With rising fuel costs, are motorcycles the answer?
Last updated 9/11/2008 at Noon
Many Americans may be considering buying a scooter to save money on their commute. Before selling one’s car, it’s best to consider all sides of the story. Motorcycles and scooters do have some apparent advantages over cars and trucks. But they also have some disadvantages.
Pollution: Many two-wheel vehicle proponents argue that motorcycles and scooters produce less pollution than their four-wheel counterparts. It all depends on the cycle one purchases.
Many reason that because the motorcycle engine is smaller, it naturally must produce less pollution. However, many motorcycle engines...