Can you ride the Aprilia Mana 850 on an A2 licence?
Yes, you can ride the Aprilia Mana 850 (2007 - 2011) on an A2 motorbike licence. However, you will need to fit a restrictor kit to reduce its power output and make it A2 licence compliant!
Aprilia Mana 850 (2007 - 2011)
The Aprilia Mana 850 is a very special A2 bike, as it is a hybrid between a motorcycle and scooter. It offers a fully automatic transmission mode, but you can also use the normal mode whenever you want to.
In the place where you would usually find a fuel tank, the Aprilia Mana 850 has a large storage for a motorcycle helmet and the actual fuel tank is located under the seat.
Another unusual feature of this bike is a handbrake, which you can simply use to lock your bike’s gear and prevent it from moving.
The Aprilia Mana 850 is very good for riding around town and commuting to work. It is comfortable and easy to handle, yet it offers enough power to make the ride enjoyable at higher speeds.
A2 Licence Compliance
The Aprilia Mana 850 is a 839cc A2-friendly standard bike. It has a power output of 55 kW (75 bhp), which exceeds the 35 kW limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by cca 36% to be A2 licence compliant.
You will need a restrictor to ride the Aprilia Mana 850 on an A2 licence. See the Aprilia Mana 850 specifications table for restriction info, and the restrictor kits section to see what restrictors are available for the Aprilia Mana 850.
|Restriction Required||36% (to restrict to 35 kW)|
|Seat height||800 mm|
|Front tyre size||120/70-17|
|Rear tyre size||180/55-17|
|Top speed||125 mph|
|Engine oil capacity||2.6 litres|
|Power output||55 kW|
|Power output||75 bhp|
|Torque output||57 lb-ft|
|Fuel tank size||16 litres|
|Fuel tank range||158 miles|
|Fuel consumption||45 mpg|
|Annual road tax||£93|