Can you ride the Yamaha XMAX 400 on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Yamaha XMAX 400 (2018 onwards) on an A2 motorbike licence. There is no restriction required, as the motorcycle is fully A2 licence compliant!

Yamaha XMAX 400 (2018 onwards) motorcycle

Yamaha XMAX 400 (2018 onwards)

The XMAX 400 is another model from the family of Yamaha’s maxi scooters that are so popular among urban riders. If you are looking for an affordable, easy to ride motorcycle and don’t care about looks too much, then this might be the perfect choice for you.

The Yamaha XMAX 400 is much more comfortable than a regular scooter, but still compact enough for riding around town. It comes with a highly practical under-seat compartment that can hold two full-face helmets. There are two additional glove boxes on the bike, one of which houses a 12v charging point.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Yamaha XMAX 400 is a 395cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 24 kW (33 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 size395cc
Power output24 kW
Torque output26.5 ft-lb
Top speed95 mph
Horsepower33 bhp
Weight210 kg
Seat height800 mm
Front tyre size120/70-15
Rear tyre size150/70-13
Fuel tank size13 litres
Fuel tank range185 miles
Fuel consumption65 mpg
Oil capacity1.7 litres
Annual road tax£55
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