First Ride: 2014 Honda Forza

The good folks over at MotorcycleUSA.com have posted their First Ride of the 2014 Honda Forza. From the sound of it, the Forza is a worthwhile mid-size scooter for the just about anyone in the market. The power is excellent, the brakes are top-notch and the overall handling is more stable than your run-of-the-mill scooter. […]

First Look: Genuine Stella Automatic

I stumbled across a post from Scooter Works on the facebooks Tuesday afternoon, and must admit – this is the first I’ve heard about an automatic Stella… I found a bit more information on the soon-to-be-released Stella Automatic after a little digging. For all intents and purposes the Stella is an LML Star4 that was […]

BMW Will Produce the C Evolution Electric Scooter in 2014

Here’s the official video for the BMW C Evolution Electric Scooter… And video is just what it is. No techno beats in the background or voice-over here. You just get to listed to the spacey sound of BMW’s answer to the electric Maxi-Scooter. The C Evolution is reported to be coming to North America some […]

Can it Be.e… A Scooter Made From Plants?

It’s true. This scooter is made from plants… The Be.e from Waarmakers is a frameless bio-composite electric scooter. It has a monocoque body; a (not completely, ahem) unique construction in which the object’s external skin supports the load, similar to an eggshell, eliminating the need for a frame and the usual numerous plastic panels. This structural […]

Kymco MyRoad 700i Ride Review at MotorcycleUSA.com

Kymco has finally brought their 700cc Maxi-Scoot to the US markets and Motorcycle-USA.com has a great write up on their first impressions. As can be expected, 700cc’s of anything might be a bit more than some prefer in a scooter, but overall the review is positive. The author’s list of “Pros” include good braking, throttle […]

Back to School with Buddy

Start the school year off in style with a new Genuine Buddy, Roughhouse, or Blur! Anyone who purchases a new Genuine Buddy, Roughhouse or Blur between July 12th and September 2nd from an authorized Genuine dealer can take advantage of an unprecedented third year of warranty coverage, and a $100.00 Service Credit. Genuine has also partnered […]

2014 Aprilia SR Motard 50

From Aprilia: The SR Motard is the new supermoto-inspired scooter from Aprilia, designed for riders who want an affordable, practical and reliable 50cc 4-stroke scooter without compromising on desirability, style or fun. True to its supermoto inspiration, the SR Motard is characterized by aggressive, minimalist and compact styling. It’s large and comfortable saddle bears color-coded […]

Intelligent Taillights for Safer Roads

Intel and National Taiwan University are working on a Connected Vehicle Safety feature tha could help vehicles communicate with each other. The idea is that your vehicle would recognize what the other vehicles around you are doing – speeding up, slowing down, or even making a turn. Jump over to Engadget for more details on […]

Want a Vespa 946? Save Your Pennies

Piaggio has finally announced the price of the long-awaited Vespa 946 which is expected to arrive in the US late in 2013. Get ready for it… The 946 will come with an MSRP of $9946… (That’s no typo – I checked it twice.) Don’t get me wrong, I like the look of the 946 and […]

Lane Splitting General Guidelines (California)

The California Motorcyclist Safety Program (CMSP) and the California Highway Patrol have issued a set of Lane Splitting General Guidelines. While lane splitting has been legal in California for some time, the guidelines and rules surrounding it are only now being clearly defined. There are five basics outlined along with a clear explanation of the benefits of […]