Can you ride the Harley Davidson FXST Softail Standard on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Harley Davidson FXST Softail Standard (1998 - 2013) 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 FXST Softail Standard (1998 - 2013) motorcycle

Harley Davidson FXST Softail Standard (1998 - 2013)

With some classic Harley looks, the Harley Davidson FXST Softail Standard comes with the style and tech wanted by any rider looking for an authentic American cruiser experience.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Harley Davidson FXST Softail Standard is a 1449cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 48.8 kW (67 bhp), which exceeds the 35kW limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by cca 29% to be A2 licence compliant.


You will need a restrictor to ride the Harley Davidson FXST Softail Standard on an A2 licence. See the Harley Davidson FXST Softail Standard specifications table for restriction info, and the restrictor kits section to see what restrictors are available for the Harley Davidson FXST Softail Standard.

TitleSpec
ManufacturerHarley Davidson
TypeCruiser
Restriction Required29% (to restrict to 35 kW)
Weight300 kg
Seat height690 mm
Front tyre size80/90-19
Rear tyre size150/80-16
Top speed110 mph
Engine size1449 cc
Engine typeV-Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine oil capacity3.3 litres
Power output48.8 kW
Power output67 bhp
Torque output81 lb-ft
Fuel tank size18.9 litres
Fuel tank range191 miles
Fuel consumption46 mpg
Annual road tax£93
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