TGB Releases Limited Edition Racing Scooters

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Race inspired scooters come with either a 49cc engine or optional 151cc high-performance engine.

High performance scooter manufacturer TGB has released two special edition scooters for the U.S. market. In an effort to create a limited edition line of scooters that will appeal to motorcycle racing enthusiast, TGB created the scooters using racing motorcycle styling.

The first limited edition scooter is called the TGB 303R Laser #01. The body of the #01 SE scooter uses very bright florescent red with bright blue, white and yellow accents. The design was inspired by a famous European Supersport Racing team. The wheels are bright red with high polished edges.

The second limited edition scooter is called the TGB 303R Laser #42. The body of the #42 SE scooter uses graphics inspired by a famous AMA Superbike team with bright red paint with white stripes like those used on the A/C/ 427 Shelby Cobra's of the 1960's. The wheels are gloss black with high polished edges.

Just a few hundred of each 49cc special edition scooters will be available through Authorized TGB Dealers starting may 10, 2005 and just over a hundred of each of the 151cc scooters will be made available for the US market at the same time. Only the top 100 TGB dealers in the country will be permitted to sell the special edition scooters.

Both scooters come standard with the TGB Motocicli Veloci™ 49cc high-performance engine of the optional TGB High-Performance 151cc 4-stroke engine. The engines come with a Mikuni carburetor designed for cold weather use and a fully automatic CVT transmission. The Laser has European styling and a Sport Suspension System including a rear mono shock with a floating axle and hydraulically charged front suspension offering excellent handling and control. Standard equipment includes high-performance Maxxis tires; 120/70-13 front and 130/70-13 rear, a 190mm front disc brake, large storage area under the seat, and full instrumentation.

About TGB

Taiwan Golden Bee is a leading manufacturer of scooters, ATVs and OEM parts, whose customers include Piaggio, Suzuki, and Peugeot. Since its inception in Taiwan in 1978, TGB has evolved into one of the largest CVT (Continuously Variable Transmission) manufacturers with over 60% market share in Europe.

About Cobra Powersports

Cobra Powersports is the exclusive distributor for TGB products in the United States and Caribbean Islands. A leading distributor of scooters, ATVs and off-road go-karts, several hundred powersports dealers rely on Cobra to provide quality transportation products. Cobra Powersports also distributes Peirspeed and SGMW USA products.

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