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Kawasaki GPZ 500 S Specs

The Kawasaki GPZ 500 S model is a Sport touring bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 1999 , the dry weight is  and it is equiped with a Twin, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 60.00 HP (43.8 kW) @ 9800 RPM and a maximum torque of 46.00 Nm (4.7 kgf-m or 33.9 ft.lbs) @ 8500 RPM . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki GPZ 500 S is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 185.0 km/h (115.0 mph) . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Kawasaki GPZ 500 S have a  frame with front suspension being  and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are 110/70-17 on the front, and 130/70-17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki GPZ 500 S braking system includes Dual disc size 270 mm (10.6 inches) at the front and Single disc size 240 mm (9.4 inches) at the rear. 

Kawasaki GPZ 500 S General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki GPZ 500 S 
Year 1999 
Year 1999 
Category Sport touring 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)  

Kawasaki GPZ 500 S Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type  
Seat details  
Wheelbase 1,435 mm (56.5 inches) 
Length  
Width  
Height  
Seat Height 800 mm (31.5 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height  
Ground Clearance  
Trail size  
Wheels details  
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 110/70-17 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 130/70-17 
Front brakes Dual disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 270 mm (10.6 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 240 mm (9.4 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids) 200.0 kg (440.9 pounds) 
Dry Weight  
Front Percentage of Weight 47.2 
Rear Percentage of Weight  
Weight-Power Output Ratio :  
Fuel Tank Capacity 18.00 litres (4.76 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity  
Carrying Details and Capacity  
Front Suspension  
Front Suspension Travel 130 mm (5.1 inches) 
Rear Suspension  
Rear Suspension Travel 100 mm (3.9 inches) 

Kawasaki GPZ 500 S Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders Twin, four-stroke 
Engine details  
Fuel system  
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 499.00 ccm (30.45 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 74.0 x 58.0 mm (2.9 x 2.3 inches) 
Compression Ratio 10.8:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration  
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 60.00 HP (43.8 kW) @ 9800 RPM 
Maximum torque 46.00 Nm (4.7 kgf-m or 33.9 ft.lbs) @ 8500 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM  
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system  
Engine oil capacity  
Exhaust system  
Gearbox 6-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type  
Driveline  

Kawasaki GPZ 500 S Performance

Top Speed 185.0 km/h (115.0 mph) 
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) 4.900 seconds 
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)  
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear 17.000 seconds 
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency 0.51 litres/100 km (196.1 km/l or 461.22 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 11.8 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 
Emissions  

Kawasaki GPZ 500 S Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type  
Electrical Details  
Starter Type Electric 
Instruments  
Lights