Can you ride the Yamaha TMAX 500 on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Yamaha TMAX 500 (2001 - 2011) on an A2 motorbike licence. There is no restriction required, as the motorcycle is fully A2 licence compliant!

Yamaha TMAX 500 (2001 - 2011) motorcycle

Yamaha TMAX 500 (2001 - 2011)

The Yamaha TMAX 500 is a fun to ride maxi scooter that is highly practical, but relatively expensive compared to the competition. It features a 500cc V-twin engine with automatic transition, which makes the long-distance commuting a real joy.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Yamaha TMAX 500 is a 499cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 29 kW (40 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 typeParallel Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size499cc
Power output29 kW
Torque output34.2 ft-lb
Top speed100 mph
Horsepower40 bhp
Weight197 kg
Seat height795 mm
Front tyre size120/70-14
Rear tyre size150/70-14
Fuel tank size14 litres
Fuel tank range130 miles
Fuel consumption45 mpg
Oil capacity2.9 litres
Annual road tax£84
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