Honda Crea Scoopy 50cc BA-AF55 2001 (First Generation)

2001 Honda Crea Scoopy AF55 Specs, Review, Price | 50cc Fashion Scooter "Crea Scooter" Series.

Honda Crea Scoopy 50cc BA-AF55 2001
Photo of 2001 Honda Crea SCOOPY・i 50cc BA-AF55 1st Generation.
「クレア スクーピー ・i」
Color: Millennium Silver Metallic.
Release date: 2001-01-26.
Honda Crea Scoopy 50cc (model: BA-AF55) is a fashion scooter powered by a clean, silent, fuel-efficient, environment friendly high-performance liquid-cooled 4-cycle 50cc engine.

The 1st generation fashion scooter Honda Crea Scoopy equipped with a water-cooled 4-stroke 50cc engine with low fuel consumption and excellent environmental performance such as clean exhaust gas and quietness was released on January 23rd 2001. And the fully equipped Crea Scoopy i with advanced features including a multifunctional digital meter and idle stop system was released on January 26th 2001.

2001 Honda Crea SCOOPY・i Pink AF55
Picture of 2001 Honda Crea SCOOPY・i Special.
Color: Aqua Pink Metallic.
Release date: 2001-08-08.

This Crea Scoopy series is a fashion scooter developed with the keywords "clean", "economy", "silent", and "tough", and has both high environmental performance and a light driving feeling.
The engine is based on the modular engine newly developed for the "Jorno Crea" released in June 1999, and has achieved further weight reduction, compactness and low fuel consumption.
The motorcycle body is based on the highly recyclable "Jorno Crea" module aluminum frame, and is further reduced in weight to achieve a light driving feeling.
This time, as a new anti-theft system, the main switch, seat opener, and steering wheel lock are integrated in one place. A shutter function is provided in the main switch section, and the seat opener is eliminated from the body side to achieve high security.
The multifunctional digital meter "Communication Meter" used in the Crea Scoopy i displays various information such as refueling timing with illustrations and characters, and can be enjoyed as if the rider and the scooter had a conversation.

Main features of the Honda Crea Scoopy series

High-performance water-cooled 4-stroke engine with even higher environmental performance

Based on the module engine that has been adopted for Giorno Crea and has been highly evaluated for its low fuel consumption and quietness, the bore and stroke have been changed to achieve a weight reduction and compactness of 4kg compared to Giorno Crea.
Fuel efficiency is improved by 3.7km/L (71.3km/L → 75.0km/L. 30km/h constant-land driving test value) compared to Giorno Crea.

Aluminum frame with excellent recyclability and production efficiency

Based on the module aluminum frame used for Giorno Crea, the dry weight of the vehicle has been reduced to 72kg, which is 6kg lighter than Giorno Claire.
Combined with the engine with smooth and powerful output characteristics, it realizes light driving.

Cute and fashionable styling

The entire body is composed of curved surfaces. The headlights and meters are also designed to be round to match the overall design.
The cute and fashionable styling that shines in the city.

Theft deterrence system with enhanced security

As a new anti-theft system, the main switch, seat opener, and steering wheel lock are integrated in one place. A shutter mechanism is provided in the main switch section, and the seat opener is eliminated from the body side to achieve high security. In addition, a key is used for the iron fuel tank cap.
It is a high security system combined with the "lock-in" mechanism that locks the center stand of Honda's original system.
In addition, an immobilizer alarm is set as an option to be installed at the store.

Other main equipment

  • Adopts "combination brake (front/rear wheel interlocking brake)" that is safe and easy to handle.
  • A large-capacity 22L met-in space that can store A4 size files and full-face helmets.
  • Adopts 40W halogen headlight with excellent visibility and visibility

Crea Scoopy i's exclusive equipment

Communication meter to make friends with scooters

In addition to the basic speed display, the multifunctional digital communication meter displays characters such as "Hello !!" when the main switch is turned on and "bye-bye !!" when it is turned off.
In addition, it informs the condition of the vehicle such as refueling timing, oil change timing, mileage, etc., and displays abundant information such as birthdays and anniversaries with pictures and characters by the clock function, rider and scooter. Can enjoy communication as if they were friends.

Advanced idle stop system

A system that automatically stops idling when waiting for a traffic light or when there is a traffic jam, reducing unnecessary fuel consumption and eliminating noise when the vehicle is stopped.

2001 Honda Crea SCOOPY・i AF55 Price

Sales plan (Japan domestic market/annual), Series total : 60,000 units

Manufacturer's suggested retail price in Japan

  • Honda Crea Scoopy : 159,000 yen
  • Honda Crea Scoopy i : 179,000 yen

(Example of regional suggested retail price: Hokkaido is 8,000 yen higher, Okinawa is 5,000 yen higher. Excluding some other areas.)
(Reference price. Consumption tax not included.)

Body Colors

* Four body colors are available:

  • Millennium Silver Metallic, Jolly Red, Ritza Beige, and Denim Blue. (Common to Scoopy/Scoopy/i)

Special Colour Updates

  • 2001 Crea Scoopy Special ・ Color : Tiffanic Blue
  • 2001 Crea Scoopy i Special ・ Color : Aqua Pink Metallic
  • 2002 Crea Scoopy Special Two-Tone Color ・ : Pearl Seashell White and Shasta White
  • 2003 Crea Scoopy Two-Tone Color : Candy Grace Full Red and Beige
For both the Claire Scoopy Special and the Claire Scoopy i Special, the lower part of the seat and the leg shield are the same classical white as the current model.

Main Specifications of Honda Crea Scoopy i AF55

Here the 2001 Honda Crea Scoopy i 50cc technical specs :

Common nameCrea Scoopy/Crea Scoopy i
Vehicle name/modelHonda BA-AF55
Overall length x Width x Height (m)1.695 x 0.625 x 1.000
Wheelbase (m)1.190
Minimum ground clearance (m)0.115
Seat height (m)0.710
Vehicle weight (kg)77
Dry weight (kg)72
Riding capacity (persons)1
Minimum turning radius (m)1.8
Engine modelAF55E (water-cooled, 4-stroke, OHC, single cylinder)
Total displacement (cm3)49
Inner diameter x stroke (mm)38.0 x 44.0
compression ratio12.0
Maximum output (kW [PS]/rpm)3.6 [4.9]/8,000
Maximum torque (N ・ m [kg ・ m]/rpm)4.5 [0.46]/7,000
Fuel consumption rate (km/L)75.0 (30km/h constant-land driving test value)
Carburetor modelNVK00A
Starting methodSelf-type (with kick type)
Ignition methodCDI type battery ignition
Lubrication methodPumping splash combination type
Fuel tank capacity (L)5.0
Clutch typeDry type multi-plate shoe type
Transmission typeContinuously variable transmission (V-matic)
Gear ratio1 speed2.800-0.860
Caster (degree)/Trail (mm)26 ° 30´/72
Tire sizeFront90/90-10 50J
Rear90/90-10 50J
Brake typeFrontMechanical reading trailing
RearMechanical Reading Trailing
Suspension methodPreviousTelescopic method
RearUnit swing type
Frame formatUnderbone


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