Can you ride the Hesketh V1000 on an A2 license?

Yes, you can ride the Hesketh V1000 (1982 onwards) on an A2 motorbike license.
However, you will need to a fit a restrictor.

Hesketh V1000 (1982 onwards) motorcycle

Hesketh V1000 (1982 onwards)

Believe it or not, but you can still buy an 80s classic Hesketh V1000 motorcycle, brand new, made in small numbers by Broom Engineering.


You will need a restrictor to ride the Hesketh V1000 on an A2 license. See the Hesketh V1000 specifications table for restriction info, and the restrictor kits section to see what restrictors are available for the Hesketh V1000.

Specifications

Specs for the Hesketh V1000 (1982 onwards) motorbike.

TitleSpec
ManufacturerHesketh
TypeClassic
Top speed125 mph
Engine size1192 cc
Power output86 bhp
Fuel tank size25.3 litres
Fuel tank range2202 miles
Average fuel consumption40 mpg
Weight240 kg
Engine configurationV-Twin
Stroke4 stroke
Torque output67 lb/ft
Seat height838 mm
Annual road tax£93
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