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SYM – Number 1 selling scooter in SA for 2016!

It’s official – SYM Scooters was the #1 selling scooter brand in SA for 2016. eNatis registrations show that SYM commanded a market share of 30% of ALL scooters imported and sold in SA during 2016. In some months retail sales exceeded 200 units! KMSA took over the importing of SYM scooters two and a […]

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Ride Review: SYM WOLF SB250Ni

I think it is fair to say that the Taiwanese manufacturer is better known for its range of quality scooters than for its motorcycles. I was therefore intrigued to see how the 250 Wolf would shape up. Whilst new to the South African market, the Wolf has been sold internationally for 4 odd years. 250cc […]

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SYM: Serious about South Africa

The South Africa Bike Festival which was recently held at the newly renovated Kyalami Race Circuit in Midrand, proved to be an excellent opportunity for major motorcycle brands to showcase their range of products. SYM Motorcycles and Scooters had a strong presence at the Festival with a variety of scooters and commuters on display. The […]

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by ZA Bikers. The quad market has certainly seen some ups and downs in recent years, especially in the recreational segment where sport quad sales peaked towards the end of 2007. ATV’s were still affordable back then and quickly developed into a craze, rightly so. Quad biking is an adventurous activity and something the entire […]

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Gautrain Vs MAXSYM Scooter!

by ZA Bikers. When my mate Grant Scott reviewed the mighty MAXSYM Scooter, he felt that it would make a decent tourer. Well maybe I thought, but let’s really put it’s touring credentials to the test. The shortish travel, firm suspension feels a bit choppy at lower speeds on bumpy back roads. As speeds rise, […]

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by Howard Stafford aka Howie Zowie I seldom drive a car in Johannesburg. Traffic in this city is so bad that any journey has the potential to turn into a nightmare experience where people in cars suddenly find themselves trapped like rats because of some trivial incident 10km away. I hate not being in control […]

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Ride Review: SYM MAXSYM 600i ABS

by ZA Bikers To be honest I have never considered a scooter above 125cc to have a place in the market. I am not sure if it’s a matter of pride over purpose, but let’s face it, with so many other “proper” motorcycles in a similar price range, why would a maxi-scooter have any appeal? […]

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Ride Review: SYM CROX 125

Review by ZA Bikers Scooters are not always in the spotlight and reviews on them are scarce. When we were asked by SYM South Africa to ride one of their most popular models, we jumped at the opportunity. The only question on our minds, how does one review a scooter? On face value, all scooters […]

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