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post #1 of 3 (permalink) Old 07-22-2012, 04:58 PM Thread Starter
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is it a scooter?





saw this at a harley dealership yesterday. it's a Sachs Madass 125. they are calling it a moto-scoot. i don't know what it is. looks like a bicycle frame. wonder if it has pedals that come out in case you run out of gas or break down

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Thats what the guy at the MSF course i took used to get around/ demonstrate on.

While i have no use for one i'm not a city dweller.

For someone who just wants to bebop around town it would work great.
It was "peppy" and maneuverable.

When i first saw it i was reminded of the old Honda trail 90's me and my cousins had........
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I vote no, not a scooter. Manual transmission, and the motor is on the frame instead of part of the suspension. Just a funky looking small displacement motorcycle. Looks fun, if maybe a bit overpriced at $2700.

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My other bikes have pedals.
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