Scooters are often thought of as second-class citizens in the world of motorcycles and take a backseat to their more common, two-wheeled brethren. But in fact, scooters offer certain advantages and conveniences that regular motorcycles for the most part can’t even begin to compete with. Admittedly, I’ve never really paid much attention to scooters, especially not maxi scooters, because I figured if you’re going to get a big-displacement scooter, why not just ride a regular motorcycle? Well, I now know why.
Don’t get me wrong, I would never trade a regular motorcycle in favor of a scooter (well, so long as I could still properly ride one), but adding one to the existing stable for sheer convenience? Maybe. The real-world application and practicality of a scooter like the Burgman 400 is unparalleled compared to its more traditional motorcycle counterparts.
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