Lane Splitting For Motorcycles In Colorado

motorcyclist riding in far left lane of the highway

In April 2024, Gov. Jared Polis of Colorado signed a law allowing motorcyclists to maneuver between slow-moving or stopped traffic lanes. This change in traffic law aims to improve the efficiency of road travel and reduce congestion on Colorado's highways. Keep reading to learn more about lane splitting and the specifics of this new Colorado law. What Is Lane Splitting? Lane splitting, also known as white-lining, is where a motorcyclist rides between slow-moving or stopped traffic lanes. This technique is often used to avoid traffic congestion and is a subject of debate regarding safety and legality. Where Is Lane Splitting Legal? Lane splitting is...

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