Street Legal Electric Golf Carts
Street legal electric vehicles (EVs) are a great way to get around the neighborhood at a lower cost than owning a car. Not only are they quieter and less expensive to purchase and operate than a car, they are better for the environment and don’t take up as much room on your property or in your garage.
Golf Carts of Central Florida is a proud distributor of Star Electric Vehicles. Star Electric Vehicles have proven to be exceptional neighborhood electric vehicles (NEVs) and since they are street legal, they are the perfect solution for your day-to-day, local driving needs. We offer street legal electric vehicles that can seat 2 to 26 passengers.
Features And Benefits Of Street Legal EVs
Street legal electric vehicles, or low speed electric vehicles, offer zero-emission driving and up to 25 mph of travel. One charge of the 48-volt electric vehicles can take you up to 60 miles, just right for running errands, enjoying a day driving around town or for use on large campuses like resorts, theme parks, and universities. LSV carts are comfortable, safe, and perfect for operation in low-speed environments. Simply plug the street legal LSV in to your standard outlet to charge and unplug it when you’re ready to ready to take it for a spin.
These versatile vehicles are available in many different load capacities and seating configurations for reliable transportation wherever you need to go. Anyone who is looking for a reliable, environmentally-friendly mode of transportation owes it to themselves to take a closer look at today’s street legal electric vehicles.
Frequently Asked Questions
Are LSV vehicles different from golf carts?
Yes. Even though they look similar, low speed vehicles (LSVs) are not the same thing as golf carts. LSV carts can go as fast as 25 miles per hour and are fully equipped with DOT-approved safety features including seatbelts and windshields.
What does it mean for an electric cart to be street legal?
Every Florida town and county has different rules defining street legal electric cars and their use on public roadways, but in general, street legal electric golf carts must meet the following criteria:
- A top speed of 25 mph.
- Safety features consisting of: head lights, tail lights, brake lights, turn lights, and night reflectors on the sides, front and rear end of the vehicle.
- A three-point seatbelt.
- Interior and exterior mirrors on both the driver and passenger side.
- A windshield.
- Parking brake.
- Vehicle Identification Number (VIN).
Where can I use low speed vehicles in Florida?
Low speed electric cars can be used on streets with a posted speed limit of 35 mph or less. They can go just about anywhere that a car can go, but each town and county in Florida has different rules regarding the use of low speed electric vehicles. We recommend visiting your local DMV to learn more about where you can and cannot drive your vehicle as well as any special accessories that are required.
Keep in mind that there are also non-street legal vehicles on the market that look very similar to street legal electric vehicles. These vehicles can only be used on private property and do not have the same DOT requirements as street legal electric carts.
Do street legal electric cars have to be registered?
Yes. All street legal electric vehicles must be registered with the DMV. They also must be covered by insurance and drivers must have valid Driver’s Licenses.
How long does it take to charge a street legal electric vehicle?
Fully charged neighborhood electric vehicles (NEVs) have a driving range of approximately 60 miles. It can take anywhere from 2-8 hours to fully charge a NEV.
About Star EVs
Star EV manufactures low-speed electric, plug-in vehicles for both street and non-street use. The company has dedicated itself to developing the best drive train in the industry and offering fully loaded EVs as standard base models. The company has over 30 models of electric vehicles available with plans for more in the works.
Star EV street legal electric vehicles are the ultimate in comfort, performance, safety, and efficiency. There are simply no better LSV carts for sale on the market today.
Visit Golf Carts Of Central Florida For Your New Street Legal Electric Vehicle
Golf Carts of Central Florida is your number #1 source for Star Electric Vehicles. We have street legal electric cars for sale to meet any need. You’ll find knowledgeable professionals who will help you identify your transportation needs and then match you with street legal electric vehicles that will get the job done.
We work with individuals and groups, businesses, organizations, resorts, theme parks, and more to provide low speed electric vehicles of the highest quality at the best pricing.
Can’t find exactly what you need? We can help! Call us at 407-657-1108 to get started.