The new wave of electric urban mobility vehicles has raised some confusion with licences and what is required to ride with out issues.
Sur-Ron LBX Off Road £4195 - No Licence Required
Sur-Ron LBX Road Legal - £4495
Here are some guidelines as to who can ride the Sur-Ron LBX on the road. The road legal Sur-Ron is restricted to 30mph, so the law treats it as a 30mph 50cc petrol moped / scooter.
Sur-Ron LBX Road Legal can be de-restricted to 45mph
This list of eligible riders are:
-A rider aged 16 and over with a provisional moped licence and a CBT (compulsory basic training certificate).
-Anyone with a full car licence issued after Feb 1st 2001 and a CBT (compulsory basic training certificate).
-Anyone with a full car licence issued before Feb 1st 2001.
-Anyone with any class of full motorcycle or moped driving licence.
-Riders must wear a helmet and the scooter needs to be registered, display a number plate and (once it’s three years old) an MOT.