Can you ride the Honda CMX500 Rebel on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Honda CMX500 Rebel (2017 - 2019) on an A2 motorbike licence. There is no restriction required, as the motorcycle is fully A2 licence compliant!

Honda CMX500 Rebel (2017 - 2019) motorcycle

Honda CMX500 Rebel (2017 - 2019)

The Honda CMX500 Rebel is a lightweight, easy-to-ride cruiser that is fully A2 legal in the UK and EU. Thanks to its low seat height and good maneuverability, it is an ideal bike for women and beginner riders.

It comes equipped with basic brakes and suspension system, which is normal in this category and price range. Other than that, the CMX500 features a simple LCD screen that will show the amazing fuel economy of this motorcycle.

Apart from the Honda Rebel 500, there is also a 300cc version available. Both of these bikes share the same frame and fuel tank, but the engine type and size is different.

A2 Licence Compliance

The Honda CMX500 Rebel is a 471cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 34 kW (45 bhp), which is within the 35 kW (47 bhp) limit needed for an A2 licence. No restriction is required, as the bike is fully A2 licence compliant.

Engine typeParallel Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size471cc
Power output34 kW
Torque output33 ft-lb
Top speed100 mph
Horsepower45 bhp
Weight190 kg
Seat height690 mm
Front tyre size130/90-16
Rear tyre size150/80-16
Fuel tank size11.2 litres
Fuel tank range160 miles
Fuel consumption73.4 mpg
Oil capacity2.7 litres
Annual road tax£84
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