Gas Bike on the Sidewalk
Keith asked: Can a 49cc gas motorized bicycle be driven on side walks if can’t be driven on roads if 49cc and be ride at 5-10 mpH with my grocery from the store on sidewalks, tired of pedaling, so I need something like a gas motorized bicycles.
No! A gas-powered bike cannot be driven on the roadway unless registered as a moped and the operator has a driver’s license. With few exceptions, motorized vehicles may not be operated on sidewalks.
s. 316.1995 – Driving Upon Sidewalk or Bicycle Path
(1) …. a person may not drive any vehicle other than by human power upon a bicycle path, sidewalk, or sidewalk area, except upon a permanent or duly authorized temporary driveway.