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2008 Schwinn Newport™ 50

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2008 Schwinn Newport™ 50

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2008 Schwinn Newport™ 50 Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Scooter
BASE MSRP(US)  $1,799.00
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)  49.5 / 3
Starter  Electric / Kick
Fuel Requirements  Premium
US Miles Per Gallon (Combined)  100
CAN Liters Per Kilometer (Combined)  2.4
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 Tire Speed Rating  51J
Front Wheel Diameter  10
Rear Tire Speed Rating  51J
Rear Wheel Diameter  10
Front Tire (Full Spec)  3.50 - 10 51J
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  3.50 - 10 51J
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Drum
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1 / 26
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)  0.26
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™ 50
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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Not Reliable - Bought A Lemon - Dead Scooter
By F Kerner(Owner), Jun. 2, 2010
Not Reliable - Bought A Lemon



Bought a 2008 Schwinn Newport 50CC(new, not used) in hopes to have less mechanical trouble and for the prestige name. It is a DEAD lemon. Going to college, this is my only ride. This has had trouble on and off. Now I am on foot. The company this was purchased from w... Read Full Review

 

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Good value if you know what to do
By Samuel M Smith(Owner), Mar. 16, 2012
I personally own a Schwinn Newport 50cc i have had some carb trouble with it i bought it from a dealer brand new in 2011 and it was a 2009 model i replaced the carb because it went out but it was under warrenty so it was free of charge it did take almost 3 months to get it from them though. now i ha... Read Full Review

 

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wont start
By hector(Owner), Aug. 1, 2011
good day newport 50 will not start.. need to use screw driver @ starter to crank... also no spark @ spark plug wire.. could it be the black box after the starter before the spark plug wire? Read Full Review

 

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