DO YOU NEED A LICENSE TO DRIVE THE BUDDY 50 SCOOTER?
YES. THIS BUDDY SCOOTER IS A 50cc THAT HAS TO BE LICENSED & REGISTERED. THE RIDER MUST HAVE A MOPED LICENSE, DRIVER'S LICENSE, OR MOTORCYCLE ENDORSEMENT. YOU MUST HAVE PROPER LICENSE & REGISTRATION TO BE A 49cc STREET LEGAL MOPED IN MOST STATES TO LEGALLY RIDE ON A HIGHWAY. THIS IS A GAS SCOOTER THAT IS EQUIVALENT TO A 50cc MOPED. A MOPED LICENSE IS REQUIRED AT THE VERY LEAST. THE DRIVER IS NOT REQUIRED TO HAVE A MOTORCYCLE LICENSE OR DRIVER'S LICENSE ENDORSEMENT. ANY SCOOTER WITH AN ENGINE SIZE OF 49cc, CAN BE DRIVEN AS A 50cc MOPED IN MOST STATES. INSURANCE IS DIFFERENT FROM STATE TO STATE. MOST STATES DO NOT REQUIRE INSURANCE WITH A 50cc MOPED REGISTRATION. DO CHECK WITH THE LOCAL LAWS TO KNOW. . THE GENUINE BUDDY 50 SCOOTER IS A 50cc GAS SCOOTER FOR ADULTS WITH A SEAT.
IF YOU HAVE LICENSE ISSUES, THIS BUDDY SCOOTER IS ONE TO CONSIDER. A MOTORCYCLE LICENSE IS DIFFERENT THAN A MOPED LICENSE.
HOW FAST DOES THIS 50cc BUDDY SCOOTER GO?
THE 50cc BUDDY SCOOTER HAS A TOP SPEED OF 30 MILES PER HOUR BEFORE THE RESTRICTOR IS REMOVED. REMOVING THE RESTRICTOR RING FROM VARIATOR BOSS, THE GENUINE 50 BUDDY SCOOTER MOPED WILL GO 43 MILES PER HOUR. THE TOP SPEED OF A STREET LEGAL MOPED IS AROUND 3O MILES PER HOUR. THE 49cc 2 STROKE ENGINE ALLOWS THE 50cc BUDDY SCOOTER TO REACH HIGHER SPEEDS THAN MOST CHINESE MOPEDS CAN. THIS ENGINE HAS NO VALVES TO INSPECT OR ADJUST. VERY LITTLE MOVING SCOOTER PARTS INSIDE. 2 STROKES ARE ABLE TO PRODUCE POWER ON EVERY STROKE OF THE CRANKSHAFT. 4 STROKES PRODUCE COMPRESSION ON ONE OF FOUR STROKES. THEREFORE 2 STROKES MAKE FOR ONE OF THE FASTEST 50cc MOPEDS SCOOTER DEALERS CAN GET.
WHAT BUDDY 50 SCOOTER FEATURES MAKE IT A TOP RIDING SCOOTER FOR ADULTS?
WITH 29.75 INCHES OF SEAT HEIGHT & 14 INCHES OF SEAT WIDTH, THIS WILL ALLOW FOR ADULTS RIDING SCOOTERS THE ROOM THEY NEED TO BE COMFORTABLE. THE BONUS OF THIS SCOOTER IS IN THE HEIGHT OF THE SEAT. IT IS A LOT LOWER THAN MOST SCOOTER SEATS. THE 50cc GAS SCOOTER HAS THE ABILITY FOR THE ADULT TO FIT THEIR FEET ON THE ROAD TO BE STABLE AT STOPS. FEELING UNSTABLE ON A 49cc SCOOTER MOPED IS NOT GOOD FOR ANY SIZE ADULT. GENUINE SCOOTER COMPANY HAS A 50cc GAS SCOOTER THAT IS A TOP RIDING SCOOTER MADE FOR ADULTS. THE 49cc MOPED IS STREET LEGAL IN ALL 50 STATES, THAT KEEPS OWNERSHIP COST DOWN AS WELL. ANOTHER GREAT REASON THE 50 BUDDY SCOOTER HAS BEEN A SUCCESSFUL SCOOTER SOLD BY US SCOOTER DEALERS SINCE GENUINE STARTED SELLING THEM IN 2006.
IS THE 50 BUDDY SCOOTER A CHEAP SCOOTER TO OWN?
YES, THE 50 BUDDY SCOOTER IS CHEAP TO OWN. AFTER ALL IT IS A 50cc SCOOTER MOPED AND IT GETS ON AVERAGE 90 MILES PER GALLON OF FUEL BURNED. YOU MUST USE AN OCTANE RATING OF 91 OR ABOVE TO MAINTAIN RELIABILITY. IT WILL COST YOU $100 IN MAINTENANCE PER 1,000 MILES OF OPERATION. THAT INCLUDES TIRES, BRAKES, AIR FILTERS, OIL, AND SUCH. INSURANCE IS NOT EXPENSIVE ON CHEAP SCOOTERS. SO COMPARED TO A CAR THIS 49cc MOPED IS A LOT CHEAPER TO USE FOR A COMMUTER. THINK OF HOW MUCH A CAR COST FOR YOU TO JUST DRIVE SOMEWHERE. CHEAP SCOOTERS WILL GET YOU MONEY BACK IN YOUR POCKET.
WHERE CAN I BUY GENUINE BUDDY 50 SCOOTER PARTS?
AUTHORIZED GENUINE SCOOTER COMPANY DEALERS ARE THE ONLY DEALERS WHO ARE ABLE TO ORDER AND SELL GENUINE BUDDY 50 SCOOTER PARTS. GENUINE DEALERS HAVE A SPECIAL LOGIN PORTAL ON THE GENUINE WEBSITE AND PLACE ALL ORDERS THROUGH THERE. ALL WARRANTY CLAIMS ARE ABLE TO BE PUT INTO SIMPLY WARRANTY ONLINE ON THE BACKEND AS WELL.
SCOOTERWORKS.COM SELLS A FEW REPLACEMENT PARTS, SUCH AS LEVERS & ACCESSORIES. OTHER THAN THAT, GO TO SCOOTER-STOP.COM & REQUEST A PART OR ORDER A SERVICE KIT.
HOW MUCH IS THE 50cc GENUINE BUDDY SCOOTER?
HERE ARE A FEW FACTORS THAT DETERMINE THE FINAL COSTS OF THE GENUINE 50 BUDDY SCOOTER.
- IF TAX IS COLLECTED AT THE TIME OF CHECKOUT WITH THE SPORT SCOOTER DEALER
- SHIPPING OF A BUDDY SCOOTER FROM THE DISTRIBUTOR
- THE GENUINE BUDDY SCOOTER ASSEMBLY AFTER IT IS OUT OF THE CRATE.
- THE DEALER PREP CHARGES OR FEES TO GET THE BUDDY SCOOTER RIDE READY FOR YOU TO ENJOY FOR AS A LONG RANGE SCOOTER.
- THE FUEL ADDED OR OIL CHANGED AS REQUESTED BY CUSTOMER OR A DEALERSHIP DUTY.
- THE TIME IT TAKES TO TEST RIDE AND ENSURE THE SAFETY OF THE ADULT RIDER AS A RIDE ON SCOOTER FOR ADULTS.
WHERE CAN I BUY A GENUINE 50cc BUDDY SCOOTER?
Genuine does it again with the Buddy 50. As one of the best selling scooters in the Genuine lineup, the model has changed very little since 2002. Genuine knows scooters!
This scooter has a 2-stroke, air cooled engine and an automatic transmission, perfect for cruising city streets.
Like all Genuine scooters, it comes with a 2-year, unlimited mileage warranty as well as roadside assistance. So even with a flat tire, losing the keys, or running out of gas, Genuine has it covered.
The Genuine Buddy 50 is available in several colors, including: gloss black, glossy titanium, lavender, british racing green, buddy red, seafoam, tangerine, turquoise, frenchand glossy white.
The high mounted headlight makes for better visibility, day and night. Need better lighting? Flip the high beam switch. The dash gauge is simple to read, showing left and right turn signals, mileage, fuel gauge, as well as the oil light and high beam indicator.
The turn signals on this scooter are also audible, so not only can they be seen on the dash, but they can be heard as well.
The Genuine Buddy 50 is equipped with hazard lights that can be turned on and off with the flip of a switch. Like the Roughhouse, it also comes with a kill switch. In the up position, the scooter will start. When the switch is down, the scooter cannot be started.
Though the body of this scooter is on the smaller side, the under-seat storage is incredible. It can hold a full-face helmet easily.
Two important factors are accessed under the seat as well. The oil reservoir and gas cap are located under the comfy seat, making for easy access while keeping them secured.
The front brakes are hydraulic disc while rear brakes on this model are drum.
The tires are 90/90x10 and will keep the scooter on the road.
Dry weight is 198lbs. This scooter has the following measurements: length 66 inches, width 25.4 inches, and height 44 inches. Seat height here is 29.75 inches.
A convenient USB port allows riders to charge their devices while commuting. Top speeds are around 30 miles per hour, restricted and gas mileage is around 100+ miles per gallon.
Customize this scooter as desired since Genuine provides accessories for their scooters. You can even utilize the front compartment as a cup holder with an addon from Genuine.
We Include Everything In Our Price. No Surprises. No Extra Fees. Nothing But The Same Price You See. If You Want Delivery, That Will Calculate At Checkout.
7-10 Days To Pickup In Store
10-14 Days Delivered To You
- We Order When You Order. 2 Days For Payment To Payout. We Order On That Day.
- Arrival To Us Is Usually 5 Actual Days or Less. Electric Scooters Add 3 Days For Battery(s) Arrival.
- We Fully Assemble, Inspect, Thoroughly Prep & Add Any Accessories You Have Chosen.
- Test Ride Your Scooter For 3-5 Miles To Ensure You Are On A Safe Scooter.
- We Schedule & Deliver Your Scooter Anywhere.
- You Ride Into The Sunset.
We personally deliver you a 100% assembled and test driven scooter right to your address. The scooter comes with a tank full of gas and cranks right up. We go over the whole scooter with you to make sure you have the best experience possible.