Popular Mechanics


In the mid 1980’s Popular Mechanics magazine published two articles on the recently introduced ‘modern scooter’ lines from Honda and Yamaha. The first article was ‘Sleek Scooters’ published in the August 1984 edition, followed by ‘Slick Scooters’ the next month. You can view these articles online for free at the links below:

Sleek Scooters, Popular Mechanics, August 1984

Slick Scooters, Popular Mechanics, September 1984

In September 1986 Popular Mechanics published a short bit on the Honda Helix.