Tag: Mopeds

Bicycles with Gas Assist Motors

Question GM asked the FHP: Can a bicycle with a gas assist motor be operated legally on Florida roadways?

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Tao eBike?

Question Mark asked: The Tao Tao ATE 501 has functioning pedals and an electric motor. The specifications show that the motor has a top speed of 20 mph. Would this model be considered a bicycle with no license required since

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Motorcycle in the Bike Lane

Question Kirby in MN asked: My head is spinning looking into the very ambiguous Florida bike /bike lane statutes. Maybe you could find this quicker with your experience with FL statutes.  If I was a Florida cop and saw a

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Placement of Feet on an eBike

Question Brian asked: Do I have to use the pedals on my ebike in Fl? Do I have to keep my feet on the pedals while using the ebike motor? It is uncomfortable.

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Gas Motors on bicycles #26?

Question Steve asked: Do you have to have a license to ride a bike with a gas motor in Ocala, Florida?

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More Motorized Bicycles

Question Punkie commented: The way you have your page is more confusing than helpful when trying to state the facts. I know from first hand what the state laws are for any motorized bicycle either it be electric or by

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Motor Scooter

Question Erika asked: I have a Tao Tao e-bike that looks like a small scooter.  I have seen these ridden on the sidewalk here in Hernando County.  I called the Sheriff’s Office to inquire on what they prefer here in

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Bikes with Gas Assist Motors – Something New!!

Question Heard of Something New asked: I heard someone, just recently, got a letter from the DMV that said adding a gas motor on a bicycle, still keeps it a bicycle. So how can it not be allowed on public

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Motorized Disability Access Vehicle

Question Shawn asked: Are motorized bicycles considered a mobility device under ADA language about other mobility devices if you are disabled?

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Motor Scooters

Question Walter asked: In the state of Florida do you need a special license for operating a gas scooter or will a valid drivers license be ok?

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