SJ10W-40 is the type of engine oil required for gas-powered 49cc scooters. It is recommend that you change the engine oil every 300 to 360 miles. More » Vehicles

To find discounted motorized scooters, shop at second-hand locations, such as or to purchase different types of used motorized scooters. Additionally, keep track of major retailers, and purchase a sco... More » Vehicles Buying & Selling

The Honda PCX150, Honda PCX, Yamaha Zuma 50FX and Kymco Downtown 300i are affordable gas-powered scooters. Other low-priced models include the Kymco Movie and Yamaha Vino Classic. More » Vehicles
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There are several things to consider when purchasing a scooter such as the company's reputation, type of engine and parts availability. There are several overseas manufacturers that use the same body style for their scoo... More » Vehicles

Used scooters can be bought from local retailers or from websites such as and The American Moped store also provides listings of used scooters for sale by owners. More » Vehicles

The top speeds of most 49cc scooters are between 35 and 50 mph on flat, dry pavement. Higher speeds are achieved by "derestricting" the scooter. Regardless of top speed, scooters are not intended for interstate highways.... More » Vehicles

Some tips for scooter maintenance include checking the engine oil level, tire pressure, lights and horn, and battery level every 250 miles or at least once a month. Every 1,000 miles or six months, whichever comes first,... More » Vehicles