Can you ride the Honda CB500X on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Honda CB500X (2013 - 2018) on an A2 motorbike licence. There is no restriction required, as the motorcycle is fully A2 licence compliant!

Honda CB500X (2013 - 2018) motorcycle

Honda CB500X (2013 - 2018)

The CB500X is the last of Honda’s new-for-2013, novice and A2-licence friendly 500-twin triumvirate – the others being the CB500F roadster and CBR500R sports bike – and for our money, it’s the best of the bunch!

A2 Licence Compliance

The Honda CB500X is a 471cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of (47 bhp), which is within the 35kW (47bhp) limit needed for an A2 licence. No restriction is required, as the bike is fully A2 licence compliant.

Weight196 kg
Seat height810 mm
Front tyre size120/70-17
Rear tyre size160/60-17
Top speed125 mph
Engine size471 cc
Engine typeInline 2
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine oil capacity2.7 litres
Power output47 bhp
Torque output31 lb-ft
Fuel tank size16 litres
Fuel tank range235 miles
Fuel consumption672 mpg
Annual road tax£67
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