Re: Motorcycling in France
" The French seem to have a healthy disdain for bureaucracy, probably a legacy of the revolution. "
How very true. " Viva la France " It's one of the many wonderful charms of France.
The HP limit has been an ongoing issue, and yes you can see many bikes that are well over as stock bikes.
Can become an issue with insurance, nice little "out" if pushed.
I did hear they were coming into line with the EU, eventually, but haven't heard anything for a while.
Earlier, some Japanese makes produced de-tuned editions to comply. Not sure if they bother now.
Saw some compliance work done at Tumbridge Wells to facilitate change of registration from UK to F. Couple of years ago now, but required before the French would finish the change.
Jenna: Ocean Blue '06
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