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Kawasaki KLE 500 Specs

(2005)
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 equipped 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) . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Kawasaki KLE 500 has a castor frame with front suspension being telescopic fork and at the rear, it is equipped 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 back. 

Kawasaki KLE 500 General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki KLE 500 
Start 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
How much horsepower does a Kawasaki KLE 500 have?
The Kawasaki KLE 500 has 45.00 HP (32.8 kW) @ 8300 RPM.

How fast is a Kawasaki KLE 500?
The Kawasaki KLE 500 top speed is 180.0 km/h (111.8 mph).

How much does a Kawasaki KLE 500 weighs?
The Kawasaki KLE 500 weighs 181.0 kg (399.0 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Kawasaki KLE 500?
The Kawasaki KLE 500 seat height is 850 mm (33.5 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

How many gears does a Kawasaki KLE 500 have?
The Kawasaki KLE 500 have 6 gears.