NRS 486.038
“Moped” defined.

“Moped” means a motor-driven scooter, motor-driven cycle or similar vehicle that is propelled by a small engine which produces not more than 2 gross brake horsepower, has a displacement of not more than 50 cubic centimeters or produces not more than 1500 watts final output, and:


Is designed to travel on not more than three wheels in contact with the ground but is not a tractor; and


Is capable of a maximum speed of not more than 30 miles per hour on a flat surface with not more than 1 percent grade in any direction when the motor is engaged.
Ê The term does not include an electric bicycle as defined in NRS 483.067 or an electric scooter as defined in NRS 482.0295.

Source: Section 486.038 — “Moped” defined., https://www.­leg.­state.­nv.­us/NRS/NRS-486.­html#NRS486Sec038.

Last Updated

Jun. 24, 2021

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