Can you ride the Kawasaki VN800 Classic on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Kawasaki VN800 Classic (1996 - 2004) on an A2 motorbike licence.

Kawasaki VN800 Classic (1996 - 2004) motorcycle

Kawasaki VN800 Classic (1996 - 2004)

The Kawasaki VN800 makes a great classic A2 bike, thanks to it’s funky handling, great reliability and plenty of push. Though keep in mind that it’s massive!

You will need a restrictor to ride the Kawasaki VN800 Classic on an A2 licence. See the Kawasaki VN800 Classic specifications table for restriction info, and the restrictor kits section to see what restrictors are available for the Kawasaki VN800 Classic.

Restriction Required15% (to restrict to 35 kW)
Weight234 kg
Seat height705 mm
Top speed103 mph
Engine size805 cc
Engine typeV-Twin
Engine Strokes4 stroke
Power output40.8 kW
Power output54 bhp
Torque output47 lb-ft
Fuel tank size15 litres
Fuel tank range140 miles
Fuel consumption42 mpg
Annual road tax£93