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Got a great mini ride?

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.  […]

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Holiday Lights Rides/ Toy Runs

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. […]

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Ride to Work: June 20, 2011

Ride to Work: June 20, 2011

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 […]

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AMA Selects Best 15 Roads

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 […]

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Tips for Riding in the Rain

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 […]

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Amusing story of scooting in India

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.

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Great Indian Road Trip

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 […]

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