Posts Tagged ‘peugeot’

Bike Stolen from 1028 Steiner: “$100 Reward for Return or Information Leading to the Ass Kicking… of the Scum Bag Thief”

Tuesday, January 17th, 2012

As seen in the Alamo Square part of the Western Addition:

Bon voyage, 40-year-old bike.

The Amazing Polluting Mopeds of San Francisco’s Mission District

Monday, January 19th, 2009

This one’s a little tough to spot at first, but if you click to expand this photo, you’ll see the telltale blue smoke of a gasoline-and-oil-burning two-stroke Peugeot moped on Valencia Street in the Sunny Mission district.

Depending on the state of tune, you can have something like half the fuel and oil you put in spewed out the tailpipe unburned. Tuk tuk tuk tuk tuk tuk….

Such are the ways of aging two-stroke engines. But fashion has a price, after all.

Vrooom, vrooom.