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Restoration And Maintenance

[5 Sep 2013 | No Comment | 438 views]
Stripping And Rebuilding Vespa and Lambretta Carburetors

Having recently gone through this exercise myself, I’d like to compliment Oregon scooter rider Jeff Allen on what has to be the most thorough guides on carb strips for vintage scooters I’ve ever seen. Jeff also deserves praise for how beautifully and thoughtfully shot the video series is.

Scootering In NYC

[13 Nov 2012 | One Comment | 3,026 views]
Trashed For Gas: Armageddon 2012

Not even a full day after Hurricane Sandy, the gas scavengers were out. The neighborhood was in total darkness due to the power black-out, and I was out of town for a couple of days making my bike an easy target. But apparently not so easy.

Scootering In NYC

[6 Sep 2012 | No Comment | 2,001 views]
On A Clear Day…

If there’s one thing scooterists love to do, it’s to get together and ride together. Every day across this fine city, small groups of scooter friends take advantage of a few spare hours and so many great sights to see and just get out there and ride.

Headline, Scooter Culture

[17 Jun 2012 | One Comment | 2,254 views]
Seven Deadly Scoots, One Big Ride

Another year means another Blockparty. This year, rally number seven stands for “Seven Deadly Scoots.” While one sin, “Greed,” may mean that the current economy has reduced the normal three-day event down to one, it (and a little rain) didn’t deter local scooterists from having a great time.

Restoration And Maintenance

[27 Mar 2012 | No Comment | 2,956 views]
Who Needs A Garage?

From de-greasing an engine in the kitchen to spray painting on the roof, there’s something really fantastic about a local rider’s scooter project that speaks to the very heart of owning a scooter. Here’s proof that when it comes to bike restoration, a lot can be done with a little.

Headline, Scootering In NYC

[20 Mar 2012 | One Comment | 2,471 views]
We Covered The Waterfront

Local scooterist Alan Gotlieb has been showing an increasingly growing pack of riders his take on the Brooklyn and Queens waterfront, and providing some of the city’s first fantastic 2012 ride-outs in the process.

Headline, Scooter Culture

[19 Jan 2012 | 5 Comments | 3,434 views]
NYCS Down Under

NYCS spends a few days in Sydney and Melbourne and checks out the local scooter scene past and present. Click on inside to read up and see some snaps.

Restoration And Maintenance

[15 Dec 2011 | No Comment | 2,490 views]
Let There Be Light (And Less Smoke)

The Jet 200 finally gets a long overdue overhaul, with the added benefit of lights that actually illuminate for a change.

Scooter Culture

[2 Nov 2011 | No Comment | 3,844 views]
Scooter Stocking Stuffers: Twenty Five Scooter Drawings

With Halloween behind us, it’s time to start turning our collective attention to the holiday season, and the season means presents. Scottish artist Christine Berrie has a beautiful scooter print available in a limited edition.

Deals On Wheels

[22 Sep 2011 | No Comment | 2,915 views]
Today On CraigsList: 1962 Lambretta TV175

It’s lucky for you that I don’t have $2800 burning a hole in my pocket right now because if I had, I wouldn’t be posting this puppy to the world and would be in the process of snapping it up right now.