London on 2-wheels is far easier than using a bus!
This might sound like scaremongering, but plans are afoot to charge both two and four-wheeled vehicles of a certain age to drive in London, and if it’s not stopped now then
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Our final video round-up of the 2017 scooter rally season takes us from August to November, riding from beautiful summer sunshine to the pitch black of the Lincolnshire Wolds. If you attended Strictly Scooters 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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As you know, we here at ScooterNova do like to ride our scooters, an ethos that ties in perfectly with this weekend’s trip away with like-minded folk in The Awfully Pleasant Scooter Association.
Created a number of years ago by our friends at
Disco Dez Scooters, the ethos is a laid back, Continue reading
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Yes finally, a new video to watch! But first apologies for the abnormally quiet period from us but we’ve had a few exciting things going on in the background that we’ll be able to share with you
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Okay, 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
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Yamaha mopeds, scooterettes and small motorcycles of the 1960s – a more innocent time maybe, before ‘swinging’ meant what it does today. Mind you, the Yamaha swingers look happy enough!
Over-indulged in food, drink and relatives already? If you’re looking for a break from festivities then
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More classic Vespa USA promotional material from the 1970s courtesy of The Marquis’ blog.
Maybe not everyone’s cup of tea regarding transport, but interesting nonetheless we feel.
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Walker Slater saddle bag
Of the many positive things about the scooter scene, one of them is that the people involved within it are so diverse. So if you’re looking for something a little different
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