Can you ride the Yamaha XMAX 250 on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Yamaha XMAX 250 (2004 - 2017) on an A2 motorbike licence. There is no restriction required, as the motorcycle is fully A2 licence compliant!

Yamaha XMAX 250 (2004 - 2017) motorcycle

Yamaha XMAX 250 (2004 - 2017)

The Yamaha XMAX 250 might look like a conventional scooter. It is compact, lightweight and easy to handle. However, thanks to its larger wheels and comfortable seat, it feels more like a regular motorcycle that is suitable for long-distance journeys.

The XMAX 250 comes with a mid-sized windscreen and underseat storage that offers enough space for two helmets.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Yamaha XMAX 250 is a 249cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 15 kW (21 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 typeSingle Cylinder
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size249cc
Power output15 kW
Torque output16 ft-lb
Top speed70 mph
Horsepower21 bhp
Weight176 kg
Seat height755 mm
Front tyre size120/70-15
Rear tyre size140/70-14
Fuel tank size12.5 litres
Fuel tank range215 miles
Fuel consumption65 mpg
Oil capacity1.2 litres
Annual road tax£55
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