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Scootering July 2018

The UK's biggest and best scootering magazine - with over 130 pages containing some of the best examples of customised and restored Lambretta and Vespa scooters in the world, new scooter reviews and test rides, events/ rallies/ show reports, and the massive 48-page pull-out Scooter Trader section - the best place to buy & sell scooters, spare parts and memorabilia! Each month Scootering also has a large Music section with reviews, band news, interviews and event exclusives. It also regularly raids the archives to bring you best scooter stories and pictures from yesteryear, from Maico to Heinkel, Lambretta to Triumph! With the best classified ads in the business, the very latest news (often before anyone else in the UK!), it's a must read for every scooterist of all ages

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United Kingdom
Taal:
English
Uitgever:
Mortons Media Group, Ltd
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in deze editie

2 min.
welcome to the july edition of scootering

This month marked the end of an era for me, I sold my scooter dyno outfit. For those who don’t know, before taking up the position of editor here at Scootering, Ispent a considerable number of years as co-owner of Scooterotica garage in North Yorkshire, where not only did we (Sean Brady and myself) produce many show winning scooters, but also operated a full scooter tuning and dyno centre. At the back of my mind, I always thought that I’d still ‘keep my hand in’ of a weekend in between my editorial duties for the magazine. However, by the end of this year I will have completed three years as editor, and during the time I’ve been at the helm, I have found precious little time to utilise the dyno, if…

1 min.
scootering was brought to you with the help of...

Stu Smith Vespa & Lambretta owner, scooter obsessive, amateur home mechanic, rally goer, Mod sympathiser, music lover and general all round good egg. He writes your rally reports, be nice to him. Nik Skeat Vespa P-range obsessive, well-travelled rally rider since the 80s, and founder of the once notorious Scooterboy World online forum. He’s also a brilliant beer-brewing bearded Scootering feature writer. Paul Green Vespa & Lambretta scooter enthusiast, BSSO professional and general good egg. Our Paul has a long history of scootering both on the road and on the track, with the breakdown bills and crash scars to prove it. Stuart Owen Life member of the LCGB, 100mph LambrettaClub owner and scooter restoration expert to boot. Scooter rider, rally-goer, racer, restorer and author. Reaches the parts other scooter journalists just can’t reach. Darrell Taylor Two-stroke tuning guru, scooter…

1 min.
new rs24 performance suspension and parts books from ve

Malossi has brought its RS24 performance suspension line to the forefront with its latest fitment for automatic Vespas. The new RS24 rear damper has been developed through years of experience and testing on and off the race track, and as such the rear damper offers superb quality, value, and consistency for any rider. Furthermore, the levels of comfort, road handling, and reliability on offer are second to none, with many prototypes being put through their paces to ensure the best possible product available. The damper is suitable for fitment to the following models of Vespa automatic scooters: Vespa Primavera 2014 on, Vespa Sprint 2014 on. RS24 specifications Coil over oil based damper 14mm diameter chrome plated shaft Preload, compression and rebound damping adjustment Low friction DU bushings ensure smooth operation 36mm…

2 min.
kickstart

AF Rayspeed Clo5e Ratio Gearbox update Ben at AF Rayspeed has sent over a last minute update on the situation regarding the company’s five-speed gearboxes. As mentioned previously, a question mark was originally raised over the selector component of the gearbox following a failure in high-power race engines on the track, and so the part has since undergone a complete redesign. AF has insisted on getting a production sample check of the new design, which it has now received and fitted into high-power race engines for extreme and harsh testing sessions. The next phase of the process, once the new uprated items have arrived at AF, is to supply selectors to replace all existing examples of the current design. Additionally, having been made aware of further selector failures in road going scooters, AF believes…

1 min.
ultra rare at camlam

For those scooterists who are in search of Lambretta’s ‘holy grail’ (according to some)... need to quickly get in touch with Cambridge Lambretta. Trevor’s been out hunting and found a trio of Series 1s including an original British registered Series 1 TV175. Rusteration doesn’t even begin to describe the condition of this all-original machine but as the saying goes ‘find another’. As we went to press, a Series 1 Li was also available but these won’t hang around for long, so if you are interested... get your skates on! www.lambretta.co.uk…

1 min.
golden gathering

No-one in the area of Sheffield’s Randal Street on Sunday, May 13, could have been in any doubt that there was a very special scooter related celebration under way. It’s exactly 60 years since Armando Pastorelli introduced Sheffield to the wonders of Lambretta and more than 200 scooterists shared the occasion with Giulio and Guido, who now run the family business. Fans of their legendary specials should note that a range of specially branded ‘60th Anniversary’ merchandise is now in stock, but don’t hang around as it’s selling very quickly. Proving that there’s always something new to see at Armando’s was a book-signing by Gino, who’s recently published the family’s favourite recipes from their home region of Italy under the title of Trulli Pugliese. Everyone at Scootering magazine sends the Pastorellis…