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Motor Scooters

By Walter F. Kern

Gives articles, features, and links about motor scooters.

Motor Scooters
Motor scooters are becoming more popular with both motorcyclists and new riders as the price of gasoline continues to rise. Motor scooter riding has become a very economical choice for many transportation needs.

Motor Scooters - A Picture Gallery of Motor Scooters
I'm seeing more and more motor scooters on the road. The high price of gas seems to be driving both motorcyclists and regular folks to look into acquiring a motor scooter. We present here a gallery of motor scooters as submitted by visitors to the Motorcycle Views site.

Cushman Motor Scooters
Many longtime motorcyclists got their start riding Cushman motor scooters. Maybe you got your start that way too as I did. Let's take a stroll back in time and relive those days.

Allstyles Scooters UK
This UK dealer sells and services new and used Lambretta and Vespa scooters in Portsmouth, Hampshire.

C&R Cushman Main Page
Site contains catalog of parts for 1936-1966 Cushman motor scooters. Also lists rallies where C&R will be available. Beautiful blue scooter on main page.

Cushman Club of America
This is the Web site for the Cushman Club of America, dedicated to the restoration and preservation of Cushman motor scooters.

Cushman Motorscooters at Al Bogg
This Poplar Bluff, MO USA company sells a variety of vintage and classic motorcycles and motor scooters. Al Bogg has quite a collection of Cushman scooters for sale. See pictures, descriptions and prices. Has a nice history of the Cushman company.

Cushman65's Home Page
This site contains 16 pictures of the class winners in the Cushman Club of America's national meet. Eagles, Highlanders, Roadkings, Allstates, and more.

Electric Motorscooters and Motorcycles
Gives a listing and description of various electric scooters currently available. You might also want to checkout the Site Map at the bottom that gives many more resources.

Genuine Scooters
America's favorite scooter company

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I Scoot NY
Site with lots of scooter pictures and FAQ about scooters, especially related to NY.

In the Long Run
Melawend, a Honda Elite 250cc motorscooter is ridden around the world on a two-year odyssey. The author presents two complete chapters and summaries of other chapters. The complete book may be purchased.

Japanese Scooter Index
The following links contain road tests, model identification, maintenance tips, performance tips and sources for performance parts as well as links to invaluable information sources for owners of Honda scooters.

This is a Swedish site on the Lambretta scooter. An English version is promised.

Official Vespa Site
This is a colorful site with good navigation showing all the new models with snappy pictures -- some animated. Has links to just about everything Vespa.

Scooter I
Buy the Pocketbike, Go-Ped, Zap!, and Mosquito with parts and accessories at this online store.

ScooterManiac - Accueil
ScooterManiac is a website where all types of classic scooters are listed. Many pictures, technical descriptions, books, links and classified ads are included. In french.

Vectrix Scooters
An electric scooter that goes up to 62 mph, goes 60 miles without recharging, and is equivalent to a 250cc internal combustion engine. Here is also a video from Jay Leno's Garage that has Jay testing the machine.

Vespa Obsession
The author states he's got it bad for the Vespa motorscooter. It shows. Very good resource for Vespa serial numbers, pictures, tales, and events.

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