Can you ride the Kawasaki W650 on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Kawasaki W650 (1999 - 2006) 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!

Kawasaki W650 (1999 - 2006) motorcycle

Kawasaki W650 (1999 - 2006)

A good looking bike, the Kawasaki W650 requires a restrictor to ride on an A2 licence.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Kawasaki W650 is a 675cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 37 kW (49 bhp), which exceeds the 35 kW (47 bhp) limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by at least 5.40% to become A2 licence compliant.

You will need a restrictor to ride the Kawasaki W650 on an A2 motorbike licence. See the restrictor kits section to check out what restrictors are available for the Kawasaki W650.

Engine typeParallel Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size675cc
Power output37 kW
Torque output41 ft-lb
Top speed110 mph
Horsepower49 bhp
Weight195 kg
Seat height800 mm
Front tyre size100/90-19
Rear tyre size130/80-18
Fuel tank size15 litres
Fuel tank range165 miles
Fuel consumption51 mpg
Oil capacity2.8 litres
Annual road tax£117
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