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2008 Schwinn Newport™ 150

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2008 Schwinn Newport™ 150

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2008 Schwinn Newport™ 150 Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Scooter
BASE MSRP(US)  $1,999.00
Dealers Schwinn Dealers
Warranty  24
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Finance
Engine:  
Engine Type  Single-Cylinder
Cylinders  1
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Air
Valves  2
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Displacement (cc/ci)  150 / 9.2
Starter  Electric / Kick
Fuel Requirements  Premium
US Miles Per Gallon (Combined)  87
CAN Liters Per Kilometer (Combined)  2.7
Fuel Type  Gas
Fuel Injector  No
Carburetor  Yes
Number Of Carburetors  1
Carburetion Type  Carburetor
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Continuously Variable (CVT)
Primary Drive (Engine / Transmission)  Belt
Reverse  No
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless  Tubeless
Front Wheel Width (in)  3.5
Rear Wheel Width (in)  3.5
Chromed  No
Front Wheel Diameter  10
Rear Wheel Diameter  10
Front Tire (Full Spec)  3.50 - 10
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  3.50 - 10
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Drum
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.2 / 30
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Single Sided Swing Arm
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  1
Rear Suspension Material  Steel
Air Adjustable  No
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  5.94
Width (in/mm)  27.2 / 690
Height (in/mm)  44.5 / 1130
Length (ft/ft)  5
Length (ft/in)  11
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  188 / 85.3
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  1.7 / 6.5
Storage Capacity (cuft/gal/l)  0.7 / 5.2 / 19.8
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  0.8
Seats:  
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver
Folding  No
Number Of Seats  1
Backrest Logo Plate  No
Backrest Type  Fixed
Backrest Location  Driver
Lumbar Adjustment  No
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Floor Board Location  Driver
Hand Grips  Standard
Chain Guard  No
Fork Guards  No
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Light Guard  No
Side Cover  Yes
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Center / Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Speedometer  Standard
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  24 / Limited
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Scooter
Manufacturer Country  USA
Introduction Year  2008
Manufacturer Recommend Minimum Age  16
Parent Company  Schwinn
Display Name  Newport™ 150
Paint & Finish:  
Metallic  No
Storage:  
Underseat Storage  Standard
Lockable Storage  Standard
Helmet Storage  Standard
Glove Box / Dash Storage  Standard
Lights:  
Headlight Visor  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard

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I love this scooter
By Jackie(Owner), Jun. 7, 2009
I bought this scooter in Feb. and I couldn't wait for the weather to warm up so I could ride it. My husband rides a Harley and we have ridden a few times side by side. We get lots of smiles and waves. I have gotten this scooter to go as fast as 62mph. I ride in the country and don't like to ride it ... Read Full Review

 

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Its okay
Dec. 30, 2009
good for the money but poorly built.



gets good mileage, but the gas tank is too small and the cap is poorly accessible. The speedometer reads about 7-10 miles faster than I am really going; the blinker button is poorly made anb broke one year later, when I tried to replace the tail light - it bu... Read Full Review

 

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Great scooter for work
By James Karp(Owner), Oct. 7, 2009
I travel 9 miles to work one way each day. I bought my scooter about 16 months ago and love it! My weight, 210 lbs. probably doesn't help with the gas milage which I average about 60 miles to the gallon or the speed which I have clipped along at 70 mph on the flats, 60 mph on the hills.



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Well it gets good gas mileage...
By Madonna M(Writer), Jun. 2, 2009
I bought my scooter during the gas crisis last summer.

It gets great gas mileage, but my odometer quit work

a week after I had it.

It took them 3 months to finally get the part in.

Then while riding it last summer at 50 mph, I went to stop

for a traffic light and the gas was stuck on!

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