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Old 30th October 2009, 14:12   #76
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Look at the asking price

Vintage Bike - Rixe SACHS - Mumbai - Motorcycles - Scooters
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Girish it look like the one I had posted some time ago sometime earlier in the thread.
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spotted this silver plus near my home.
Wow, this was the bike I honed my skills fo Driving and Repairing . As was the norm the lights both front and rear are not original and so is the Fuel filler cap. The side panels over the engine also have been chopped off at the rear dampers.
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What is the best price to give for a working condition Suvega - 74 Model..
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What is the best price to give for a working condition Suvega - 74 Model..
If you have not already seen this ad - Check out eBay India: motobecan mobilette (suvega)1974 (item 320439751345 end time 23-Nov-2009 11:31:46 IST)
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Try to buy as cheap as possible, 3-5K should be good price.

Is the owner asking 12.5K ? Saw one advertisement few days ago, think in ebay

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got an innocenti lambretta 48 moped.need to restore.
Never heard of this Moped before, what year is this moped.

Is this what it should look like. Pic courtsey xbhp.com

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Never heard of this Moped before, what year is this moped.
It was made around the 50s. It was later made indigenously as the Laxmi 48cc. Here is another example in Madras:

The Hindu : Metro Plus Chennai / Wheels : Fifty-Fifty
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Never heard of this Moped before, what year is this moped.

Is this what it should look like. Pic courtsey xbhp.com

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Looks awesome man, I wish i could buy her. Lovely moped
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this moped was produced by innocenti lambretta,the italian company from august 1955 to march 1961.total no: of units produced was about 63000
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this moped named innocenti lambretta 48 had a 47.75 cc two stroke engine.2 speed gear box and max speed attained was 50 kmph
in india API produced this moped naming it as laxmi moped (i am not sure about this)
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@ vipinmohan,
Laxmi Moped was not produced by API, it was produced by KGP Motors i.e. Kirloskar-Ghatge Patil Motors, Kolhapur (Maharashtra) from the license by Innocenti, Italy.
They still have a production plant @ Kolhapur which now produces pistons & piston rings.
Here are the pics of KGP Laxmi 48 Moped:
The Hindu : Metro Plus Chennai / Wheels : My dear Laxmi
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@ vipinmohan,
Laxmi Moped was not produced by API, it was produced by KGP Motors i.e. Kirloskar-Ghatge Patil Motors, Kolhapur (Maharashtra) from the license by Innocenti, Italy.
They still have a production plant @ Kolhapur which now produces pistons & piston rings.
Here are the pics of KGP Laxmi 48 Moped:
The Hindu : Metro Plus Chennai / Wheels : My dear Laxmi
thanks dhrishikesh for correcting me
glad to know that KGP is still producing pistons and rings.i wish this would be suitable for my innocenti
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Well i know of a mofa restored but need new tyres.
m80's front tyres can work for the mofa, both f and r. try an old one before you buy a new one.
 
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thanks dhrishikesh for correcting me
glad to know that KGP is still producing pistons and rings.i wish this would be suitable for my innocenti
The goodbye moped before KGP exited the scene was the Pizzaz with a kick start and smaller dia wheels.It could carry two people. the engine and gearbox were the same as the old Lambretta 48.
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