September 17, 2019 at 4:38 pm #1773
|Posted: Sep/24/2018 at 5:23pm – author:jvecchi|
188.8.131.52 Personal Conveyance was added to the Classification in the 7th edition. This was to address motorized devices used for personal mobility assistance or recreation, so that they could be distinguished from 2.2.7 motor vehicles. Additionally,2.2.9 Motorcycle lists motorized or motor-assisted bicycle.
Since that time, other similar types of devices are being enhanced with electric motors.
It is suggested that we now revisit the definitions to determine current suitability. An example of this type of vehicle can be found at: https://www.msn.com/en-us/video/wonder/the-jack-rabbit-could-change-urban-transport-as-we-know-it/vi-AAyTT8F