Can you ride the Yamaha XT660X on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Yamaha XT660X (2004 - 2014) on an A2 motorbike licence. There is no restriction required, as the motorcycle is fully A2 licence compliant!

Yamaha XT660X (2004 - 2014) motorcycle

Yamaha XT660X (2004 - 2014)

The Yamaha XT660X is one of the best dual-sport bikes that you can ride on an A2 licence in the UK and EU and it is a supermoto version of the Yamaha XT660R off-road bike.

The motorcycle is super reliable, but very slow and heavy for a dual-sport bike. It is much heavier than most other bikes in this category, as it weighs around 170 kg.

What makes the Yamaha XT660X an excellent bike for an A2 licence holer is its affordable price tag and no need for a restrictor kit.

The power output of the Yamaha XT660X bike is 35 kW, which is the exact limit that is mandatory for the A2 licence compliance.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Yamaha XT660X is a 660cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 35 kW (48 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 size660cc
Power output35 kW
Torque output60 ft-lb
Top speed108 mph
Horsepower48 bhp
Weight170 kg
Seat height870 mm
Front tyre size90/90-21
Rear tyre size130/80-17
Fuel tank size15 litres
Fuel tank range165 miles
Fuel consumption49 mpg
Oil capacity2.6 litres
Annual road tax£117
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