Honda is bringing back its 50cc Metropolitan scooter for 2013 after a four-year absence from the U.S. market. Previously offered in the U.S. in 2009, the 2013 Honda Metropolitan receives a styling update and Honda‘s PGM-FI fuel injection system replaces the previous model’s 18mm CV carburetor. The engine remains a 49cc liquid-cooled Single though Honda […]
Off-Road Riding on a Yamaha Zuma 125 [Video]
Off-road capability isn’t the first thing people consider when shopping for a scooter but it is one of the more surprising traits of the Yamaha Zuma 125. In his review of the Zuma 125, Tom Roderick says the scooter “radiates a more adventurous attitude” than most scooters, with its knobby tires and hand guards making it capable for the odd excursion off the pavement.
But if you’re still not convinced, Yamaha‘s Taiwanese arm has released a video featuring the Zuma 125 (or BWS 125, as it is known internationally) getting rough and rugged in the dirt. The 3-minute video is the second in a series of videos produced by Yamaha Motor Taiwan to showcase the scooter.
The off-road video is embedded after the jump, but visit Yamaha Motor Taiwan to see the other segments.
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[Source: Yamaha Taiwan]