Can you ride the Ducati Monster 600 on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Ducati Monster 600 (1993 - 2001) 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!

Ducati Monster 600 (1993 - 2001) motorcycle

Ducati Monster 600 (1993 - 2001)

The Monster 600 is Ducati’s legendary naked bike that not only looks fantastic, but it also offers a lot of performance in a relatively small form factor. It is an affordable way for anyone who wants to enter the world of Ducati motorcycles. The bike is great for everyday commuting and its responsive V-Twin engine makes it an ideal machine for urban riding.

In general, the Ducati Monster 600 is a simplistic and reliable motorcycle that can go on forever. Most owners are having no issues with the bike, but there are some exceptions. It comes equipped with high-quality Marzocchi forks and Brembo brakes. Additionally, you can also add some extra accessories such as an aftermarket screen and carbon fibre bodywork.

So, if you are looking for a stylish A2-legal urban bike with compact size and decent build quality, the Ducati Monster 600 might be the perfect choice for you.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Ducati Monster 600 is a 583cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 39 kW (53 bhp), which exceeds the 35 kW (47 bhp) limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by at least 10.2% to become A2 licence compliant.

You will need a restrictor to ride the Ducati Monster 600 on an A2 motorbike licence. See the restrictor kits section to check out what restrictors are available for the Ducati Monster 600.

Engine typeV-Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size583cc
Power output39 kW
Torque output37 ft-lb
Top speed116 mph
Horsepower53 bhp
Weight174 kg
Seat height770 mm
Front tyre size120/60-17
Rear tyre size160/60-17
Fuel tank size18 litres
Fuel tank range170 miles
Fuel consumption43 mpg
Oil capacity3.1 litres
Annual road tax£84
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