Video: Epic Chinese scooter driving fail

This Chinese scooter driver learns a valuable lesson about why it’s important to practice driving your new scooter on quiet vacant streets.

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I remember when I first purchased an e-bike 5 years or so ago, it had been a while since I’d been on any sort of bike, let alone a motorized one. There really is a certain amount of trial by fire when buying a bike in China, with most bike shops deep in urban centres; hell, most of China is an urban centre. So I do sympathize with this fellow to an extent … like for the first bump into a car. After that, why didn’t he just get off and walk it across the intersection?

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