🔥 Vintage 1978 Honda Hobbit PA50II – Unleash the Legacy! 🔥
Are you ready to own a piece of two-wheeled history that not only looks magnificent but packs a punch under the hood? Introducing the meticulously restored 1978 Honda Hobbit, a true classic in a striking red and white finish. This bike is a living testament to the golden era of mopeds, and it’s available exclusively at Detroit Moped Works.
🎨 Custom Coating: The frame of this beauty received a fresh coat of automotive paint, while the fenders and tank were professionally powder coated in classic red and white. The result is a paint job that’s not just eye-catching, but built to last.
🔥 Upgraded Power: This Honda Hobbit comes with a significant upgrade. While the original model sported a PA50I engine, this one now roars with a modern and robust PA50II powerplant. Prepare to be blown away by its performance.
🚀 Enhanced Features: Everything about this bike screams attention to detail. From new custom lights and a kill switch to fresh bars, controls, grips, cables, red pedal chain, and decals – no stone has been left unturned in the pursuit of perfection.
🛠️ Detroit Moped Works Tune-Up: We’ve spared no expense in making sure this vintage gem runs like a dream. It received a comprehensive tune-up, including a new NGK spark plug, petcock, fuel line, fuel filter, and more. The new Shinko Golden Boy 2.25-17 moped tire and Sedona Motorcycle tubes make sure you’ll enjoy a smooth ride.
🚴 Factory Configuration: In its original form, the 1978 Honda Hobbit featured a 49cc, air-cooled, two-stroke, single-cylinder engine. It comes equipped with drum brakes both in the front and rear, providing reliable stopping power.
⛽ Fuel Efficiency: This moped boasts a 3.0-liter (0.79 US gal) fuel capacity, making it perfect for city cruising. With its two-stroke motor, belt drive Honda Variomatic continuously variable transmission (CVT), pedal start, and key ignition, it’s user-friendly and efficient.
🏁 Performance Boost: Thanks to the PA50II motor, Proma Circuit performance pipe, dual-stage carbon reeds, new carburetor, and thicker belt, this 1978 Honda Hobbit has transformed from its original 18mph version into a speed demon clocking over 30mph. Its powerful acceleration and mesmerizing sound guarantee a thrilling ride.
🔧 Ready for More: While this vintage beauty is ready to be enjoyed as it is, it also serves as an excellent platform for further performance upgrades, thanks to the extensive availability of parts.
This Honda Hobbit is more than just a moped; it’s a collector’s dream. Whether you’re a seasoned rider or a first-time moped enthusiast, this piece of history promises an unforgettable journey. Don’t miss out on the chance to own a rare gem that will turn heads and put a smile on your face every time you hit the road. Order yours today, and let the legacy ride on! 🏍️💨
When it comes to purchasing large and expensive items such as mopeds, e-bikes, or scooters, many people may be tempted to buy directly online from manufacturers and/or in the peer-to-peer market. However, buying from a brick-and-mortar small business like Detroit Moped Works is a better choice, both for the customer and the local economy.
By buying from a small business, you can feel good about supporting the local economy and helping to keep small businesses thriving. Additionally, when you buy from Detroit Moped Works, you can be assured that your bike comes fully professionally assembled, tested, and adjusted, with any warranty work related to shipping damage taken care of before purchase.
Another benefit of buying from a brick-and-mortar store is the ability to test ride the bikes before you buy them, ensuring that you feel comfortable and confident on your new vehicle. Detroit Moped Works offers in-store tutorials to ensure that you know how to use your new bike before you take it home, and we are always available for troubleshooting and support.
When you purchase from Detroit Moped Works, you can also take advantage of our 25% discount on all accessories such as helmets, locks, gloves, apparel, covers, upgrades, and more. We also provide all the necessary paperwork to register your moped or scooter in Michigan.
Finally, buying from a small business like Detroit Moped Works means that you are supporting a team that cares deeply about providing the best possible customer service and experience. We are committed to ensuring that our customers are satisfied with their purchases and have everything they need to get the most out of their new vehicles.
Please note that there is no warranty on “as-is” mopeds. However, for any bike over $1,000 that we specifically restored to sell, we will “work with you” and not leave you high and dry if anything does arise in the first 60 days.
– **Flagship Store Pickup:** All vehicles bought online, whether it’s a moped, ebike, or scooter, will be securely held at our flagship store located on Michigan Avenue in Detroit. This serves as a convenient and safe location for you to collect your purchase.
– **Pick-Up Appointments:** To ensure a smooth and efficient pickup process, we recommend scheduling an appointment through our convenient Booking Link. This way, you can choose a date and time that suits your schedule, making the pickup experience hassle-free.
– **National Shipping Through U-Ship:** If you are unable to pick up your vehicle in person or prefer to have it shipped to your location, we offer the option of national shipping. This service can be arranged through U-Ship, a trusted and reliable shipping platform. Please note that the cost of shipping will be at the buyer’s expense, and the final price may vary depending on your location.
– **Expected Shipping Costs:** While shipping costs can vary based on distance and location, we estimate that the shipping expenses will generally range from $250 to $300 or more, depending on your specific delivery address. Keep in mind that the exact shipping cost may be determined by U-Ship and can be confirmed during the shipping arrangement process.