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 35kW limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by cca % to be A2 licence compliant.


You will need a restrictor to ride the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom on an A2 licence. See the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom specifications table for restriction info, and the restrictor kits section to see what restrictors are available for the Suzuki DL650 V-Strom.

TitleSpec
ManufacturerSuzuki
TypeAdventure
Touring
Weight189 kg
Seat height820 mm
Front tyre size110/80-19
Rear tyre size150/70-17
Engine size645 cc
Engine typeV-Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine oil capacity2.7 litres
Power output60 bhp
Torque output40 lb-ft
Fuel tank size22 litres
Fuel tank range218 miles
Fuel consumption45 mpg
Annual road tax£93
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