2012 KYMCO Super 8

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2012 KYMCO Super 8

2012 KYMCO Super 8 50 2T


The 2012 Kymco Super 8 scooter delivers optimal performance, precise handling and attention grabbing graphics. This sport styled scooter, which is now available in three bold and bright colors, offers superior acceleration, and delivers one exhilarating ride. The heart of this sporty scooter is a 49cc two-stroke engine that features reliable kick starting. The transmission is a CVT automatic transmission which allows the rider to never have to worry about shifting from gear to gear. The 2012 Kymco Super 8 can handle the demands of driving through the urban setting for the daily commute as well being able to hit the open road. The 2012 Kymco Super 8 also gets close to 70 miles per gallon and has a fuel capacity of 1.3 gallons, so doing local and daily errands will never be an issue with this stylish and powerful little scooter.

Overall the Super 8 is a rather quiet scooter that delivers very responsive handling which helps the inexperienced rider gain the riding confidence that they need. Although this scooter may be a great choice for the beginner, due to the sporty looks and performance this scooter is also a top choice for those who have been riding for quite some time. The front disc brake combined with the reliable rear drum braking mechanism in the rear deliver predictable stopping again allowing the rider to increase their level of confidence.

Visually speaking, the Super 8 is very sharp and sporty looking. The vibrant color schemes that are offered are sure to catch one's eye. The scooter has a high stance but a low center of gravity which not only helps with the visual aspect but also plays a hand in how well the 2012 Kymco Super 8 handles. The scooter features under the seat storage as well as the option to add a luggage rack to the rear of the bike. Perfect for storing groceries, laptops or for an overnight bag when taking the scooter on the open road. From the inexperienced rider to the rider with years of experience under the belt, the 2012 Kymco Super 8 is sure to delight just about anyone.

New For 2012
  • Now available in three color combinations; red/white, blue/white and black/silver.
  • Features a 49cc, two-stroke engine with kick starting. The transmission is a CVT which allows the scooter to be able to handle the demands of urban city driving.
  • Lightweight 14-inch aluminum wheels in the front add sleek style as well as helping to ensure an overall smooth ride.
  • Receives about 80 miles per gallon (MPG) and the fuel capacity 1.3 gallons. Allowing one to go quite a distance without having to worry about stopping to fuel up.

2012 Kymco Super 8 Specs

  • Model: 2012 Kymco Super 8 50 2T
  • Engine Type: 49cc
  • Bore and Stroke: 39mm x 41.4mm
  • Compression ratio:
  • Valve Train: SOHC
  • Induction: Air
  • Ignition: Electric start and kick
  • Transmission: Continuously variable transmission (CVT)
  • Final Drive: Belt
  • Fuel Capacity: 1.3 gallons
  • Estimated Fuel Economy: 69 miles per gallon (MPG)
  • Brakes (Front): Hydraulic disc
  • Brakes (Rear): Telescopic fork
  • Suspension (Front): Telescopic Fork
  • Suspension (Rear): Twin sided swing arm
  • Wheelbase: 52.7 inches
  • Rake: N/A
  • Trail: N/A
  • Seat Height: 30.5 inches
  • Curb Weight: 233 pounds
  • Tires (Front): 100/80-14
  • Tires (Rear): 120/80-14


  • Rear luggage rack designed to provide additional storage space. Sold aftermarket and requires installation. Easy to install and just as easy to dismount when not in use.
  • Various colors of license plate frame for the scooter. Perfect for vanity plates or custom plates.
  • Top boxes in a variety of colors and sizes. These mount to the back of the bike and require the Shad mount kit which is sold separately.
  • Covers for both storage and parking are available. An outdoor cover that is waterproof is ideal for caring for the scooter in bad weather. Soft inner lining helps to protect the interior of the scooter while the durable outer shell will keep the bike dry. Dust covers are also available for when parking the bike for an extended period of time in an indoor setting.

Key Competitors For The 2012 Kymco Super 8

  • 2012 Yamaha Zuma 50F
  • 2012 Honda Ruckus Base
  • 2012 Piaggio Fly 50V
  • 2012 Vespa LX 50 4V
  • 2012 Kymco like 50 LX

Available Super 8 Sub Models

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