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How Many Horsepower is a 50cc Scooter?

If you recently picked up a 50cc scooter or you’re thinking about buying one, you may have wondered – how many horsepower is a 50cc scooter? To be completely transparent , not a lot! Typically, a 50cc scooter will produce up to 9 horsepower. In your average 50cc scooter you’re looking at closer to between …


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Can You Take a 50cc Scooter on the Highway?

It shouldn’t be surprising that 50cc scooters aren’t the fastest form of transportation out there. You even might be wondering – can you take a 50cc scooter on the highway? While there are ways to make a 50cc scooter faster for free, it’s still probably not going to be powerful enough to take on the …


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How To Make a 50cc Scooter Faster For Free

Here at Rips & Rides we’re big fans of scooters of all types. It’s those fun and exciting 50cc scooters that hold a special place in our hearts. One problem that people have with 50cc scooters is that they might not be fast enough for what people are looking for (are 50cc scooters worth it?). …


The 3+ BEST Gas Scooters For Adults (Reviews) in 2022

As a kid, scooters were a popular mode of transportation. But as we grow up, it can be harder to find the time to enjoy them like we used to. Our interests change, and sometimes it feels like there isn’t time for fun anymore. But you don’t have to give up on childish pleasures! Gas …


How Much Does a Vespa Cost? Are Vespas Worth the Money?

Here at R&R we talk a lot about scooters. We’ve got content on the best 50cc scooters, whether or not scooters are worth it, a guide for the best scooter helmets, and everything in between. It’s safe to say that we’re not strangers when it comes to Vespa scooters. If this is one of these …