Classic Bike Cult Feature: The Rockers v the Mods


Classic Bike Cult Feature The Rockers v the Mods (4)

Café racers and scooters led to the creation of two incredible sub-cultures based on two-wheelers back in the 1950s and ’60s. With interest in those two sub-cultures growing the world over, we delve into what made Rockers and who were the Mods [Read more…]


Form Over Function: Vespa VXL and SXL First Ride


The 150-cc scooter is not new to the Indian market, in fact, far from it, though it has been long since one frequented our roads. Piaggio with the Vespa re-venture into this category with the VXL and SXL variants of their iconic scooter. We swing a leg over them to find out if they are any good

Vespa VXL and SXL First Ride (1)

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Racers’ Corner


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We bring you the cool new range of apparel from Suzuki and Kevin Schwantz as well as a gripping tale of the Isle of Man’s popular event: the scooter rally

Kevin Schwantz Collection Launched by Suzuki

Kevin Schwantz, arguably one of the most popular racers ever, has teamed up with Suzuki to deliver a variety of items that have been designed by the legend himself. He has won the GP 25 times with Suzuki. All items bear his iconic number ‘34’ and are available in his signature red-and-black colour scheme with a high-quality golden stitching and in a range of sizes and prices. The merchandise is now available online at www.suzuki-gb.co.uk.

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Scooter Mania!

Recollections of the Isle of Man International Scooter Rally
A new book by Steve Jackson takes a comprehensive look at the Isle of Man Scooter Rally, an annual event that has successfully been organised for 20 years. The book traces the history of the Rally from its inception to the present and has exclusive images, interviews and content from the Manx Press archives. The book has been created with direct involvement of teams from Lambretta and Vespa and offers a concise history of scootering’s longest running event.

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