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Kawasaki G3SS Specs

The Kawasaki G3SS model is a Classic bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 1972 , the dry weight is 83.0 kg (183.0 pounds) and it is equiped with a Single cylinder, two-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 10.50 HP (7.7 kW) @ 8000 RPM and a maximum torque of 0.98 Nm (0.1 kgf-m or 0.7 ft.lbs) @ 7000 RPM . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki G3SS is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 104.6 km/h (65.0 mph) . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Kawasaki G3SS have a steel frame with front suspension being standard froks and in the rear suspension it is equiped with 2 shocks . Stock tire sizes are 2.75-18 on the front, and 2.75-18 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki G3SS braking system includes Expanding brake (drum brake) size 110 mm (4.3 inches) at the front and Expanding brake (drum brake) size 110 mm (4.3 inches) at the rear. 

Kawasaki G3SS General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki G3SS 
Start year 1972 
Year 1972 
Category Classic 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)  

Kawasaki G3SS Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type steel 
Seat details  
Wheelbase 1,150 mm (45.3 inches) 
Seat Height 770 mm (30.3 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height  
Ground Clearance 160 mm (6.3 inches) 
Trail size 1 mm (0.0 inches) 
Wheels details  
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 2.75-18 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 2.75-18 
Front brakes Expanding brake (drum brake) 
Rear brakes Expanding brake (drum brake) 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 110 mm (4.3 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 110 mm (4.3 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids)  
Dry Weight 83.0 kg (183.0 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight  
Rear Percentage of Weight  
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.1265 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 8.60 litres (2.27 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity  
Carrying Details and Capacity  
Front Suspension standard froks 
Front Suspension Travel 1 mm (0.0 inches) 
Rear Suspension 2 shocks 
Rear Suspension Travel 1 mm (0.0 inches) 

Kawasaki G3SS Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders Single cylinder, two-stroke 
Engine details  
Fuel system Carburettor. Mikuni VM19SC 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 89.00 ccm (5.43 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 47.0 x 51.8 mm (1.9 x 2.0 inches) 
Compression Ratio 7.0:1 
Number of valves per cylinder  
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration Rotary valves 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 10.50 HP (7.7 kW) @ 8000 RPM 
Maximum torque 0.98 Nm (0.1 kgf-m or 0.7 ft.lbs) @ 7000 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM 9000 
Cooling system  
Lubrication system 2 stroke injection 
Engine oil capacity  
Exhaust system single chrome pipe 
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type wet plate 5 

Kawasaki G3SS Performance

Top Speed 104.6 km/h (65.0 mph) 
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)  
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)  
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear  
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency  
CO2 emissions  

Kawasaki G3SS Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type points 
Electrical Details  
Starter Type Kick