Can you ride the Yamaha XJ6 Diversion F on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Yamaha XJ6 Diversion F (2010 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!

Yamaha XJ6 Diversion F (2010 onwards) motorcycle

Yamaha XJ6 Diversion F (2010 onwards)

The Diversion F is a fully-faired version of the Yamaha XJ6 naked bike. Both bikes come with the exact same specs, but you will get a small windshield and much better wind protection with the Diversion F model.

Thanks to its brilliant engine and affordable price tag, the Yamaha XJ6 Diversion F is an ideal bike for beginner riders. It is cheap and reliable, but you will be able to have a lot of fun with it.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Yamaha XJ6 Diversion F is a 599cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 57 kW (78 bhp), which exceeds the 35 kW (47 bhp) limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by at least 38.5% to become A2 licence compliant.


You will need a restrictor to ride the Yamaha XJ6 Diversion F on an A2 motorbike licence. See the restrictor kits section to check out what restrictors are available for the Yamaha XJ6 Diversion F.

TitleSpec
ManufacturerYamaha
CategorySport
Sport Touring
Engine typeInline 4
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size599cc
Power output57 kW
Torque output44 ft-lb
Top speed135 mph
Horsepower78 bhp
Weight222 kg
Seat height785 mm
Front tyre size120/70-17
Rear tyre size160/60-17
Fuel tank size17 litres
Fuel tank range170 miles
Fuel consumption45 mpg
Oil capacity2.8 litres
Annual road tax£80
Price£6,700
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