Kawasaki Vulcan S ABS - 2018 Specifications and Reviews

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General information

CategoryCustom / cruiser
ModelKawasaki Vulcan S ABS

Engine and Transmission Specifications

ClutchWet multi-disc
Transmission type,final driveChain
Cooling systemLiquid
IgnitionTCBI with digital advance
Fuel controlDouble Overhead Cams/Twin Cam (DOHC)
Fuel systemInjection. DFI with two 38mm throttle bodies, with sub-throttles
Valves per cylinder4
Bore x Stroke83.0 x 60.0 mm (3.3 x 2.4 inches)
Torque63.00 Nm (6.4 kgf-m or 46.5 ft.lbs) @ 6600 Revolutions">RPM
Power61.00 Horsepower">HP (44.5 Kilowatt">kW)) @ 7500 Revolutions">RPM
Engine typeTwin, four-stroke

Brakes, suspension, Frame and wheels

Rear brakes diameter250 mm (9.8 inches)
Rear brakesSingle disc. Single-piston caliper, ABS
Front brakes diameter300 mm (11.8 inches)
Front brakesDouble disc. Twin-piston caliper, ABS
Rear tyre160/60-17
Front tyre120/70-18
Rear wheel travel81 mm (3.2 inches)
Rear SuspensionHorizontal Back-link with 7-way adjustable preload
Front wheel travel130 mm (5.1 inches)
Front Suspension41mm telescopic fork
Trail119 mm (4.7 inches)
Rake (fork angle)31.0°
Frame typeTubular diamond, high-tensile steel

Physical measures and capacities

Fuel capacity14.00 litres (3.70 gallons)
Wheelbase1,575 mm (62.0 inches)
Ground clearance130 mm (5.1 inches)
Overall width881 mm (34.7 inches)
Overall length2,311 mm (91.0 inches)
Overall height1,100 mm (43.3 inches)
Seat height705 mm (27.8 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Weight incl. oil, gas, etc498.3 kg (1,098.6 pounds)

Other specs

CommentsLimited power version of 35 kW available.
Factory warranty12 Month Limited Warranty
Color optionsPearl Blizzard White

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