Gas Bike Legal?

Question

Jake asked: Is there any way I can make my gas bike street legal and if so what age and what license would I need to do so?

Answer

A bicycle with a gas assist motor can only be street legal if it is registered as a moped. Please see this post for all the details, including the link to the DMV requirements.

http://flbikelaw.org/2014/07/gas-motors-on-bicycles-at-last-final-answer/

A driver’s license would also be required, the age for which is 16.

s. 322.05Persons Not to be Licensed

The department may not issue a license:

(1) To a person who is under the age of 16 years ….

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