Sidecarland

MOT

What does it cost for an MOT and what class does an Outfit fall under

Class 1 Motorcycles with a sidecar under 200cc

Class 2 Motorcycles with a sidecar over 200cc

(Definition of an Outfit per C&U regs is -Two wheeled motorcycle with sidecar attached)

https://www.gov.uk/getting-an-mot/mot-test-fees

Were do I find the MOT inspection manual?

Here are some handy links.

https://www.gov.uk/government/news/mot-changes-20-may-2018

https://www.gov.uk/getting-an-mot/after-the-test

https://www.mot-testing.service.gov.uk/documents/manuals/class12/index.html

https://www.gov.uk/topic/mot/manuals

 

A PDF printable check list, use it to check your outfit before you take it to be MOT’ed

https://www.gov.uk/government/uploads/system/uploads/attachment_data/file/449526/mot-inspection-checklist-motorcycle-vt29m.pdf

 

MOT Trailer Sockets fitted to Sidecar Outfits.

I was informed recently whilst MOTing my outfit that car MOT’s include the trailer electrical sockets. My MOT inspector had asked for clarification regards sidecars/bikes with trailers he was told that they were not at present included.

Kindly sent in by Alan.