Fit & warm on the Vespa & Lambretta: petrol station gymnastics with Jan

Created by Dietrich Limper at 15:02 on February 1, 2023

Who hasn't experienced it? Hours of squatting on the scooter, your hand stuck on the throttle, your hump is hunched over, your arms are heavy and your legs cramped. At the obligatory stop at the… Read more

Vespa & Scooter Cross "MATSCHO KARATSCHO" in Landsberg am Lech on 29 July 2023

Created by Ralf Jodl at 14:01 on January 25, 2023

We have wanted to do this for a long time. In October 2022, the time had finally come for a scooter cross race on our own small, lovingly self-built Vespa & Scooter Cross track, directly at our… Read more

Sexiest Workshops: Craftwerk.Berlin

Created by Dietrich Limper at 16:01 on January 20, 2023

For Jesco, a trip to his second home was on the agenda as part of our "Sexiest Vespa Workshop" series - it was to the German capital Berlin. Between Lichtenberg and Friedrichshain, a five-minute walk… Read more

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Petition to the German Bundestag: maximum permitted speed for mopeds from 45 to 60 km/h

Created by Ralf Jodl at 11:01 on January 25, 2023

We have submitted a petition to the German Bundestag at Open Petition. The German Bundestag should decide to raise the maximum permitted speed for mopeds with a cylinder capacity of up to 50 cc or for… Read more

The Vespa 946 in the Year of the Rabbit - Special Model 2023

Created by Dietrich Limper at 12:01 on January 23, 2023

with a limited edition of 1,000 pieces. This numbered version of the Vespa 946 is all about the lunar calendar, which has heralded the Year of the Rabbit. With this, the manufacturer Piaggio isThe… Read more

Handlebar End Mirrors for Modern Vespa

Created by Dietrich Limper at 11:01 on January 17, 2023

Under our SIP SERIES PORDOI label, we have been producing high-quality accessories for classic and modern Vespa for years. We are always concerned with the perfect interplay of impeccable… Read more

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Vespa Largeframe Engine Tuning

Created by Dietrich Limper at 14:02 on February 6, 2023

In this 8-part tutorial series series is the continuation of our series about the building a largeframe engine. Now André shows, on the basis of his more or less "normal" tuning engine, the influence… Read more

Vespa Tutorial: Mounting shock absorber Vespa GTS - BITUBO "Black Edition

Created by Dietrich Limper at 17:01 on January 31, 2023

With the help of this video you can BITUBO shock absorbers on your Modern Vespa. Sport shock absorbers bring about a significant improvement in the chassis. The great racing experience that BITUBO has… Read more

Engine body for a Piaggio Ciao moped

Created by Dietrich Limper at 13:01 on January 29, 2023

In this series we present a somewhat different project, because our apprentice Elvis and customer advisor Ruben, the "SIP Blech Bros.", are building a Piaggio Ciao moped for the cross race in 2023.… Read more

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Custom SIP GS3 "Streetracer

Created by Alex at 13:12 on December 7, 2022

"The engine was given a general overhaul. As this project took many years, various parts were added. With the appearance of the QUATTRINI M1XL 172 cc direct intake, it was immediately clear that… Read more

Custom SIP VM2 125 „1953“

Created by Ralf Jodl at 17:06 on June 29, 2022

Ralf about his Vespa 125 VM2 and the conversion: "My Vespa 125 VM2 is unbelievable fun! However, a few things have always bothered me, e.g. little to no light, low reliability and, of course, the… Read more

Custom SIP "PX Racer"

Created by Dietrich Limper at 14:06 on June 17, 2022

The basis of the second SIP Racer is a Vespa PX 200 E, built in 1981. Alex bought the scooter in 1991. At that time, the colour was metallic blue and the PX was equipped with white plastic covers and… Read more

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SIP Scootershop Open Day on 20 May 2023

Created by Ralf Jodl at 13:01 on January 26, 2023

like every year the start of the scooter season in Landsberg am Lech! Last year about 2000 scooter riders came from near and far. This year, the date of 20 May is particularly convenient, as in… Read more

HEIDENAU: Many tyres soon available again

Created by Dietrich Limper at 09:01 on January 25, 2023

Almost exactly one year ago, the popular German tyre manufacturer HEIDENAU reported that the production of scooter tyres had to take a break. Delayed supply chains and the lack of raw materials,The… Read more

SIP Scootershop supports Humanitäre Hilfe e.V.

Created by Ralf Jodl at 10:01 on January 9, 2023

We have been supporting the association Humanitäre Hilfe e.V., led by Landsberg cardiologist Dr Soeren Gatz, since 2016. A number of retired doctors are not improving their handicap on the golf… Read more

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SIP Scootershop recommends: the best e-scooters 2023

Created by Dietrich Limper at 15:12 on December 5, 2022

E-scooters have been on German roads since June 2019 and the development is rapid. According to a study by the ADAC in July 2022, one in six Germans older than 16 rides an e-scooter. Rental… Read more

E-Scooters: Now also compulsory in Croatia and Portugal

Created by Dietrich Limper at 11:08 on August 11, 2022

Denmark and Greece have led the way, Croatia and Portugal are now following suit: for a while now, helmets have also been compulsory there when using e-scooters. The Croatians have even extended the… Read more

Police: With the E-Scooter on Norderney

Created by Dietrich Limper at 12:04 on April 1, 2022

The Osnabrück Police Department had a premiere to report on March 30, 2022: On the North Sea island of Norderney, police officers are now also on the move on two e-scooters. A decidedly… Read more

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E-bike tuning with the badassBox

Created by Dietrich Limper at 13:08 on August 19, 2022

We have already explained to you in several tutorials how e-bike tuning works with modules that are installed directly on the motor. But there are also the incredibly practical boxes from the… Read more

E-Bike Tuning with VOLspeed V4 for Bosch motors

Created by Dietrich Limper at 12:07 on July 6, 2022

In the video linked below, you can see detailed instructions on how to install the VOLspeed V4 tuning module in your Bosch engine. This tuning module from VOLspeed is limited to 45 km/h, but the "504… Read more

E-bike tuning with SpeedBox Tuningchip

Created by Dietrich Limper at 09:05 on May 3, 2022

The SpeedBox brand has long stood for reliable tuning for e-bikes from a wide range of manufacturers. These include models from well-known producers such as Bosch, Yamaha, Shimano, Brose, Panasonic… Read more

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