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)
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 supermoto 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 type||Single Cylinder|
|Power output||35 kW|
|Torque output||60 ft-lb|
|Top speed||108 mph|
|Seat height||870 mm|
|Front tyre size||90/90-21|
|Rear tyre size||130/80-17|
|Fuel tank size||15 litres|
|Fuel tank range||165 miles|
|Fuel consumption||49 mpg|
|Oil capacity||2.6 litres|
|Annual road tax||£93|