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. In this instance you will, however, need to take a CBT if you want to ride anything larger than a 50cc moped.
Can I ride a 125 without CBT?
Yes, if you have a full car licence you can ride a 125cc scooter or motorbike. However you must take and pass your compulsory basic training (CBT) before riding on the road. With a completed CBT, you can ride a 125cc motorcycle on the road with L plates.
Do I need a CBT to do a full bike test?
You will need to have a valid theory test certificate and if you don’t already hold a valid CBT certificate you will need to complete a CBT first. … To see how the Motorcycle Theory Test works please click here. Your upgrade to a 600cc+ motorcycle will depend on your experience.
Can I ride a 125 motorbike on my car Licence?
As stated above, if you have a full car driving licence you can ride a motorcycle up to 125cc, but you need to have completed your CBT first. … Once you’ve completed this, you can ride anything up to a capacity of 125cc with L plates and you have two years before you have to retake your CBT.
Can I ride a 250cc on a CBT?
Yes if you have taken and passed your full motorcycle test for category A1, A2 or A OR your CBT certificate is still valid. … You can ride up to 125cc with a valid CBT certificate. (or a full motorcycle licence category A) A 250cc motorcycle will required a full motorcycle licence.
Can I ride a bike without a CBT?
You cannot legally ride a bike on the road without completing you Compulsory Basic Training (CBT). So before attempting to attain any of the other licences you must first complete this – hence the word compulsory.
How fast can a 125cc bike go?
Both 125cc scooters and motorbikes max out at 60mph, which is double the top speed of a 50cc. This makes them a much more suitable choice if you plan to do longer journeys, or are travelling on A roads. Whereas a 50cc makes a good choice for city riding, 125cc scooters are better for suburban/country riding.
Can you fail a CBT test?
The CBT is not a test, so you theoretically cannot ‘pass or fail’ your CBT. … These are determined by the instructor who will be training you on the day of your CBT test. Although you can’t fail a CBT test, you may be asked to come back for additional training until the instructor feels you are safe to ride on the road.
How much does a CBT cost?
The cost of your CBT (compulsory basic training) will be between £100 and £150.
Can I ride a restricted 600cc bike on a CBT?
on your own after passing CBT you are restricted to 15bhp 125 cc max with L Plates minimum age 17 With a qualified instructor you can ride whatever you like as long as it has L Plates on and the instructor is linked by radios (riding their own bike) and oyu have to be over 21 If you take your test on a direct access …
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 Licence do I need for a 600cc?
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.
Can I take a passenger on a 125cc moped?
‘A1’ Light Motorcycle Licence (max power 11kW)
Once you have passed your Practical Test, you will have a licence to ride any machine of up to 125cc, so long as it’s power is restricted to 11kW, without L-plates and you may carry a pillion passenger.
Can I carry a pillion passenger on a CBT?
From 17 and over you can sit your CBT on a 125cc Motorcycle, this restricts you to a 125cc motorcycle. Normal learner restrictions apply, you cannot carry a pillion passenger, you cannot ride on a motorway and you must display L plates. Your CBT certificate is valid for 2 years.
What CC is A2 Licence?
As an intermediate motorcycle licence, A2 licence bikes will have at least 395cc and a power output of between 25kW and 35kW.
How much is full bike test UK?
A theory test costs £23 for cars, and the driving test costs £62. The full costs for lorries, buses, motorcycles and other vehicles are shown in the tables.
Motorcycle and moped.
|Weekdays||Evenings, weekends and bank holidays|
|Module 1 motorcycle test (off-road)||£15.50||£15.50|
|Module 2 motorcycle test (on-road)||£75||£88.50|