Can you ride the Yamaha XV250S Virago on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Yamaha XV250S Virago (1995 - 2001) on an A2 motorbike licence. There is no restriction required, as the motorcycle is fully A2 licence compliant!

Yamaha XV250S Virago (1995 - 2001) motorcycle

Yamaha XV250S Virago (1995 - 2001)

An A2 friendly cruiser, the Yamaha XV250 Virago is reliable, trustworthy and easy-to-ride.

It’s one of the best entry-level cruisers, and it doesn’t require any restriction to be ridden on an A2 licence.

For a small bike, the Yamaha XV250 Virago offers a surprising amount of torque and top-notch reliability.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Yamaha XV250S Virago is a 248cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 16 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 typeV-Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size248cc
Power output16 kW
Torque output15 ft-lb
Top speed80 mph
Horsepower21 bhp
Weight139 kg
Seat height685 mm
Front tyre size3.00-18
Rear tyre size130/90-15
Fuel tank size9.5 litres
Fuel tank range136 miles
Fuel consumption65 mpg
Oil capacity1.6 litres
Annual road tax£55
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