Can you ride the KTM 690 Duke on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the KTM 690 Duke (2016 - 2019) 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 690 Duke (2016 - 2019) motorcycle

KTM 690 Duke (2016 - 2019)

The KTM 690 Duke is an A2-friendly street bike from the famous Duke series of KTM motorcycles.

Its modern design with aggressive lines make it look more like a supermoto bike rather than a standard naked bike. It is super-light and easy to handle in corners, yet very powerful. The KTM 690 Duke motorcycle is equipped with a single-cylinder engine that offers low maintenance and long service intervals.

If you are looking for a cool beginner-friendly A2 motorcycle that has insane amounts of power and very good acceleration, then the KTM 690 Duke is easily one of the best options out there! However, you will need to restrict it…

A2 Licence Compliance

The KTM 690 Duke is a 690cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 53 kW (72 bhp), which exceeds the 35 kW (47 bhp) limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by at least 33.9% to become A2 licence compliant.

You will need a restrictor to ride the KTM 690 Duke on an A2 motorbike licence. See the restrictor kits section to check out what restrictors are available for the KTM 690 Duke.

Engine typeSingle Cylinder
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size690cc
Power output53 kW
Torque output54.6 ft-lb
Top speed120 mph
Horsepower72 bhp
Weight148 kg
Seat height835 mm
Front tyre size120/70-17
Rear tyre size160/60/17
Fuel tank size14 litres
Fuel tank range160 miles
Fuel consumption57 mpg
Oil capacity1.7 litres
Annual road tax£117
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