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Old 05-04-2013, 10:13 PM   #32
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Location: central valley, california
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Originally Posted by quasigentrified View Post
scooters have a MUCH lower center of gravity, and the weight is towards the ass. it's borderline impossible to drop even a heavy scoot on a harsh front brake grab, and it makes them a bit more maneuverable in slow speed situations.
That's the type of information I was looking for. A 500 pounds scooter does handle differently than a 500 pound motorcycle.

I know many in the crowd own Silverwings, Burgies and the new BMW's. No issues or feeling too heavy or cumbersome?
'13 BMW C600
'09 Aprilia Sportcity 250
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