SYM 300cc spotted

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SYM 300cc spotted

Postby TainanCowboy » Tue Jul 19, 2016 06:37

So, yesterday I was getting gasoline for the 'scooter and noticed a yellow-plate bike in front of me having a hard time starting.

I finished up and looked a bit closer and saw a SYM 300cc that was brand new. The guy on it obviously had just bought it and had no idea how to use the thing. I pulled over and through hand-signs, grunts and my very poor Taiwanese helped him get it started.
It was a pretty blue with black engine and power-train.
This is the first 300cc motorcycle (as opposed to motorscooter) I've seen here.
IMO, 300cc is about a perfect size for this place.

Has anyone else seen this bike out & about?
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Re: SYM 300cc spotted

Postby Kal El » Tue Jul 19, 2016 08:54

There's a student in my building that has one. Looks nice. :thumbsup:

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Re: SYM 300cc spotted

Postby TainanCowboy » Tue Jul 19, 2016 09:08

Kal El,
Yes, that looks to be the model with the "cafe racer" option pack.
I have long maintained that a solid, 4 - stroke, 250-350cc motorcycle would be the perfect size for here.
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