Can you ride the Kawasaki GPZ500S on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Kawasaki GPZ500S (1987 - 2004) on an A2 motorbike licence.

Kawasaki GPZ500S (1987 - 2004) motorcycle
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Kawasaki GPZ500S (1987 - 2004)

Surprisingly fast, the Kawasaki GPZ500S makes a great first big bike that can be ridden on an A2 licence with a restrictor.

The GPZ500S is reliable, offers great performance and trusty handling.


You will need a restrictor to ride the Kawasaki GPZ500S on an A2 licence. See the Kawasaki GPZ500S specifications table for restriction info, and the restrictor kits section to see what restrictors are available for the Kawasaki GPZ500S.

TitleSpec
ManufacturerKawasaki
TypeSport
Weight176 kg
Seat height775 mm
Top speed125 mph
Engine size498 cc
Engine typeInline 2
Engine Strokes4 stroke
Power output47 bhp
Torque output34 lb-ft
Fuel tank size18 litres
Fuel tank range174 miles
Fuel consumption44 mpg
Annual road tax£67

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