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What is the Difference Between Scooters and Mopeds?
- Mar 20, 2018 -


The difference between a moped and a scooter is the size and power capacity of the engine. Motorcycles are generally designated to have an engine size of less than 50 cc, while scooter engines generally have greater displacement. The size, safety restrictions, licensing fees, and body frame of two motor vehicles are also usually different. Many mopeds have pedals, and scooters are close relatives of motorcycles.

Mopeds can be like bicycles, and they are usually manufactured as bicycles equipped with an electric motor. Many countries require that they use pedals and engines, resulting in the mixed use of the terms "motor" and "pedal" to form the term "motorcycle." This cooperation of manpower and engine power makes the car a hybrid car. This difference allows safer driving and lower driving age in many places. The top speed of motorcycles is usually very low, between 18-47 mph (about 29-75 km/h), they can travel on most roads, but few roads.

Depending on the driver's position, there are different laws for operating the moped. Most places allow more than one rider on a moped, and almost all countries with motorcycle legislation require all riders to wear helmets. Some places require that no external gear change be used, and many locations in the United States have different levels of classification for different sizes and engine power in different mopeds.


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Editor’s Note: This post was Published by Proffy.com  on 20 March,2018.


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