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Do any CA riders know if we are required to wear helmets?
We are not classified as a motorcycle and do not need a motorcycle license.
If anyone know, pplease let me know. Thanks
 

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I believe that the spyder is listed as a motorcycle, the BRP site does answer this question and has the DMV section with the description.

This is done for each state.

So yes helmets required.

http://spyder.brp.com/en-US
 

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Do any CA riders know if we are required to wear helmets?
We are not classified as a motorcycle and do not need a motorcycle license.
If anyone know, pplease let me know. Thanks
Hello fellow smokster, even in some states is not mandatory wear a helmet, drink in your head, ALWAYS BRINGS HEADGEAR, is my advice.
The spyder is a tricycle, carries no seat belt, what if we have a frontal crash? The bumpers will be our head.
ROUTES AND GOOD LUCK WITH LARGE MACHINE
Pardon my English, the translator use Google.
 

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Do any CA riders know if we are required to wear helmets?
We are not classified as a motorcycle and do not need a motorcycle license.
If anyone know, pplease let me know. Thanks
It is my impression that the Spyder is classified as a motorcycle even though a motorcycle endorsement on your license is not required (just like a sidecar rig), wearing a helmet is required. I am not sure what the requirement for parking the Spyder is. Normally a motorcycle is parked crossways in a parking space with the rear wheel touching the curb. I don't think that is practical with a Spyder because of its length. I believe that being classified as a motorcycle allows that Spyder to use the HOV lanes with only one person aboard. The current DMV document can be found here http://www.dmv.ca.gov/pubs/dl655/dl665mcycle.pdf.
 
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