Quantcast

Latest Scooter Stories

2011-08-02 09:41:00

DUBLIN, August 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- International scooter icon Lambretta Consortium headquartered in Milan, Italy is initiating one of the largest trademark counter-infringement operations in recent history, by preventing the unlicensed LN125 and LS125 scooters entering the world market under the name Lambretta. In a joint international operation with its legal force, customs and police authorities, the consortium is taking international action to protect its brand rights....

2011-06-22 13:00:00

NORTHBROOK, Ill., June 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- As gas prices challenge historic highs, the Motorcycle Industry Council announced recently that sales for motor scooters jumped almost 50 percent (49.6) for the first three months of 2011. Allstate Insurance internal data suggests female riders may be leading the trend. Almost three times more women requested quotes for scooter insurance in 2010 versus men. With the lines blurring between motorcycles and scooters based on engine size -...

a858f78e4b50193856a659f065c5d36e
2011-05-24 09:53:11

This project, known as e-Moto, was created and developed by LGN Tech Design, a spin-off company that has its origins in a line of research begun in the Laboratorio de Máquinas (MAQLAB "“ Machine Laboratory) of UC3M and receives support from the University's Vice-Chancellor's Office of Research through the Business Incubator UC3M Science Park. "The technology that we have developed is a result of the design of a platform for the modeling, analysis and evolution of racing...

2011-04-22 12:30:00

PICKERINGTON, Ohio, April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire-USNewswire/ -- As conservation takes center stage on Earth Day 2011, the American Motorcyclist Association (AMA) notes the environmental benefits of commuting and traveling on a motorcycle. "Regardless of how you use your motorcycle or scooter -- commuting to work, riding down the block, across town, traveling across the country -- your choice to ride instead of drive has a positive impact on the environment and results in a more enjoyable,...

2011-04-22 09:00:00

NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas, April 22, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- One hundred and eighty miles -- Houston to Austin, Texas -- that's the challenge bike riders in the BP MS 150 overcame on April 16 and 17 in a fund-raising event for Multiple Sclerosis. Team Freedom, a corporate team sponsored by The SCOOTER Store, the nation's leading provider of power mobility solutions and services, completed the two-day ride and raised nearly $20,000 toward the cause. The event marked the eighth consecutive year...

2011-04-13 09:00:00

NEW YORK, April 13, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Vespa USA is joining forces with MintLife, the award-winning blog of Mint.com, the free personal finance website that helps budget-minded Americans track and manage their money. To encourage consumers to rethink their transportation and commuting choices, MintLife has added motor scooter ownership to its portfolio of cash-conservation tips. The more than 1 million daily visitors to MintLife will get a reminder that the road to savings - and...

2011-03-31 11:36:00

ORONO, Maine, March 31, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- EBWR is the only report on the worldwide Light Electric Vehicle industry that includes electric bikes and scooters as well as Four Wheel EVs and related EV technology. EBWR is published by Frank Jamerson, Ph.D., who worked on the EV1 electric car project at General Motors and has published EBWR since 1995; and co-author Ed Benjamin, of eCycleElectric Consulting, who offers his 15 years' work and knowledge of this fast growing worldwide...

2011-03-29 00:50:00

PARIS, March 29, 2011 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- - Twice as Light and Long-lasting, Saft's new Generation Lithium-ion Batteries Equip Peugeot's new 100% Electric Scooter Saft, the world's leading designer, developer and manufacturer of advanced technology batteries for industrial applications, has added two-wheeled vehicles to the list of its innovations. The Group has specifically developed new modules of lithium-ion batteries for Peugeot's latest scooter, the e-Vivacity....

2011-02-02 08:00:00

NEW BRAUNFELS, Texas, Feb. 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- The SCOOTER Store, the nation's leading provider of power mobility solutions and services, announced that it has received financing from a Sun Capital Partners affiliate. The transaction closed today and sets the stage for future growth and potential acquisitions by The SCOOTER Store. The terms of the deal were not disclosed. "Our long-term vision and goal is to create an opportunity for every senior or disabled American to live their...

2010-12-14 00:01:27

The Genuine scooter company of Chicago http://www.genuinescooters.com/, and their Los Angeles Genuine scooter dealer, Route 66 Modern Classics donated one of their Buddy 125cc scooters to Best Buddies International to help raise money for people with intellectual and develomental disabilites (IDD) Miami, FL (PRWEB) December 13, 2010 Now in its 14th year, the Best Buddies Miami Gala took place on November 19th on Watson Island in Miami, FL. to help raise money and awareness for people with...


Word of the Day
call-note
  • The call or cry of a bird or other animal to its mate or its young.
'Call-note' is newer than 'bird-call,' which originally referred to 'an instrument for imitating the note of birds' but now also refers to 'the song or cry of a bird.'
Related