Electric mopeds are street legal in most states. An electric moped is the ultimate alternative for commuters that need a quick way to travel but do not want the expense of operating a vehicle or motorcycle. Some states do require a motorcycle . Feb 15, · Street legal electric scooters or street legal mopeds are a hassle-free and legal variant of the electric scooter and offer a great mode of transportation for adults who wish to travel in style and also not contribute to air pollution. These street legal electric scooters 5/5(6).