Class AM Motorcycle Driving License


Features and specification Class AM motorcycle license

Motorcycles (also with sidecar)

  • Motorcycles with a design maximum speed of not more than 45 km / h and an electric prime mover or an internal combustion engine with a cylinder capacity of not more than 50 cm³ which also have the characteristics of bicycles in terms of serviceability (bicycles with auxiliary engine).
  • Three-wheel mopeds and four-wheeled light motor vehicles each having a maximum speed of not more than 45 km / h and a cubic capacity of not more than 50 cm³ in the case of positive ignition engines, a maximum net power of not more than 4 kW in the case of other internal combustion engines or one maximum rated continuous power of not more than 4 kW in the case of electric motors; in four-wheeled light vehicles, moreover, the unladen mass may not exceed 350 kg, without the mass of the batteries in the case of electric vehicles.

Minimum Age

  • 16 Years

Classes Included

  • None

Theory Lessons

  • This is the same in all motorcycle classes
  • First time 16 lessons – duration 90 minutes each
  • With extension, 6x base material and 4x class-specific material of 90 minutes are sufficient

Practice

12 special trips are required by law:

  • 5 hours á 45 minutes country road
  • 4 hours á 45 minutes highway
  • 3 hours at 45 minutes night or dusk

Special trips with prior ownership of class AM of less than 2 years:

  • 3 hours á 45 minutes country road
  • 2 hours á 45 minutes highway
  • 1 hour at 45 minutes night or dusk

Theory test has to be taken off

  • at first issue
    questionnaire with 30 questions
    from 11 error points, the exam failed
  • with extension
    questionnaire with 20 questions
    starting from 7 error points the examination is not passed
  • AM : The theory examination does not apply if A1 has at least two years prior possession

Practical test Has to be Taken off

 AM:

  • Duration at least 60 minutes,
  • For at least two years previous ownership of A1: 40 minutes