Looking for inspiration? Check out this article in the Surburban Journals about Barb Jones-Moore, a 35-year breast cancer survivor who has a mission to raise awareness with her pink scooter.
Archive for the '50 cc' Category
Linda C. in California sent me these photos of her limited edition Pink Hibiscus Honda Metropolitan, along with this note: “Crystal, “Here are some pictures of my 2007 Honda Metropolitan, pink hibiscus special edition. I received the scooter as a birthday gift from my hubby. I had a Honda motorcycle as a teenager and riding [...]
In tribute of National Breast Cancer Awareness Month, I’ve decided to repost about the Schwinn Hope series of scooters. The Schwinn Hope 50 raised over $100,000 over the last three years for breast cancer research, and Schwinn wants to do the same with its 150 version, the Hope 150. Maybe the Hope will inspire you [...]
Mon B. sent me this letter, along with a link to Pink: “This is a link to a pic of my MotoFino MF50QT-2 scooter at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery outside the city of Saint Louis. His name is ‘Pink’, oddly enough. While Pink is only 50cc’s, he’s still an enjoyable ride around the city, and [...]
Jill from Southern California sent me this photo of her new baby, and promises more! She writes: “Hi Crystal! I LOVE YOUR BLOG! I just got my Pink Motobravo Paparazzi scooter (50cc) two nights ago and it’s my favorite thing in the world! My cousin also got one and we will be cruising on the [...]
Flickr photographer Cunning Stunt gave me permission to use these photos of a pink limited edition Hello Kitty Honda Jazz (Metropolitan in the US). Take special care to note the design of the headlight bulb in the photo below. Check out the photostream for another photo of the scooter from the front.
I found the pink Lance Charming 50 scooter because I had a customer write to me about making a scooter seat cover for another Lance scooter model. The Charming is a 50cc 4-stroke Yamaha Vino Classic clone from Lance Powersports with a claimed MPG of 95 and a $1,395 price tag. Between August 4 and [...]
This is a post that was originally on girlbike.com back in April of 2005. A reader, Michael Ellens of Florida, sent me a series of photographs of “Miss Vicki,” a 1979 Vespa 50 Special he rebuilt as a gift for his girlfriend. Click on the “after” shot for a closeup of the pinstripe detailing. What [...]
I just found this fuchsia Scarabeo 50 Street on the Aprilia site, but finding it for sale is a whole ‘nother matter. According to one dealer site, the 50 Street is a discontinued model. Maybe 2-strokes really are a thing of the past, at least here. If you can find one, either in fuchsia or [...]