While we enjoy reading about spectacular touring rides in far-flung areas, with breath-taking scenery, our typical rides are much more mundane: a trip to the mall, commuting from home to work, a quick ride with friends on the weekend. But even a common town can have secret short routes that make for short, exciting rides. […]
Looking for a fun way to celebrate the holidays with your scooter pals? A holiday lights ride is an activity that takes just a little bit of planning, but pays off in lots of fun. And, when you combine it with a toy run, it can even benefit those who need it most this season. […]
I probably don’t need to tell you that you will save gas by riding your scooter to work rather than driving a car. The fuel-efficiency of a scooter is on everyone’s mind right now. So it’s even a better reason to participate in Ride to Work Day. For the 2007 Ride to Work Day, I […]
Members of the American Motorcyclist Association chose the 15 best motorcycling roads in a recent web poll. Do you live near these roads? Have you ridden them? I added the links below using Google Maps and other web resources, so they routes are approximate. -april American Motorcyclist Association members select America’s 15 best motorcycling roads […]
Some tips from Scoot! Magazine’s Josh Rogers: The rainy season is upon us and I know that some people are hesitant to ride in the rain or when the ground is wet. So I decided to list some tips on riding in adverse weather conditions. The bottom line really is, make sure your actions are […]
I ran into this story on the web. It’s from a journalist with the Hindustan Times who took a two-person journey by scooter. It’s a quick, fun read. Enjoy! Read The Motor Scooter Diaries by Neha Dara. P.S: Look to the July issue of Scoot! for another cool story of scooting in India.
Ever since my college Indian Art class, I’ve wanted to go to India. In my imagination I had envisioned exploring temples and stupas, trying local foods and exploring new towns. What I had never considered was a scootering trip across the huge country. That is exactly what a handful of men from India are doing […]