Medium-Speed Electric Vehicle (EV) Access to Roadways

A medium-speed EV may operate only on highways with posted speed limits up to 45 miles per hour (mph). A medium-speed EV must be treated as a light-duty vehicle for purposes of titling and registration. A medium-speed vehicle is one that has a maximum speed of 45 mph, a gross vehicle weight rating of 5,000 pounds or less, and complies with Title 49 of the Code of Federal Regulations, section 565.

(Reference Montana Code Annotated 61-1-101 and 61-8-377)

Jurisdiction: Montana

Type: Laws and Regulations

Technologies: NEVs

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