Can you ride the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom (2004 - 2010) 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 (2004 - 2010) motorcycle

Suzuki DL650 V-Strom (2004 - 2010)

As a fun, realistic alternative to a licence-bashing sports middleweight, the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom’s on to a winner. That engine is sublime, with mountains of really useable power where you want it. To an extent, the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom is built to a budget, but it’s a real performer. Cost-effective and versatile, the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom is well worth a second glance.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Suzuki DL650 V-Strom is a 645cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of (60 bhp), which exceeds the 35 kW (47 bhp) limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted to be A2 licence compliant.

You will need a restrictor to ride the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom on an A2 motorbike licence. See the restrictor kits section to check out what restrictors are available for the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom.

Sport Touring
Engine typeV-Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size645cc
Oil capacity2.7 litres
Torque output40 ft-lb
Horsepower60 bhp
Weight189 kg
Seat height820 mm
Front tyre size110/80-19
Rear tyre size150/70-17
Fuel tank size22 litres
Fuel tank range218 miles
Fuel consumption45 mpg
Annual road tax£93
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