Can you ride the Honda VT600 Shadow on an A2 licence?

Yes, you can ride the Honda VT600 Shadow (1992 - 2002) on an A2 motorbike licence. There is no restriction required, as the motorcycle is fully A2 licence compliant!

Honda VT600 Shadow (1992 - 2002) motorcycle

Honda VT600 Shadow (1992 - 2002)

If the first true chops were all about bad boy, bristly individuality, the 600 Shadow is about as soft, unthreatening and unoriginal as it gets

A2 Licence Compliance

The Honda VT600 Shadow is a 583cc A2-friendly bike. It has a power output of 29 kW (39 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 typeV-Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size583cc
Power output29 kW
Torque output38 ft-lb
Top speed111 mph
Horsepower39 bhp
Weight196 kg
Seat height690 mm
Front tyre size100/90-19
Rear tyre size170/80-15
Fuel tank size11 litres
Fuel tank range110 miles
Fuel consumption43 mpg
Oil capacity2.3 litres
Annual road tax£84
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