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Expensive, but a brilliant first bike.

Advantages: Fast, Cheap to run, Looks great
Disadvantages: Noisy, expensive parts.

I of course bought this very soon after I turned 16 and passed my CBT. Looks: This is a stunning bike. Mine is a 2008 racing 50 in black with red stripes and I think it looks fantastic and I paid £1500 (around £2500 new). Much improved from earlier mode ...

hettie0104 28.10.2010 · Read full review
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Tamoretti scooter: more style than substance

Advantages: Great looking bike, very comfortable ride, twist and go; very economical to run
Disadvantages: Mechanically rubbish, poor quality, cheap Chinese import; in the garage every 6wks for repair

I bought my Tamoretti 50cc scooter second hand a year ago. It was registered in 2007 and had 6,000 miles on the clock. I ran fine for about two months, but after that I've had one problem after another with it, which is a shame because it's a great loo ...

stargirl0412 18.08.2010 · Read full review
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Review of Tamoretti Retro 50

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MBK ovetto 50cc 2008

Advantages: long gas mileages, easy control and nice looking
Disadvantages: risk of slipping and sliding on wet, icy and snowy roads

...opinion i like this MBK ovetto 50cc 2008 scooter is great, because i have been driving it for about three months and it is great! It has a five liter gas tank that runs about 150 km from full till empty and it uses a 2 time motor coolant ev ...

tye_tygon 15.10.2009 · Read full review
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Sing something SYMple!

Advantages: Price, well-equipped, mostly well made, reliable, some original design features, linked brakes
Disadvantages: Awkward separate lock for seat, suspension, over-light steering, view in mirrors, turbulence

After 28 years away from two wheels I finally made the decision to put on my helmet and leathers and hit the road again, only without the leathers. To be honest I had been thinking about it for a couple of years or more, repeatedly going through magazines ...

TrueVision 25.01.2009 · Read full review
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Derbi GPR50R

Advantages: speed, looks, "street cred", handling, comfort
Disadvantages: fairing easily damaged, side stand untrustworthy, parts relatively expensive, oil warning light can be temperamental

...was desperate to get on the road like most 16 year olds I sat my CBT a week after my 16th birthday and was thrilled to be "mobile", my first bike was a TS50 which I found slow and loud! so i started shopping about, I came across the Derbi ...

babybird11 24.04.2007 · Read full review
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Review of Derbi GPR 50 R

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