Cheers & Jeers
Engine 7: Fine character, not enough boost.
Drivetrain: 8 Only five gears, but they're sweet
Handling: 8 Within expectations, a tad soft
Braking: 8 Powerful enough for the beginners
Ride: 7 For all the softness, not terribly compliant
Ergonomics: 9 Comfortable for all but the bigguns
Features: 7 Sparse but not downtrodden
Refinement: 8 Generally quite good
Value: 7 Well, it's not cheap but it's, er, Italian!
Fun Factor: 8 For modest thrills...you bet
Verdict: Demure newbie-scoot does nearly everything well, presages good things for Moto Guzzi.