I Europa praktiseres dette forskjellig, avhengig i hvilket land du bor i.Av: Mona Forsnes

Den meste kjente av motorsyklene som har med seg henger er nok Goldwingen (trodde de hadde nok plass). Egentlig er det produsenten av motorsyklene sin feil, siden de ikke oppgir hva motorsykkelen kan trekke i utgangspunktet.

Her er listen over Europas land og deres forskrifter:

Country

Allowed

Comments

Austria

Yes

Same laws apply as to car trailers.

Belgium

Yes & No

Motorcycles are allowed to pull a trailer, but sidecars are not.

Czech Republic

Yes

Denmark

Yes & No

Only trailers with more than 1 wheel are authorized.

Finland

Yes

The trailer weight can not be more than 50% of the motorcycle weight. If the trailer has a suspension, maximum speed allowed is 80 kph, else 60 kph.

France

Yes

Germany

Yes

Limited to 60 kph, ie, not on motorways.

Greece

?

Not clear

Ireland

No

Since 2009

Italy

No

There is no specific law authorizing them, therefore, they are illegal.

Luxembourg

Yes

Maximum weight is 150 kgs, on motorways, speed limit is 90 kph, 75 kph on country roads.

Norway

Yes

Portugal

?

Not clear

Spain

No

Sweden

Yes

Trailers need to be homologated.

Switzerland

Yes

Maximum speed 80 kph

The Netherlands

Yes

Maximum speed 80 kph

UK

Yes

The trailers need to be homologated, and can only be pulled by a motorcycle with more than 125cc.

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Kilde: new.motorbiker.org