Tag: Vehicles

Scooter Technical Specifications in More Detail

Last week, we spoke generally about the technical definition of a VMP, the vehicle category that e-scooters fall into. We also mentioned that those characteristics are going to become stricter. Before we talk about the specific rules for using a VMP, we will explain some more of the technical characteristics. All VMP’s, which, as we …

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What Defines an E-scooter?

Last week, a young man tragically died when he fell off his scooter and hit his head. He wasn’t wearing a helmet, and the scooter had two motors with 3,500 watts of power each and was capable of travelling at 120 kilometres per hour, both elements making the vehicle illegal in Spain. However, it is …

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It is Mandatory to Carry a Spare Wheel in Spain, but Not Always

In Spain, it is mandatory for vehicles to carry a spare wheel (and the tools to change it), along with other items which must be carried in the vehicle. Some modern cars however do not have spare wheels, but rather have an emergency “get home” kit, which is designed to get you to a place …

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Vehicles that the DGT Requires to have a Breathalyser

Various technological improvements are coming online, all aimed at improving road safety, but some which can have a direct impact on the driver. In addition to the new traffic laws that came into force this year, a reform has been carried out on the Law on Traffic, Circulation of Motor Vehicles and Road Safety that …

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New Vehicles for Fire Fighters

The Provincial Firefighters Consortium reinforces its fleet of vehicles with the incorporation of eleven new pickups that will go to the central fire stations...

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