Can you ride the Benelli BN251 on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Benelli BN251 (2015 onwards) on an A2 motorbike licence. There is no restriction required, as the motorcycle is fully A2 licence compliant!

Benelli BN251 (2015 onwards) motorcycle

Benelli BN251 (2015 onwards)

The Benelli BN251 is a lightweight street bike that is both good looking and practical, and more importantly, it is A2 legal!

Its 250cc single cylinder engine doesn’t offer much horsepower and the bike might not look that attractive in terms of performance, but it is very affordable and its fuel economy is amazing.

On top of that, the Benelli BN251’s huge fuel tank will provide up to 250 miles of range, which is truly amazing for such a small bike!

A2 Licence Compliance

The Benelli BN251 is a 249cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 18 kW (24 bhp), which is within the 35 kW (47 bhp) limit needed for an A2 licence. No restriction is required, as the bike is fully A2 licence compliant.

Engine typeSingle Cylinder
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size249cc
Power output18 kW
Torque output15.5 ft-lb
Top speed80 mph
Horsepower24 bhp
Weight143 kg
Seat height785 mm
Front tyre size110/70-17
Rear tyre size150/60-17
Fuel tank size17 litres
Fuel tank range250 miles
Fuel consumption67 mpg
Oil capacity2 litres
Annual road tax£55
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