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Do you have to wear a helmet in Virginia?
Yes, all riders and passengers are required to wear a helmet in Virginia.
Do you have to wear eyewear protection in Virginia?
Protective eyewear is required by law in Virginia unless your bike is equipped with a windscreen.
Are there noise restrictions laws in Virginia?
Yes, mufflers are required by law in Virginia.
Are there restrictions on the age of the passenger in Virginia?
No, there are no restrictions on the age of a passenger in Virginia.
Are you allowed to wear headphones while riding in Virginia?
No, it is illegal to wear headphones while driving a motorcycle in Virginia.
Is the daytime use of headlights required by law in Virginia?
Virginia requires the use of daytime headlights but permits the use of a “modulating headlight” that changes between full power, low beam, and a dimming effect.
Is lane splitting allowed in Virginia?
No, lane splitting is illegal in Virginia. However, there is one limited exception that allows motorcyclists to lane split with each other.
Are there any motorcycle spec requirements in Virginia?
Yes, motorcycles are required to have headlights, horns and rearview mirrors.
Are there any requirements for carrying passengers in Virginia?
Yes, you must have a dedicated passenger seat and footrests or pegs.
Are there any motorcycle specific traffic laws in Virginia?
Yes, Virginia law allows motorcycle riders to proceed through a red light, as long as the driver first comes to a full stop, checks all directions of travel, and waits at least two full cycles or two minutes (whichever is shorter).
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