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Is it worth getting an e-scooter?

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Is it worth getting an e-scooter? These machines clearly have the potential to revolutionise the way we travel and can help address pollution and congestion problems. In fact, 55 percent of the public think e-scooters are good for the environment , while 53 percent are confident that legalising e-scooters could ease congestion.

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Can 2 people ride a Vespa? Can more than one person ride on a Vespa/Piaggio scooter? Yes, all of our scooters are built for 2 people to ride on.

Do police stop electric scooters? If you’re using an e-scooter in public in an antisocial manner, you can also risk the e-scooter being seized under section 59 of the Police Reform Act .

Is it worth getting an e-scooter? – Related Questions

 

Can you take a child on an electric scooter?

Can kids of all ages ride electric scooters? For your child’s safety, we recommend only children aged 8 and over, with a maximum weight limit of 60kg or 80kg depending on the model, should ride electric scooters.

What happens if police catch you on electric scooter?

If caught riding an e-scooter, fines you may receive can include: a Fixed Penalty Notice for no insurance; with a £300 fine and six penalty points. a Fixed Penalty Notice for no driving licence, up to £100 fine and three-six penalty points.

Can a Lime scooter hold 2 people?

Group Ride is a feature that allows one Lime user to unlock multiple scooters with their account. This allows riders to easily make scooter riding a group activity without tandem riding (one person per scooter, please!). How many scooters can be unlocked with Group Ride? You can unlock up to five scooters at a time.

Can you have a passenger on a scooter?

If you are under age 16, you must ride your moped or scooter alone. If you have a passenger, you are liable to a $100 fine.

Are there two people mopeds?

Mopeds are 49cc vehicles and one only person is allowed on the moped. You only need a valid driver’s license and be at least 18 years old to operate. A scooter is classified as a motorcycle and you may seat two people. A motorcycle license is required and you must be at least 21 years old to rent or operate a scooter.

Can I drive a Vespa without a license?

Yes, if you have a full car licence you can ride a 125cc scooter or motorbike off-road. However, you must take and pass your compulsory basic training (CBT) before riding on the road.

Why are electric scooters illegal?

What are the laws governing e-scooters? Currently, there isn’t a specific law for e-scooters so they are recognised as “powered transporters” – falling under the same laws and regulations as motor vehicles, and subject to all the same legal requirements – MOT, tax, licensing and specific construction.

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