Bikers are gathering in more than thirty French cities to demand the legalization of inter-line traffic, the ban of which was recently pronounced after a phase of experimentation.
Paris, Lyon, Lille, Nice, Toulon, Ajaccio … There are many rallying points this February 20 on the occasion of a national day of mobilization against the recent ban on inter-line movement of bikers, which comes from ‘be pronounced after a phase of experimentation.
At the national appeal of the French Federation of Angry Bikers (FFMC), more than thirty gatherings are planned in the metropolis as well as in the overseas departments, in order to demand the legalization of inter-file traffic, ” officially prohibited, but practiced by all, beneficial to all, taught, and awaiting further experimentation, ”underlines the FFMC.
“The bikers have just left,” reported the local news site Lille actu in the morning, supporting video.
“Bikers demonstrate in Valencia. The procession is about to leave, ”testifies for its part the Drôme-Ardèche branch of France Bleu.
“Operation bikers not happy on the Porte de Saint-Cloud periph,” for its part tweeted a user, with the video of a group of bikers gathered on the Paris ring road.
If a new experiment “with adapted rules” could be considered – according to the interministerial delegate for Road Safety cited by BFMTV -, inter-line traffic currently exposes motorized two-wheelers to a fourth class fine, i.e. 135 euros (90 euros reduced) and the withdrawal of 3 points.