Can you ride the Triumph Tiger 800 XCx on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Triumph Tiger 800 XCx (2015 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!

Triumph Tiger 800 XCx (2015 onwards) motorcycle

Triumph Tiger 800 XCx (2015 onwards)

The Triumph Tiger 800 XCx is an upgraded version of the original Tiger 800 XC adventure bike initially released back in 2010. It offers different rider modes, adjustable throttle controls, electronic cruise control, and an upgraded protection package, which makes it a better off-road motorcycle.

If you are looking for a more road oriented adventure bike, then you should check out the Triumph Tiger 800 XRx model. The motorcycles come with the same 800cc engine and they are both A2 legal when restricted.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Triumph Tiger 800 XCx is a 800cc 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 Triumph Tiger 800 XCx on an A2 motorbike licence. See the restrictor kits section to check out what restrictors are available for the Triumph Tiger 800 XCx.

TitleSpec
ManufacturerTriumph
CategoryAdventure
Off-Road
Engine typeInline 3
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size800cc
Power output70 kW
Torque output58 ft-lb
Top speed130 mph
Horsepower94 bhp
Weight221 kg
Seat height840 mm
Front tyre size90/90-21
Rear tyre size150/70-17
Fuel tank size19 litres
Fuel tank range270 miles
Fuel consumption65 mpg
Oil capacity3.6 litres
Annual road tax£111
Price£9,100
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