGB’s Malton rally was the host for the AF Rayspeed anniversary last time ScooterNova riders attended. A cracking rally for members only by advance ticket. 

Mike Karslake’s Lambretta & sidecar combo

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  Continue reading

LCGB BSM Rally 3 – Llangollen, Wales

Despite the chilly and typical April weather, the ScooterNova riders had a smashing time riding to North Wales for the third Lambretta Club of Great Britain scooter rally.

LCGB Llangollen

LCGB Llangollen

Numbers were a little low on the campsite but there was nothing low about the standard of scooters. The pubs were busy with a jovial atmosphere as we supped the pints we’d earned. We even nipped out on the Saturday ‘rideout’, being lured by the Horseshoe Pass which was only slightly marred by the hailstorms! Our Lambrettas were trouble free for the trip back to the sunny South. Well done, once again, to LCGB for a fun weekend.

Something old, something new : Scomadi TL200

Scooternova is all about the old.  We love our scootering heritage and have collected an extensive personal archive of magazines, photographs, literature and memorabilia over many years.  Lambrettas, Vespas and all the other wild and wonderful scooters that we have owned, ridden and swooned over.

New Scomadi TL200

New Scomadi TL200

Scooternova is all about Scooters.  When a British company take a leap of faith to build a new scooter for our scene, then we’re interested.  We’re not the only ones.  A new vibrant and interactive scooter website has an exclusive report and technical video for you to enjoy.

Scomadi TL200

Scomadi TL200