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[6 Jun 2011 | One Comment | 3,536 views]
NYCS At The East Coast Classic

What happens when scooterists meet Snooki and The Situation? Read on for my experiences over the weekend heading down to Wildwood for The East Coast Classic.

Featured, Headline, Scooter Culture

[6 Apr 2011 | One Comment | 5,578 views]
NYCS Visits The Lambretta Museum

It’s the most complete Lambretta museum in the world, and this past weekend we braved notoriously gray British beach town weather to take a tour of this shrine to one of the world’s most famous marques.

Around The Web, Featured

[17 Mar 2011 | 3 Comments | 3,837 views]
Stella 4-Strokes Finally Arrive In US / NYC

It’s been a long wait, but forum chatter, photographic evidence, and now local dealers have confirmed that the first shipment of Genuine Scooter Company four-stroke Stellas has indeed finally hit our shores.

Featured, Headline, Scootering In NYC

[28 Feb 2011 | One Comment | 7,381 views]
NYCS interviews RetroVespa – Part One

Kevin Ochel is a New York scooterist who has spent the last ten years developing a very thick skin in response to criticisms while amassing knowledge of the dos and don’ts of scooter restoration. Last week Kevin kindly agreed to sit down with us and share his experiences.

Featured, Headline, Scootering In NYC

[7 Feb 2011 | No Comment | 3,185 views]
NYC Motorcycle Deaths Up 34% Last Year

As the snow begins to thaw in New York City and we each begin to either commence or at least consider the 2011 scooter riding season, it’s worth a moment’s pause for some sobering statistics released today by NYC’s Department of Transportation.

Around The Web, Featured, Headline

[26 Jan 2011 | No Comment | 1,299 views]
A Vespa A Day Keeps Winter Blues At Bay

DailyVespa.com’s fantastic collection of scooter photographs provides the perfect antidote to the snowfall outside the window. If you can’t ride outside, ride in your mind.

Featured, Headline, Scootering In NYC

[22 Dec 2010 | No Comment | 2,985 views]
NYCS 2010 Year In Review

We’ve had an incredible year at NYCS and wanted to thank you for joining us in our second year on the web. Click on inside for our 2010 year in review.

Deals On Wheels, Featured

[5 Oct 2010 | 2 Comments | 9,643 views]
NYCS Review: The Armadillo Parka

The lousy weather is officially here. Perhaps you can beat the blues with some retail therapy in the form of a new scooter jacket? Click on inside for our full review.

Featured, Scooter Culture

[3 Sep 2010 | 2 Comments | 5,081 views]
This is England ’86

British Director, scooterist, and older-and-wiser Skinhead Shane Meadows is following up his gritty drama “This Is England” following the racial tensions in England in the early 80s with a four-part television drama for Britain’s Channel 4, “This is England ’86.”

Featured, Scootering In NYC

[26 Aug 2010 | No Comment | 1,320 views]
WNYC interviews local scooterists

WNYC reporter, and fellow scooterist, Jim Colgan, has spent the past two weeks interviewing local riders culminating in a short video piece that draws attention to the frustrations of scootering in the Big Apple.