Can you ride the Harley-Davidson Fat Boy on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Harley-Davidson Fat Boy (2018 onwards) on an A2 motorbike licence. However, you will need to fit a restrictor kit to reduce its power output and make it A2 licence compliant!

Harley-Davidson Fat Boy (2018 onwards) motorcycle

Harley-Davidson Fat Boy (2018 onwards)

A “monster truck” of Harleys, the 2018 onwards FLSTF Fat Boy is a reinvention of the previous Fat Boy, that has been around for more than 27 years.

With a near range-topping 86 bhp and 62.8 kW of power, the Harley-Davidson FLSTF Fat Boy is new for 2018 and boasts a huge road presence that inspires many to turn heads as you ride past.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Harley-Davidson Fat Boy is a 1746cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 64 kW (86 bhp), which exceeds the 35 kW (47 bhp) limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by at least 45.3% to become A2 licence compliant.

You will need a restrictor to ride the Harley-Davidson Fat Boy on an A2 motorbike licence. See the restrictor kits section to check out what restrictors are available for the Harley-Davidson Fat Boy.

Engine typeV-Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size1746cc
Power output64 kW
Torque output107 ft-lb
Top speed110 mph
Horsepower86 bhp
Weight304 kg
Seat height675 mm
Front tyre size160/60-18
Rear tyre size240/40-18
Fuel tank size18.9 litres
Fuel tank range200 miles
Fuel consumption18.9 mpg
Oil capacity3.3 litres
Annual road tax£117
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