2013 Kymco Downtown 300i, the Open Road-Performance Maxi Scooter

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When combining the need for an agile and swift vehicle which could easily squeeze through he crowded city traffic with the need of a machine which will also be suitable for longer trips, scooters like the Kymco Downtown 300i come into discussion. If riding a motorcycle is not exactly your game, but still you could use motorcycle-like performance, then a maxi scooter is the right choice.
The Kymco Downtown 300i is a great machine for commuting and daily errands: it sports the brawn needed to ride two-up with no noticeable effort and the underseat storage is large enough for two helmets, or for some shopping bags if need be. Even more, a watertight small storage compartment with a 12V outlet is perfect for charging your cellphone or other portable gadgets on the go.

At the heart of the Kymco Downtown 300i you'll find a 298cc electronic fuel injection 4-stroke engine coupled to an automatic CVT transmission for easy and convenient operation. Disc brakes provide serious stopping force, while the 5-way adjustable rear shocks can be easily set up for solo or passenger riding, while an optional top case adds even more storage space for weekend trips.

The 2013 Kymco Downtown 300i retails for $5,599 (€4,340), which is close to the motorcycle range, indeed. Now it's only up to you to choose your preferred two-wheeler and hit the road.
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