Author archives: ScooterPhile

  • Paris Poop Scooter

    Scooter solution to pooper-scooper scofflaws in Paris

    Aug 20, 13 • 1337 Views • Best of the Web, Law and Regulation1 Comment

    Whenever someone wants to disparage Paris, he inevitably brings up the problem of dog poop (more formally referred to as les crottes de chien) in the streets. I've never given this much credence, since I've been to Paris a half-dozen times and never...

  • Kymco

    Kymco’s MyRoad 700i Landing Stateside in 2014

    Aug 6, 13 • 1189 Views • In the press, Kymco, Scooter Reviews1 Comment

    When it comes to scooters, is bigger really better? Clearly many people and scooter manufacturers seem to think so. Joining the established Honda Silverwing, the Suzuki Burgman 650, newcomer BMW with its C 600 Sport and C 650 GT is KYMCO’s top-of-its-line...

  • Suzuki Burgman 200G

    Burgman 200 Cleared for California, USA

    Jun 10, 13 • 868 Views • In the press, Law and Regulation, Official News, SuzukiNo Comments

    The Suzuki Burgman is well known in America as the premier large touring scooter. At 400 or 650cc, the Burgman has been basically the king of the maxi-scooter market for a decade at least. Suzuki has since produced smaller versions of the Burgman, but none of...

  • Honda Cross Cub Concept

    The New Honda Cross Cub CC110 Concept

    Apr 9, 13 • 3135 Views • Concept Scooters, Honda2 Comments

    Looking like the frisky offspring of the late, lamented Ruckus and the Honda Cub 110 (the world’s best-selling motorbike, with more than 60 million versions sold as of 2009), Honda’s new Cross Cub CC110 made its pre-production debut at the Osaka Motor...