What is considered a moped? Are they registered?
Michigan law defines a moped as a two or three-wheel vehicle which meets ALL of the following limitations:
- Top speed is no more than 30 mph on level surface
- Engine size is 100 cc or less
- No manual gearshift
Vehicles meeting this definition are classified as a moped and are registered with a 3-year moped decal for $15. Vehicles exceeding any of the characteristics listed above are classified as motorcycles.
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