A video posted on Facebook by Brazil's A Voz de Anapolis shows the man use just one hand to gently guide his moped forward. He is precariously balanced on two-wheeler, on his belly. He remains in that position, gliding down the busy highway, for a little over 15 seconds.
He was filmed by a passing car near Anapolis in the state of Goias on Wednesday. Some local reports suggest the video was filmed by a member of Brazil's Federal Highway Police, or Policia Rodoviaria Federal.
The man was released from police custody after pledging to show up at a court for sentencing. Click for more trending news
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