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Toward a fuel price rising and going down in sudden condition with random moment the economic condition in many countries have reach their foothold for a moment. Many countries especially the United States have looking for an alternative transportation and vehicles for their massive population. As the result scooter motors, moped and motorcycles have floating to surface once again. Both types of the vehicles handle every daily errand with cheaper budget for daily operation, fuel efficient and offer lower investment compared with other vehicles with more wheels.
Definitions of Scooter Motor and Motorcycles
As we all know, or you never know before motorcycles known as 2 or 3 vehicle applied with seat for the driver. And scooter motor is a vehicle which powered by small engine, run with smaller wheel and designed with footrest above chassis for rider’s foot.
Daily Life Uses
Consider it before scooter motor is a suitable transportation for short distance which only spend a gallon for 70 miles. Beside that efficiency scooter motor with smaller body design are can be parked on bicycle parking lot. Scooter motor usually also comes with extra storage space under the seat which make the ride can place their stuff. Compared with motorcycles they have additional advantage considered by the design. From gas efficient factor, motorcycle is less efficient than scooter motor. Provide more power with higher speed motorcycles offer comfortable riding on the highways.
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The most disputed topic around two and three wheeled vehicles, safety. What makes a difference, riding a scooter motor or motorcycles is rider’s responsibility to ride their vehicles with good manner or method. Scooter comes with smaller design and targeted for urban activity with small engine that reach top speed up to 45 mph and many people said the danger for scooter rider is the other driver. Meanwhile the danger rate on motorcycles is not show significant gap even in higher speed level. Smaller wheel diameter on scooter might cause a dangerous situation in bumping road condition. On the other side, motorcycles have better suspension systems to handle the problems. So, both of them have their own advantages.
Legal Concerns (An sensitive topic for some countries)
Some of countries around the world control scooter motor on the same rules as motorcycle. Registration required and motorcycle license to ride the vehicles on public streets. About insurance I ever heard most of countries in Europe required insurance. Read about you local rules to get more information about scooter motor and motorcycles law on your country.
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Your choice, Scooter motor or Motorcycle?
Research, ask to the expert, read some review and check your real options on local store for better value. Scooter motors are much easier to ride in urban uses but you can’t go for a long distance. Motorcycle need better skills to drive and control because if you can handle it you can go wherever you want. And after all, what’s make scootermotor or motorcycle better that other vehicle is you. Consider yourchoice, what you choose and keep your manner while on the street to make a safety riding.
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