States where Neighborhood Electric Vehicles
(N.E.V.) are approved
for street use
Please check with your state
States On Line
States have passed bills to allow for tax
credit if you purchase one of these types
of vehicles. The facts vary from state
to state check with your local government
and or accountant for exact details. IRS
is also a federal tax credit available
that amounts to 10% of the purchase price
of a new vehicle.
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Word(s): Credit for qualified electric
vehicles | PLUG-IN ELECTRIC DRIVE MOTOR VEHICLES
is a "window of opportunity" to take advantage
of the credit. The purchase of the vehicle
provides two great benefits: clean air
and tax credits that actually pay for a
good portion of the car.
vehicle must be certified as a qualifying
vehicle with zero emissions.
DOT NHTSA Federal Motor Vehicle Safety
Standard (FMVSS) 100 for "low-speed vehicles"
FMVSS: 63 FR 33913, June 17, 1998
golf carts used in golf courses have top
speed of 15-mph.
Low-speed vehicles can not exceed 25 mph
turn signal lamps
red reflex reflector on each side as far
as to the rear
mounted mirror on driver's side
mounted mirror on passenger's side or an
permanently affixed, visible to the operator
when seated, which reads" WARNING" This
vehicle must not be operated on the public
roads at a speed more than 25-mph.