and a scootin’ New Year!
For the past ten years, Mike Frankovich has run NoHo Scooters from a shop in North Hollywood, CA that had a cool neon sign and a fun vintage vibe. Today, Mike posted a notice that the shop is closing at the end of the year. Shops come and go. It has been a sad fact [...]
In 2010, Italians Giorgio and Giulia Serafinoa rode across America via Route 66 on a Vespa 50. Our friend and VCOA president Mike Bobadilla wrote an article about it in Scoot! Magazine issue #60. The couple’s adventures by scooter and the photos that they took from the trip are published in a new book, L’America [...]
All PartsForScooters.com orders on Monday 11/26/12 can get a 15% off discount using the code: CYBER2012. PartsForScooters sells items for a variety of automatic scooters and common engines such as the Gy6 and QMB139.
As time goes on Fred Perry keeps the faith and this month the company has released a series of short films by Don Letts the English DJ (and member of Big Audio Dynamite) who has had his finger on the pulse of the British youth subcultures for decades. The films cover groups such as Teddys, [...]
From the Scooters Originali crew: Scooters Originali Is Going Country! We’re chucking life in the big city for some country livin’. As of Dec. 1, Scooters Originali will be located at 924 Marcon Blvd, Suite 105, Allentown, PA 18109. You’ll still be able to reach us at www.scootersoriginali.com, and 973-672-6600. A Bigger Shop Means Big [...]
This Sunday 10/28 Vespa Los Gatos hosts a scooter swap meet at the American Legion Hall (1344 Dell Avenue, Campbell, CA) 8am-2pm. Scoot! will have some cool merch and riding gear available at great prices. For more info including vending opptys email firstname.lastname@example.org
Once again we will be de-stuffing. If you are in the San Francisco Bay Area on Sunday looking for mischief, we’re having a “de-stuffing” party on Sunday 10/21 9am-5pm. Free food, drink & magazines for those who can help out. If you have some time to spare, let us know. Use the Contact link to [...]