Can you ride the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom XT on an A2 licence?
Yes, you can ride the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom XT (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!
Suzuki DL650 V-Strom XT (2017 onwards)
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A2 Licence Compliance
The Suzuki DL650 V-Strom XT is a 645cc A2-friendly adventure bike. It has a power output of 52 kW (71 bhp), which exceeds the 35kW limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by cca 33% to be A2 licence compliant.
You will need a restrictor to ride the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom XT on an A2 licence. See the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom XT specifications table for restriction info, and the restrictor kits section to see what restrictors are available for the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom XT.
|Restriction Required||33% (to restrict to 35 kW)|
|Seat height||830 mm|
|Front tyre size||110/80-19|
|Rear tyre size||150/70-17|
|Top speed||125 mph|
|Engine size||645 cc|
|Engine oil capacity||2.7 litres|
|Power output||52 kW|
|Power output||71 bhp|
|Torque output||45 lb-ft|
|Fuel tank size||20 litres|
|Fuel tank range||280 miles|
|Fuel consumption||69 mpg|
|Annual road tax||£93|