27 March 2014.
For many, the stereotypical image of ‘perfected Mod machinery’ is forever cemented as that of Sting’s mount in Quadrophenia. Railing against that opinion however, this Vespa GS VS5 is a study in the concept of ‘less is more’ and is actually probably closer to the authentic look of an early 1960s peacock chariot.
27 February 2014.
Owned by Eddie Haardiman, this scooter is mainly based upon the UK miners’ strike of 1984/85. This saw a major struggle between the National Union of Mineworkers (NUM) and the ruling Conservative Government of the time led by the infamous Maggie Thatcher.
19 December 2013.
Peter Sundfeldt was bitten by the scooter bug after riding his twin brother’s Vespa PX200 and his older brother’s Heinkel Kabine in the mid 1980s, both of which machines he thought were pretty cool. Peter then bought his own Heinkels towards the late 1990s, a Kabine bubble car and a Tourist scooter.
Current Issue: Apr 2014
Including Scooter Trader
♦ Win scooter insurance worth up to £250
♦ Aprilia kitted 33hp Vespa 50N
♦ Custom Lambretta tribute to the Paras
♦ 13 page scooter security guide
♦ Lambretta Series 3 headlight upgrade
♦ Scooterist Meltdown ♦ Brenda Holloway interview
♦ Sticky in Istanbul
♦ 33 page Kickstart section and much more!
• Next issue on sale: April 24, 2014