Ready to get on the road with your trike or autocycle?
Keep reading for an overview of the licensing, registration, and insurance requirements for 3-wheel motorcycles in Mississippi.
Do you Need a Motorcycle License for a Trike in Mississippi?
A motorcycle endorsement is required to ride a trike in Mississippi.
For more information, please check out our guide on how to get a motorcycle license in Mississippi.
Do you Need a Motorcycle License for an Autocycle in Mississippi?
In Mississippi, a motorcycle license is not required to operate an autocycle like a Slingshot. A valid Mississippi driver’s license is all you need to legally drive one.
Mississippi 3 Wheel Motorcycle License Test
In order to get a trike motorcycle license, you’ll need to:
- Pass a motorcycle knowledge exam.
- Pass a motorcycle skills test.
If you complete an approved motorcycle training course, you will waive your DPS skills test requirement.
Prepare for your DMV tests with our Mississippi motorcycle permit practice test.
Be sure to refer to your state’s motorcycle operator handbook and the 3-wheel motorcycle supplement from MSF.
How to Register a Trike or Autocycle in Mississippi
Mississippi title and registration for 3-wheel motorcycles, trikes, and autocycles is a similar process to that of 2-wheel motorcycles.
In general, you’ll need the following items and information:
- Proof of ownership (Title, MCO, previous registration documents, Bill of Sale).
- An application for registration and title.
- Proof of completion of any necessary safety inspections.
- Proof of insurance coverage.
- Payment for your license plates, registration fees, and taxes.
For more details on registering and titling your trike or autocycle, please refer to our guides on the following topics:
- Mississippi Motorcycle Registration & Title Overview
- Mississippi Motorcycle Registration & Registration Renewals
- Mississippi Motorcycle Title Transfers
Mississippi Insurance Requirements for 3-Wheel Motorcycles and Autocycles
You will need a motorcycle policy with minimum liability coverage of 25/50/25 in order to legally register and ride a trike or autocycle in Mississippi.
The right insurance coverage is a good idea to protect yourself, your financial health, and your vehicle in the event of an accident, theft, or damage.
Get more details in our guide to motorcycle insurance here.
Need a quote? Find the right autocycle or trike insurance policy with our free quote tool.
Learn more about trike insurance.
Note that state laws and regulations are subject to change, for any questions or further details about 3-wheel motorcycles in Mississippi, please contact the DMV or visit their official website.