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Kawasaki KLE 500 Specs

The Kawasaki KLE 500 model is a Enduro / offroad bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 2005 , the dry weight is 181.0 kg (399.0 pounds) and it is equiped with a Twin, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 45.00 HP (32.8 kW) @ 8300 RPM and a maximum torque of 41.00 Nm (4.2 kgf-m or 30.2 ft.lbs) @ 7500 RPM . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki KLE 500 is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 180.0 km/h (111.8 mph) . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Kawasaki KLE 500 have a castor frame with front suspension being telescopic fork and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are  on the front, and  on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki KLE 500 braking system includes Single disc size  at the front and Single disc size  at the rear. 

Kawasaki KLE 500 General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki KLE 500 
Year 2005 
Year 2005 
Category Enduro / offroad 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)  

Kawasaki KLE 500 Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type castor 
Seat details  
Wheelbase 1,500 mm (59.1 inches) 
Length 2,215 mm (87.2 inches) 
Width 880 mm (34.6 inches) 
Height 1,270 mm (50.0 inches) 
Seat Height 850 mm (33.5 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height  
Ground Clearance 180 mm (7.1 inches) 
Trail size 105 mm (4.1 inches) 
Wheels details  
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions  
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions  
Front brakes Single disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions  
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions  
Curb Weight (including fluids) 200.0 kg (440.9 pounds) 
Dry Weight 181.0 kg (399.0 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight  
Rear Percentage of Weight  
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.2486 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 15.00 litres (3.96 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity 3.40 litres (0.90 gallons) 
Carrying Details and Capacity  
Front Suspension telescopic fork 
Front Suspension Travel  
Rear Suspension  
Rear Suspension Travel  

Kawasaki KLE 500 Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders Twin, four-stroke 
Engine details  
Fuel system Carburettor. KEIHIN CVK34 x 2 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 498.00 ccm (30.39 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 74.0 x 58.0 mm (2.9 x 2.3 inches) 
Compression Ratio 9.8:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration DOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 45.00 HP (32.8 kW) @ 8300 RPM 
Maximum torque 41.00 Nm (4.2 kgf-m or 30.2 ft.lbs) @ 7500 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM 13000 
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system forced lubrication (wet sump) 
Engine oil capacity  
Exhaust system 2in1 
Gearbox 6-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type wet, multi disc 
Driveline  

Kawasaki KLE 500 Performance

Top Speed 180.0 km/h (111.8 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 4.50 litres/100 km (22.2 km/l or 52.27 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 104.4 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 
Emissions  

Kawasaki KLE 500 Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type battery and coil (transistorized ignition) 
Electrical Details  
Starter Type Electric 
Instruments  
Lights