Does my driving Licence cover me for a motorbike?
If you just own a full driving licence, you can’t ride any sort of motorcycle on the roads without taking the relevant tests and having further entitlements. However, there is an exception. If you gained your driving licence before Feb 2001 you can ride a moped up to 50cc no more than a speed of 50km/h.
What size motorbike can I ride on a car licence?
You can ride a moped (up to 50cc) without L plates and without taking the moped test in some situations.
Can you ride a motorbike with a driving license?
If you passed your driving test before 1 February 2001 you can legally ride a moped (up to 50cc) with no L plates, without taking a CBT course or the full moped test. … Anyone who passed their driving test after 1 February 2001 will have to complete their CBT before being able to legally ride a moped or motorbike.
What licence do I need to ride a 600cc bike?
There is no automatic upgrades of licence – if you wish to move up to a full (A) licence you will need to retake the module 1 and 2 tests on an unrestricted 600cc bike when you have reached 24 years of age or held the A2 licence for 2 years. A1 – aged 17 years plus you may take your test on a 125cc bike.
Do I need to take a motorcycle theory test if I have a car licence?
Yes, you must pass a motorcycle theory test before taking the motorcycle practical test, irrespective of whether you have a full driving licence or not.
Can I start on a 600cc bike?
Yes/maybe/no! The problem with new riders starting on 600’s or lager get into is the fact that the bikes will accelerate so fast and run along at 120km an hour on a back road but it will feel like 70km. …
What is the minimum cc motorbike allowed on a motorway?
Motorways MUST NOT be used by pedestrians, holders of provisional motorcycle or car licences, riders of motorcycles under 50 cc, cyclists, horse riders, certain slow-moving vehicles and those carrying oversized loads (except by special permission), agricultural vehicles, and powered wheelchairs/powered mobility …
What CC is A2 licence?
What is a Restricted A2 Licence? A Restricted Licence can be gained by taking a motorcycle test on a motorcycle or scooter of at least 400cc and between 20 and 35kw (33 to 47bhp). It is also known as an A2 Licence. To qualify for this test you must have first done a CBT and a Motorcycle Theory Test.
Do I need a CBT if I have a full car licence?
CBT if you have a car driving licence
If you passed your car driving test on or after 1 February 2001, you must complete a CBT course to confirm your full moped licence. This means you won’t have to take CBT every 2 years to continue riding a moped.
Can I drive a Honda 50 on a car licence?
NSC50 – Vision 50
The 50cc Vision 50 is a low running cost model, that’s easy to use and run. A big plus to this model is you can drive it on your general car licence, meaning no extra IBT lessons needed.