I would rock that thing. swap in a 100cc 4 cycle modern scooter engine and a gearbox with reverse, maybe some stiffer springs and viola.
oyea and chop the roof and side windows off
1991 Toyota Pickup 22R-E 2.4 I4/5 speed
1990 Toyota Cressida 7M-GE 3.0 I6/5-speed manual
mechanic, carpenter, stagehand, rigger, and know-it-all smartass
"You don't get to judge me for how I fix what you break"