08 Jul Honda CB500(Last Updated On: July 12, 2017)
The Honda CB500 can be ridden with an A2 licence.
The CB500 in its stock form can not be ridden with a learner’s licence (A2). However, the bike’s maximum power output doesn’t exceed 70 kW, neither does the weight to power ratio exceed the 0.2 kW/kg limit. This means that with added restriction the CB500 can be regulated and driven on A2.
57 horsepower (42 kW)
Power to weight ratio: 0.20 kW/kg
17% to achieve 35 kW power output
Overview and specifications
The CB500 is a popular standard motorcycle manufactured by Honda, first introduced in 1994. It is powered by a 4 stroke, inline 2 engine.
173 kg (or 381 lb)
35 Lb/Ft (or 48 Nm)
120 mph (or 192 km/h)
18 liters, range is 200 miles (or 320 km)
Fuel tank size
50 mpg (or 4.7 l/100 km)
775 mm (30.5 in)