Can you ride the Yamaha FZR600 on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Yamaha FZR600 (1989 - 1999) 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 FZR600 (1989 - 1999) motorcycle

Yamaha FZR600 (1989 - 1999)

The Yamaha FZR600 is a sports motorcycle produced by Yamaha between 1989 and 1999, that can be ridden on an A2 licence, when the FZR600 is fitted with a restrictor kit.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Yamaha FZR600 is a 599cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 67 kW (91 bhp), which exceeds the 35 kW (47 bhp) limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by at least 47.7% to become A2 licence compliant.

You will need a restrictor to ride the Yamaha FZR600 on an A2 motorbike licence. See the restrictor kits section to check out what restrictors are available for the Yamaha FZR600.

Engine typeInline 4
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size599cc
Power output67 kW
Torque output48.4 ft-lb
Top speed147 mph
Horsepower91 bhp
Weight195 kg
Seat height785 mm
Front tyre size110/70-17
Rear tyre size130/70-17
Fuel tank size18 litres
Fuel tank range160 miles
Fuel consumption43 mpg
Oil capacity2.9 litres
Annual road tax£84
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