If you wish to operate any two or three wheel motorcycle, whose engine is more than 50 cc, you are required to have a motorcycle endorsement on your driver license or a motorcycle-only license. SOURCE: http://www.hsmv.state.fl.us/ddl/ motorcyclefaqs.html
For those authorized to operate [a] motorcycle, the following abbreviation will appear on the front of the driver license under the expiration date: MOTORCYCLE ALSO or MOTORCYCLE ONLY. SOURCE: http://www.hsmv.state.fl.us/ddl/ dlclass.html#mc
[A] law enforcement officer may stop a motorcycle operator or passenger riding without a helmet if the officer suspects the operator or rider is under 21. SOURCE: http://casey.hsmv.state.fl.us/intranet/ddl/ motorcycles/helmet.cfm
Motorcycle exam requirements http://www.hsmv.state.fl.us/ddl/ geninfo.html#m
FAQ about the Florida motorcycle endorsement http://www.hsmv.state.fl.us/ddl/ motorcyclefaqs.html
Definitions of scooters and mopeds http://www.hsmv.state.fl.us/ddl/ mopeds1.html
Florida Rider Training Program http://casey.hsmv.state.fl.us/intranet/ddl/ motorcycles/
Motorcycle Safety Foundation http://www.msf-usa.org/
Motorcycle helmet exemption in Florida http://casey.hsmv.state.fl.us/intranet/ddl/motorcycles/ helmet.cfm
Proficient Motorcycling: The Ultimate Guide to Riding Well, by David L. Hough. Irvine, Calif.: BowTie Press, 2000. These two books might save your life. The links go to Amazon.com.
More Proficient Motorcycling: Mastering the Ride, by David L. Hough. Irvine, Calif.: BowTie Press, 2003.
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