No Reserve - 2003 Honda Metropolitan Project

SOLD FOR: $355

Reserve price has been met.

This auction ended on October 28, 2022

Winner: Lossa

Winning Bid: $105
Buyer Fee: $250
Total: $355


Additional photos of this 2003 Honda Metropolitan are available here for your perusal.

The Honda CHF50 was known by many names across the world depending on the market: Jazz, Crea, Scoopy, and in the US – Metropolitan. The US first got it in 2002 and it’s been a popular option that’s still offered today.

Honda calls it “the European-style scooter engineered to embody American practicality,” with a 4.9 horsepower 50cc that returned over 90 miles per gallon. Wet weight was just 176 pounds.

This example is VIN: AF551048973. It was originally built for a market outside of the US.

The odometer shows 2,142 kilometers (1,331 miles).

Our friend Kevin Erion was given this as part of a package of scooters by Honda to use as pit bikes during AMA racing.

Prior maintenance history is not known. In preparation for this listing, the shop gave the scooter a once-over to verify its condition. Please note that, because there are missing parts, it does not currently run.

At a minimum, it is missing the following parts:
93404-06040-00: 1.11 X4
16710-GET-013: 91.75
16800-GET-831: 18
16900-GET-003: 15
17682-GET-000: 7.26
17683-GET-010: 3.90
95001-45003-50M: 52.77
95001-55003-60M: 45.70
95002-02100: 1.57
95701-06012-08: 2
95002-02080-X8: 1.57

Erion Racing, Alpinestars, and Parts Unlimited stickers.

Cosmetic Blemishes: please see the album up top for all known cosmetic blemishes. Here is a selection:

Inside of the tank:

It is riding on Kenda tires with date codes of 3201 and 3201.

The sale includes one key.

Currently located at our facility in Santa Monica, California (please make an appointment for an inspection), this Honda is offered on a Bill of Sale. Have any Metropolitan stories or questions about this listing? Let us know in the “Comments” tab!

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Santa Monica, California












Bill of Sale Only

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Private Party/Dealership

Private Party

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Total Bids Placed: 3

Auction has ended.

Highest bidder was: Lossa

Bidder Name Bidding Time Bid Auto
Lossa October 27, 2022 10:19 am $105
WcKase October 27, 2022 10:19 am $25 Auto
WcKase October 26, 2022 4:35 pm $1 Reserve
Auction started October 21, 2022 7:20 am
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