Can you ride the KTM 450 EXC on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the KTM 450 EXC (2017 onwards) 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!

KTM 450 EXC (2017 onwards) motorcycle

KTM 450 EXC (2017 onwards)

The KTM 450 EXC is another awesome A2-friendly off-road bike from the Austrian manufacturer and it is one of the best motorcycles in this category.

If you are looking for a powerful dirt-bike that is strong on the track, then this might be a good choice for you.

Keep in mind that the power to weight ratio of the KTM 450 EXC bike is too high and you will need to restrict it below the 35 kW limit to make it A2 licence compliant.

A2 Licence Compliance

The KTM 450 EXC is a 449cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 37.5 kW (50 bhp), which exceeds the 35kW limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by cca 10% to be A2 licence compliant.

You will need a restrictor to ride the KTM 450 EXC on an A2 licence. See the KTM 450 EXC specifications table for restriction info, and the restrictor kits section to see what restrictors are available for the KTM 450 EXC.

Restriction Required10% (to restrict to 35 kW)
Weight113 kg
Seat height985 mm
Front tyre size90/90-21
Rear tyre size140/80-18
Top speed93 mph
Engine size449 cc
Engine typeSingle Cylinder
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine oil capacity1.2 litres
Power output37.5 kW
Power output50 bhp
Torque output114 lb-ft
Fuel tank size9.5 litres
Fuel tank range80 miles
Fuel consumption38 mpg
Annual road tax£67
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