What makes a bike A2 Compliant?
The A2 licence allows you to ride a bike that makes more than 47bhp if it is restricted. … Any motorcycle more powerful than 94bhp in standard manufacturers trim cannot be restricted down. The power to weight ratio must be no more than 0.2kW after restriction.
What is an A2 restriction?
A Restricted Licence can be gained by taking a motorcycle test on a motorcycle or scooter of at least 400cc and between 20 and 35kw (33 to 47bhp). It is also known as an A2 Licence. … The restriction will last for at least 2 years, after this time you can take the Progressive Access scheme to gain a full licence.
Is the Honda CBR500R A2 Compliant?
Honda CBR500R, £6149
Introduced in 2014 as the sports variant of Honda’s purpose-built, three-strong, A2-compliant 47bhp, 500cc twin family, the CBR was designed to fully exploit the new regulations in terms of performance but also, in typical Honda vein, be a quality, affordable machine in its own right.
Can I go from CBT to A2?
Unless you already have an A1 licence you need the CBT, theory test and the two-part practical test, which will give you an A2 licence. … If you already have an A1 licence and are 19 years old or more, you can take the practical test and upgrade to an A2 licence.
Can you ride a 600cc on A2?
On passing – you can ride any motorcycle up to 46Bhp
There is no automatic upgrades of licence – if you wish to move up to a full (A) licence you will need to retake the module 1 and 2 tests on an unrestricted 600cc bike when you have reached 24 years of age or held the A2 licence for 2 years.
Can you ride a CBR650R on an A2 licence?
The CBR650F was assembled in Thailand and slotted into the busy budget A2-licence compliant market (meaning it couldn’t make more than 94bhp and still be allowed to be restricted to 47bhp for A2 licence holders).
Is the CBR650R A2 legal?
The CBR650R is a powerful motorcycle built for passionate riders. An easy conversion is available from Honda dealers to make the bike A2 licence friendly. The conversion back to full power is equally simple.
What motorbikes are 47bhp?
The real A2 test: Living with under 47bhp
- The Rider.
- Yamaha YZF-R3 £4799.
- Kawasaki Z300 £4349.
- Honda CBR500R £5499.
What cc bike can I ride as a learner?
After you have obtained your CBT certificate, you will be entitled to ride any motorcycle or scooter up to 125cc. This entitlement lasts for 2 years and you will not be able to take passengers or go on motorways. You must also display L – plates.
How fast can a 47bhp bike go?
What is this? Electronically restricted to 47bhp, the Ducati will do 100mph, and still has all the grunt of its L-Twin power plant in the lower gears.