Articles tagged with: yamaha
Ahhh. The Yamaha Vino. It’s what you get when you wrap Italian styling around the reliability of a Japanese engine. While the copious use of chrome is a little chintzy for our taste, the Vino is a very capable scoot and offers an affordable alternative to that well known scooter starting with a “V.”
Deals abound this week on CraigsList. Seems like the Summer has brought bikes out of storage and owners are questioning whether they want to give them another season. Three very different scooters caught our eye today.
Last year, NPR posted a great article for the potential scooterist looking to buy. But for our money, the most helpful part of the article was the section on matching a scooter to the rider’s height, something that doesn’t get discussed as much as it should.
In the market for a scooter but not sure to go Italian, Taiwanese or Japanese?
During the gas crunch of last year, the La Times’ throttle jockey Susan Carpenter put together a fantastic video and written review comparing three new scooters in the 125-150cc range.