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Scootering October 2016

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
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English
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Mortons Media Group, Ltd
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in deze editie

2 min.
welcome to the october edition of scootering

Finally it’s started, albeit only three pages, but it’s started… the new Vespa tuning and upgrade section! It’s been on the cards for months now but there’s been so much going on we’ve not had time to collect the necessary scooters, components and data until now. It’s been noted that the magazine has been ‘Lambretta heavy’ for the past few editions, which is not something we planned, it’s just happened to work out that way with the volume of stuff coming in. So although we’ve wanted to get more Vespa items in sooner, it’s abit like turning a big ship around – these things take time. But the good news is, it’s started, and it’s something I’m passionate about. I’m a tuning enthusiast through and through, so the prospect of spending…

1 min.
this month’s scootering magazine was brought to you with the help of...

Nik Skeat Brilliant beer-brewing bearded feature writer. Stan the man Rally going, roving reporter and newshound. Stuart Owen 100mph Lambretta Club... nuff said. Sarge Key player in the Scootering editorial team since the 80s. Jordan Lewis Yoof kulture, representing the Young Guns. Kris Green Mental scooter mechanic, engineer, fabricator, painter and builder. Dave Oakley Resident nostalgia master, bringing the old school scooters back. Paul Green BSSO race enthusiast and general good egg. Darrell Taylor Lambretta tuning guru and very nice chap.…

2 min.
lambretta racing at: san remo xxvii

The San Remo XXVII held on September 3-4 was a great opportunity for everyone to get their classic race machines out and actually ride them on the road as competitively, if desired, and as fast as they wanted! In Italy the law is strict on bikes and scooters when it comes to modifications, racing, and noise so some of these machines rarely see the light of day. For the visitor it was an opportunity to get up close and personal with some historic dream machines of yesteryear and their riders. The event in the past has drawn some real historic names such as Agostini, and this year was no exception with Freddie Spencer and Michael Redman in attendance. This year also brought out some historic race winners such as TT winning Manx…

1 min.
imminent rally, ride and race dates

October 1 Ride to the Wall www.ridetothewall.org.uk October 1 PSL Open Day with Harry Barlow and Davy’s Scooters Kirby, L33 7UY Dyno, trophies, BBQ, music, raffle, 12-5pm. Ride in from The Game Bird, Eccleston on A580 at 11.30am www.pslresto.co.uk October 2 Wicksteed Parts Fair Kettering, Northants NN15 6NJ Kev Walsh: 07966 265588 Email: lcgb2@blueyonder.co.uk October 6-8 Scootermanics SC Annual Do Queens Hall and Old Ship Aground www.facebook.com/ScooterManiacs October 28-30 Bridlington, National Scooter Rally #9…

1 min.
tom ashe remembered

Scooterists from as far afield as the West Midlands travelled to Weymouth on July 15, to pay their respects at the funeral of Tom Ashe, highly regarded member of the Dorset Lowriders. Tom passed away on June 25, after a period of illness which he faced with typical humour and inner strength. Originally from the West Midlands, Tom was a Mod at heart but loved all aspects of scootering, being Number One of the Birmingham E-Types in the 1980s. After relocating to Weymouth with the love of his life Dawn and their son Thomas, it wasn’t long before Tom became a popular figure in South West scootering circles. Whether by GP, GTS or his favourite Spanish GS, distance was no object when it came to attending a rally- so long as…

1 min.
hydra front disc

Newly arrived in the UK is the latest offering from Tino Sacchi: his long awaited Lambretta ‘Hydra’ hydraulic disc brake conversion. Having been in development for the last 18 months this Italian cast inboard disc unit is a visual copy of the original Italian item, but updated for modern use. Featuring a remote hydraulic cylinder housed in a weatherproof cover to be mounted on the frame tube, it requires no modification to the headset, retains standard cable routing and is also fitted with a switch that activates the brake light when front braking is applied. Supplied complete with spindle, seals, bearings and plastic windows it will suit any Lambretta forks that are fitted with disc brake type links. Retailing at around £560 complete, it offers a competitively priced, high quality, modern and…