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Scootering - June 2017

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03 Letter from the Editor
A warm welcome to the June issue
of Scootering.

06 Kickstart
The front section with all the latest
news, views and product reviews!

14 Lambretta V-Special
Press release for the new
Lambretta V-Special.

22 Report: BSRA Scarborough
Stan’s all-action report from the
first national of the season.

28 Report: BSRA Weston- super-Mare
Jamie gets those miles in to bring you
the news.

32 Report: VMSC Extravaganza
Stu visits the VMSC do to see what’s
going down.

36 Report: Phoenix Nights
Stu spends the weekend with the
Leicester Phoenix SC at their annual rally.

40 Show us your scoots
The best of our readers’ rides

42 Subscriptions
Get one now! Your mag gets
delivered to your door, earlier than
newsstands, and you save money too!

45 Dealer spotlight:
Retrospective Scooters
Stan does the usual, reaching the info
other journalists can’t reach.

50 Back Street Scratcher
Down and dirty, LC Vega Hybrid
custom scooter.

57 Letters
Feedback and full throttle
responses from the readers

58 Spanish Museum Collection
Stan thinks he’s in Raiders of the Lost
Ark as he delves into this treasure trove.
Bullwhip and fedora not required Stan,

64 Dark Destroyer
Sarge takes a look at the gleaming
magnificence that is tattooist Kirsty’s
Vespa cutdown.

69 Being – the film review
Stan dusts off his best blazer
(from school) and tries to fit in (badly).

72 From The Jam
The interview with From The Jam,
by Simon Wells.

76 Serveta Jet 200
Stu Owen’s view of this now
classic scooter, but was it received well
at the time?

80 Club Do’s & Events
Your essential guide to the scene
– What, Where & When!

91 Scootering Words & Sounds
The best of words and music as reviewed
by Nik & Sarge.

92 End of the road?
Christian Giarrizzo gives his
125,000km Vespa some radical
life-saving surgery.

98 Tech Torque
Dan continues his epic Vespa
Tech quest with goodies from Sip,
Pinasco and BGM.

102 Sin Custom Chopper
Legendary Scootering
photographer Richie Lunt shows this
beauty in its best light.

108 Tech Torque
Darrell Taylor embarks upon the
first part of his clubman dyno series.

115 Tech Torque
Stu Owen gives us this month’s
essential maintenance tip.

118 BSSO Race Report
Paul Green’s version of events,
bringing you all the action from BSSO
Round 2 at Mallory Park.

124 Scooter Trader
Your sales and classifieds
section – including Specialist Services
& At A Glance.

136 DNCC
Dave O brings us another
classic blast from the past: Shame
– Eurythmics Vespa.

138 Reader’s Ride
A football-themed scooter…
ooh, how very dare we!