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post #1 of 10 (permalink) Old 11-24-2012, 01:35 PM Thread Starter
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That looks like a normal day in Malaysian traffic.

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Wow, who makes those scooters? Timex?

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Think they need some better tires...we've got a lot of scooters in our area...DUI's, Mexicans who can't get licenses, and the occasional gal who thinks she's cool on a scoot.

When it rains, I get away from them....every corner is an adventure. Hopefully someone makes a sticky scoot tire...they all seem to slip and slide here.

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Hopefully no riders got seriously hurt, but that was a hoot to watch. I guess the speed seems faster than it actually is. I've never seen so many highsides. Great training film for what happens when your tire grip says no.
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looks like fun. wish they had mini motos around here

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They seem unbreakable.
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That was funny. They just scramble and get back on. Looks like fun (with the right gear).

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Lots of front end let goes. Look like a fahn hoot though.

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Beautiful, but I don't think it's correct to classify them as scooters.

They look like motorcycles to me.
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