Moped Gangs and Groups

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A Moped Gang is a group of moped riders, the term gang is from the original usage of the term which is not associated with criminal activity:


"A gang is a group of three or more people who, through the organization, formation, and establishment of an assemblage, share a common identity." - Wikipedia


This is a record of all known moped gangs past and present, worldwide.

Please include the name of the group, what city, when it was founded, and whether it is currently active or defunct. If there is a group website or wiki page, link to that as well.

  • [MA] means a Moped Army Branch
  • dead means a group is inactive/defunct
  • b. month year for when the gang was founded
  • 1st for the first moped group in that state (USA only)

Please list groups alphabetically within regions.

North America

United States

In the USA there are currently:

130+ active gangs

21 active Moped Army Branches

100+ unaffiliated gangs

20 dead, disbanded, or defunct groups

Alabama


Alaska


Arizona


Arkansas


California

In California there are currently:

25 total active gangs

3 Moped Army branches

19 unaffiliated gangs

4 dead, defunct, or disbanded groups

Northern NorCal
San Francisco
East Bay
San Jose
Sacramento Area
Santa Barbara
Ventura County
LA County
Orange County
  • Club 55 (Orange County, California) dead now ride as MM society
  • Myron's Moped Society (Fullerton, California) b.2003- Shaun Strahm of Myron's Mopeds is conducting Sunday rides every month from Spring to late Summer. Limited to 30mph bikes lately, so break out those stockers
Inland Empire
San Diego

Colorado


Connecticut


Delaware


District of Columbia


Florida

In Florida there are currently:

9 active gangs

0 active Moped Army branches

3 dead, disbanded, or defunct groups

Panhandle & North Florida
Central & Gulf Coast Florida
South Florida

Georgia


Hawaii


Idaho


Illinois


Indiana

Northern Indiana
Central Indiana

Iowa


Kansas


Kentucky


Louisiana


Maine

  • 50:1 (Portland, Maine) 1st [MA] dead



Maryland


Massachusetts

Central & Western
North East
Greater Boston
South East & Cape Cod

Michigan

West Michigan Area
Detroit Area

Minnesota



Mississippi


Missouri


Montana


Nebraska


Nevada

New Hampshire


New Jersey


New Mexico

  • Members Only (Albuquerque, New Mexico) 1st [MA] dead, b. February 2004, d.

New York

NYC
Upstate

North Carolina


North Dakota


Ohio


Oklahoma


Oregon


Pennsylvania


Rhode Island


South Carolina


South Dakota

  • Buffalo Boys (Souix Falls, South Dakota) [MA] dead
  • Janus (Sioux Falls, South Dakota) 1st [MA] dead, b. January 2001, d.

Tennessee


Texas


Utah


Vermont



Virginia


Washington


West Virginia


Wisconsin


Wyoming


Caribbean Territories

(Puerto Rico, US Virgin Islands, etc.)


Pacific Territories

(Guam, Midway Islands, American Samoa, etc.)


Canada

In Canada there are currently

5 active gangs

0 Moped Army Branches

2 dead group

British Columbia

Ontario


Quebec


The Atlantic

(New Brunswick, Newfoundland and Labrador, Nova Scotia, Prince Edward Island)


The Prairie

(Alberta, Manitoba, Saskatchewan)



The Northern

(Northwest Territories, Nunavut, Yukon)


Mexico

so far there are no known groups in mexico


Europe

Denmark


Finland


United Kingdom

England

  • British 50cc Racing (England) Website
  • Sixteener Special (England) Forum

Scotland


Asia

Japan

there are rumors of moped gangs in japan, but we'll need a translator to confirm


China


South Korea


Africa

Burkina Faso

the whole country is moped crazy, and supposedly the moped culture in Berkina Faso is the inspiration for some of the first moped gangs of the Moped Army


South America


See Also

  • Club links - an older moped wiki page, with links to info about regions and gangs
  • Moped Houses - list of Moped Houses & Warehouses where you can work on you bike or spend the night
  • Moped Shops - list of moped shops worldwide
  • Moped Army - list of moped army branches past and present