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(Ted Laturnus for The Globe and Mail)
(Ted Laturnus for The Globe and Mail)

Quick Spin

Honda's European-flavoured scooter is perfect for city life Add to ...

Quick Spin - 2015 Honda PXC150 scooter


Base price: $3,899; as tested: $4,405

Engine: 153cc single-cylinder

Transmission/drive: CVT

Fuel economy (litres/100 km): 2.3 (estimated)

Alternatives: Vespa LX150, Piaggio Fly 150, Suzuki Burgman 200, Yamaha BWS 125, Hyosung MS3 250, Saga Quest 150, Kymco Super 8/Movie 150



7.0 European in flavour. Larger diameter wheels enhance handling and ride.


7.0 With a 28cc increase in engine size, the 2015 version of the PCX 150 will get up to highway speed. Just.


8.0 The four-stroke engine with liquid cooling is almost completely silent. It’s amazingly thrifty.


7.025 litres of storage room under the (locking) seat – enough to hold a helmet.

The Verdict


As an economical city runabout, it’s almost perfect.

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