Can you ride the BMW C650 Sport on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the BMW C650 Sport (2015 onwards) 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!

BMW C650 Sport (2015 onwards) motorcycle

BMW C650 Sport (2015 onwards)

The C650 Sport is another BMW’s maxi-scooter that features super-cool design and lots of power under the hood. The bike is equipped with a manually adjustable screen and multiple storage areas for helmets or smaller items. It is very practical for both long rides and urban commuting.

The motorcycle is very similar to the BMW C600 Sport, which has the same power output, but a smaller engine capacity. Both of these A2-friendly scooters are reliable and their build quality is excellent. However, compared to other brands in this category, the BMW bikes are overpriced.

A2 Licence Compliance

The BMW C650 Sport is a 647cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 44 kW (60 bhp), which exceeds the 35 kW (47 bhp) limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by at least 20.4% to become A2 licence compliant.

You will need a restrictor to ride the BMW C650 Sport on an A2 motorbike licence. See the restrictor kits section to check out what restrictors are available for the BMW C650 Sport.

Engine typeParallel Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size647cc
Power output44 kW
Torque output46 ft-lb
Top speed111 mph
Horsepower60 bhp
Weight249 kg
Seat height800 mm
Front tyre size120/70-15
Rear tyre size160/60-15
Fuel tank size15.5 litres
Fuel tank range200 miles
Fuel consumption53.4 mpg
Oil capacity3.1 litres
Annual road tax£117
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