Can you ride the KTM 790 Adventure on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the KTM 790 Adventure (2019 - 2020) 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 790 Adventure (2019 - 2020) motorcycle

KTM 790 Adventure (2019 - 2020)

The KTM 790 Adventure is a 799cc adventure bike from the famous Austrian motorcycle manufacturer. It is lightweight, super-easy to handle and extremely fun to ride. It comes with a futuristic design and attractive price tag, which makes it stand out from most other bikes in the category. All of these features makes the KTM 790 Adventure a good value for money and a great option for beginner riders.

The bike is available in three different versions. The standard KTM 790 Adventure model offers basic features such as ABS, three engine modes and TFT dash. The flagship KTM 790 Adventure R model comes with fully-adjustable suspension and an additional engine mode. And then we have the KTM 790 Adventure R Rally model, which is a limited edition motorcycle designed specifically for long distance rides and off-road racing.

A2 Licence Compliance

The KTM 790 Adventure is a 799cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 70 kW (94 bhp), which exceeds the 35 kW (47 bhp) limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by at least 50% to become A2 licence compliant.

You will need a restrictor to ride the KTM 790 Adventure on an A2 motorbike licence. See the restrictor kits section to check out what restrictors are available for the KTM 790 Adventure.

Engine typeParallel Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size799cc
Power output70 kW
Torque output65 ft-lb
Top speed120 mph
Horsepower94 bhp
Weight189 kg
Seat height850 mm
Front tyre size90/90-21
Rear tyre size150/70-18
Fuel tank size20 litres
Fuel tank range280 miles
Fuel consumption60 mpg
Oil capacity2.8 litres
Annual road tax£117
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