Can you ride the Norton Commando 961 SE on an A2 licence?
Yes, you can ride the Norton Commando 961 SE (2009 onwards) 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!
Norton Commando 961 SE (2009 onwards)
Expensive? Yes. Good looking? Hell yeah!! The Norton Commando 961 SE is hand built and offers fantastic looks, is pleasurable to ride and offers excellent handling.
A2 Licence Compliance
The Norton Commando 961 SE is a 961cc A2-friendly cafe racer bike. It has a power output of 59.7 kW (79 bhp), which exceeds the 35kW limit needed for an A2 licence. The bike has to be restricted by cca 60% to be A2 licence compliant.
You will need a restrictor to ride the Norton Commando 961 SE on an A2 licence. See the Norton Commando 961 SE specifications table for restriction info, and the restrictor kits section to see what restrictors are available for the Norton Commando 961 SE.
|Restriction Required||60% (to restrict to 35 kW)|
|Seat height||813 mm|
|Front tyre size||120/70-17|
|Rear tyre size||180/55-17|
|Top speed||130 mph|
|Engine size||961 cc|
|Engine type||Inline 2|
|Engine oil capacity||3.3 litres|
|Power output||59.7 kW|
|Power output||79 bhp|
|Torque output||66 lb-ft|
|Fuel tank size||17 litres|
|Fuel tank range||205 miles|
|Fuel consumption||45 mpg|
|Annual road tax||£93|