Can you ride the Yamaha FZR400 on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Yamaha FZR400 (1988 - 1994) 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!

Yamaha FZR400 (1988 - 1994) motorcycle

Yamaha FZR400 (1988 - 1994)

The Yamaha FZR400 EXUP was always over-shadowed by the class-leading Hondas, but attracted hooligans with its high revving engine, sharp handling and corner speed

A2 Licence Compliance

The Yamaha FZR400 is a 399cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 48 kW (64 bhp), which exceeds the 35 kW (47 bhp) limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by at least 27.0% to become A2 licence compliant.

You will need a restrictor to ride the Yamaha FZR400 on an A2 motorbike licence. See the restrictor kits section to check out what restrictors are available for the Yamaha FZR400.

Engine typeInline 4
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size399cc
Power output48 kW
Torque output31 ft-lb
Top speed130 mph
Horsepower64 bhp
Weight160 kg
Seat height785 mm
Front tyre size120/60-17
Rear tyre size160/60-17
Fuel tank size15 litres
Fuel tank range150 miles
Fuel consumption45 mpg
Oil capacity2.9 litres
Annual road tax£55
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