DIY Go Kart Forum

DIY Go Kart Forum (http://www.diygokarts.com/vb/index.php)
-   Go Kart Discussion (http://www.diygokarts.com/vb/forumdisplay.php?f=6)
-   -   ScootCoupe 50CC Reverse Trike (http://www.diygokarts.com/vb/showthread.php?t=38086)

gettinfishy 11-13-2017 11:51 AM

ScootCoupe 50CC Reverse Trike
 
Hello :wai:,

Around my local area we have started seeing a lot of these little 50cc scooters called scootcoupes. Has anyone ever seen these? Im looking for some plans or kits to build one myself. Ive searched some reverse trike projects but nothing seemed similar to these.

https://images.hgmsites.net/med/scoo...00233570_m.jpg

http://www.funriderentals.com/_uploa...-fun-coupe.jpg

https://img.grouponcdn.com/deal/PNHd...1/c700x420.jpg

Whitetrashrocker 11-13-2017 11:55 AM

Looks like the dorks are finally picking up hot chicks.

gettinfishy 11-13-2017 11:57 AM

Here in South Florida the weather is getting nice and they are fun to cruise up and down the beach with and being that the speed limit is 30 anyway they are perfect.

MTNSleder 11-13-2017 12:00 PM

I've never seen one get built here...

gettinfishy 11-13-2017 12:03 PM

Quote:

Originally Posted by MTNSleder (Post 486868)
I've never seen one get built here...

I wish I could find a double wishbone front suspension kit with brakes that I could use to build... Ever here of something like that? Cant find anything on ebay.

ezcome-ezgo 11-13-2017 12:11 PM

Find a scrap ATV.

Dustin2017 11-13-2017 12:20 PM

The only chicks they can pickup in one of those is there sister.

gettinfishy 11-13-2017 12:24 PM

https://i.pinimg.com/originals/2b/08...de8635dfac.jpg

Something like this would be perfect, I just have no idea what plans he used to build this or if he did it himself.

B_Bimmer 11-13-2017 08:59 PM

50cc, two adults, thirty miles per hour... Something's not adding up for me.

itsid 11-14-2017 05:05 AM

Quote:

Originally Posted by B_Bimmer (Post 487030)
50cc, two adults, thirty miles per hour... Something's not adding up for me.

WEll.. on level road... that should be possible.. uphill.. I doubt it ;)

it's for all I read a Piaggio 50cc (vespa LX50 or something)
4valve 4 stroke..

those engines propell 300kg to 50km/h all day (~4hp, ~4Nm)
struggling uphill slightly.. but otherwise.. all day :D
In european terms, that's the scooter plus two adults...

and then there's the Ape (not monkey ape.. 'A-pe' means bee in italian.. nevermind)
a three wheeler small truck with 50cc and even less power carrying 250kg of goods with speeds up to 45km/h

I don't see why the scoot coupe shouldn't be able to do the same

'sid

KingCobra 11-14-2017 06:02 AM

Isn't that also known as the 'Derp Tryke'?? It seems they run up and down the hallways of large buildings in Silicon Valley.. Wait, there goes Suckaberger now!!!! :D..... Oh wait, can't be him....


“At about 11 a.m. ET on Sunday (November 12, 2017), our beloved business man Mark Zuckerberg passed away. Mark Zuckerberg was born on May 14, 1984 in White Plains. He will be missed but not forgotten. Please show your sympathy and condolences by commenting on and liking this page.”

shadowfocus603 11-15-2017 07:53 PM

Don't know much about them but they were just starting to catch on in Vegas before I moved back east in 2013. I'd like to get one to mess with at some point.


All times are GMT -6. The time now is 10:16 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.4
Copyright ©2000 - 2020, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.