Can you ride the Moto Guzzi California 1100EV on an A2 licence?
Yes, you can ride the Moto Guzzi California 1100EV (1997 - 2012) 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!
Moto Guzzi California 1100EV (1997 - 2012)
The Moto Guzzi California 1100EV dates back as far as 1972, and this model that ran from 1997 to 2012 is a machine that’s worth considering. The California 1100EV is a tourer/cruiser that has plenty of character and is a great all-rounder.
A2 Licence Compliance
The Moto Guzzi California 1100EV is a 1064cc A2-friendly cruiser bike. It has a power output of 54 kW (75 bhp), which exceeds the 35kW limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by cca 36% to be A2 licence compliant.
You will need a restrictor to ride the Moto Guzzi California 1100EV on an A2 licence. See the Moto Guzzi California 1100EV specifications table for restriction info, and the restrictor kits section to see what restrictors are available for the Moto Guzzi California 1100EV.
|Restriction Required||36% (to restrict to 35 kW)|
|Seat height||760 mm|
|Front tyre size||110/90-18|
|Rear tyre size||140/80-18|
|Top speed||115 mph|
|Engine size||1064 cc|
|Engine oil capacity||3 litres|
|Power output||54 kW|
|Power output||75 bhp|
|Torque output||73 lb-ft|
|Fuel tank size||19 litres|
|Fuel tank range||180 miles|
|Fuel consumption||44 mpg|
|Annual road tax||£93|