Motorcycle licence categories can get confusing, with all the different options that depend on your age - some even depending to how long you've ridden and upgraded from. But it doesn't have to be that way, we've broken down every step to define what licence you need to ride the stunning motorcycles and scooters available here at Central Bikes.
Category B - if you passed your test before 1 January 1997. This is the car licence held by many motorists. If you passed your driving test and have this licence type then you CAN ride a motorcycle on your car licence. Have a look on the back of your photo id and see if you have B entitlement.
Many people don’t even realise this is a possibility with no need for any further motoring tests or qualifications you can get in the saddle.
Piaggio have a range of bikes that can be legally ridden if you hold a car licence. Their 3 wheel motorbike can be ridden on car licence We've a page about licence types and what you can ride here. The Piaggio MP3 range has been specifically designed for urban riders who do not have a bike test but want to capitalise on all the benefits of a grandturismo scooter in London and the city environment.
These agile and comfortable machines can transform commutes and the London commute, allowing you to make the most of your valuable time. With prices starting from £6,999 otr and finance packages available, these scooters offer considerable value for money and reduced running costs over their four wheeled counterparts. So get in touch and we can tell you more about what can be ridden on a car and bike licence.
Of course the other option is to fully immerse yourself in the motorcycle world and take your CBT and qualify for an A1, A2 license or just take a direct access course.
Whichever option you choose Central Bikes can assist you with experienced advice from daily riders, help with choosing the right bike or scooter for you and kit you out in great value rider wear perfect for the capital’s busy streets. We can even offer motorcycle finance to make it even more affordable.
If you’d like to leave the car or public transport behind and free yourself from London’s commute...
Call us to have a chat about these bikes
West End: 0207 637 0046
Shepherds Bush: 0203 319 2800
Of course, the current times have created a difficult situation for all of us, each person affected in their own way. But we want to reassure you, during these times, we're still able to make your motorcycle dreams come true. We're working hard behind the scenes, even with our doors closed to make it as easy as possible.
You can either secure your new ride for future pick up or delivery, or speak to our team to see what we can do to get your ride with you as soon as possible.
Get in touch today regarding your dream ride.