Mar 272013
Go-kart on the street in Kyoto

Japanese streets will never stop surprising me. Recently this car stopped at the pedestrian crossing in Kyoto.

I wonder, is it legal to drive such vehicles on public streets in Japan?


Another place in Kyoto, another time and the answer to my question is: yes, it seems to be perfectly legal. Go-kart is registered with blue license plate which according to this wikipedia article classifies it as a microcar (micro it really is).

 Leave a Reply

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <s> <strike> <strong>