Can you ride the Suzuki DR650 on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Suzuki DR650 (1990 onwards) on an A2 motorbike licence. There is no restriction required, as the motorcycle is fully A2 licence compliant!

Suzuki DR650 (1990 onwards) motorcycle

Suzuki DR650 (1990 onwards)

The Suzuki DR650 is a legendary dual-sport bike that has been around forever. It is a super-simple machine equipped with a 644cc single-cylinder engine. The bike is suitable for light off-road rides, but it feels a little too too heavy compared to some other motorcycles in the category.

Although it might not be the best option for most A2 licence holders, it is still a great all around bike with an attractive price tag.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Suzuki DR650 is a 644cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 34 kW (46 bhp), which is within the 35 kW (47 bhp) limit needed for an A2 licence. No restriction is required, as the bike is fully A2 licence compliant.

Engine typeSingle Cylinder
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size644cc
Power output34 kW
Torque output39.8 ft-lb
Top speed100 mph
Horsepower46 bhp
Weight166 kg
Seat height885 mm
Front tyre size90/90-21
Rear tyre size120/90-17
Fuel tank size13 litres
Fuel tank range170 miles
Fuel consumption50 mpg
Oil capacity2.1 litres
Annual road tax£117
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