Can you ride the Kawasaki Ninja 250R on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Kawasaki Ninja 250R (2008 - 2011) on an A2 motorbike licence. There is no restriction required, as the motorcycle is fully A2 licence compliant!

Kawasaki Ninja 250R (2008 - 2011) motorcycle

Kawasaki Ninja 250R (2008 - 2011)

Kawasaki has a large range of trendsetting Ninja bikes, and the 250R is a sporty entry-level and A2-friendly motorbike.

The Ninja 250R is not only great for new riders looking for an affordable and efficient sporty bike, but it also makes a great all-rounder and commuter. All of those attributes also mean that the Ninja 250R is cheap to run; with low insurance, running costs and great value.

With a fairly small engine, the Ninja 250R is lightweight and agile – ideal for handling, manoeuvring tight city corners and lane splitting.

Overall the Kawasaki Ninja 250R is an affordable A2 licence friendly motorcycle that’s reliable, built-to-last and offers great ride quality.

Here’s a video review of the Kawasaki Ninja 250R:

A2 Licence Compliance

The Kawasaki Ninja 250R is a 249cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 24 kW (32 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 typeParallel Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size249cc
Power output24 kW
Torque output15.2 ft-lb
Top speed110 mph
Horsepower32 bhp
Weight165 kg
Seat height775 mm
Front tyre size110/70-17
Rear tyre size130/70-17
Fuel tank size17 litres
Fuel tank range170 miles
Fuel consumption52 mpg
Oil capacity1.6 litres
Annual road tax£55
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