The Big Ruckus Gets Legal

by Jim Zeiser
(Deposit, New York)

Checking Out the Price of Gas

Checking Out the Price of Gas

I finally registered the Honda Big Ruckus scooter I bought a while back and the time had come to go the last step. In New York everything over 50cc has to be inspected for safety compliance.

I've been putting off getting it done not because I didn't think it would pass but because since I registered it the weather has been atrocious. Either it's been terribly cold, snowing or raining and I won't suffer or risk my life to have anything checked over when I know it's fine.

Today the weather was only slightly cold and I had asked the mechanic at the local inspection station if he was available, so off I went.

This was the longest ride I've taken on it and it ran just fine. It definitely needs a windshield though since I found myself pulling myself against the breeze at 60 mph.

If I decide to keep it I expect it will be a frugal user of fuel since the gauge hardly moved after the 32 mile ride. So far it's worth the investment.

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Nov 09, 2015
Great news! NEW

I can just congrats you with getting registration for your scooter. Besides I'd like to tell you that I really like it very much. It looks very special and stylish.

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