27. The maximum rate of speed for a snowmobile in 70 km/h and the maximum rate of speed for any other off-highway vehicle is 50 km/h.
However, on a trail referred to in section 15, where indicated by a regulatory sign or signal, the maximum rate of speed may be 90 km/h and 70 km/h, respectively, or may be lower than the maximum rate of speed prescribed by the first paragraph.
The maximum rate of speed may also be lower than the rate prescribed by the first paragraph where so indicated by a regulatory sign or signal
(1) on a private road open to public vehicular traffic;
(2) on lands in the domain of the State elsewhere than in areas subject to the conditions, restrictions or prohibitions referred to in subparagraph 1 of the first paragraph of section 8;
(3) on municipal land referred to in paragraph 2 of section 48.
This section does not apply on public roads.
1996, c. 60, s. 27; 1999, c. 40, s. 328; 2009, c. 18, s. 10.