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Kawasaki KZ 550 C Specs

The Kawasaki KZ 550 C model is a Sport bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 1982 , the dry weight is  and it is equiped with a Four cylinder boxer, two-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of  and a maximum torque of  . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki KZ 550 C is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Kawasaki KZ 550 C have a factory frame with front suspension being  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 KZ 550 C braking system includes Single disc. single caliper size  at the front and Expanding brake (drum brake). drum size  at the rear. 

Kawasaki KZ 550 C General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki KZ 550 C 
Year 1982 
Year 1982 
Category Sport 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)  

Kawasaki KZ 550 C Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type factory 
Seat details  
Seat Height  
Alternate Seat Height  
Ground Clearance  
Trail size  
Wheels details  
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions  
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions  
Front brakes Single disc. single caliper 
Rear brakes Expanding brake (drum brake). drum 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions  
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions  
Curb Weight (including fluids)  
Dry Weight  
Front Percentage of Weight  
Rear Percentage of Weight  
Weight-Power Output Ratio :  
Fuel Tank Capacity  
Reserve Fuel Capacity  
Carrying Details and Capacity  
Front Suspension  
Front Suspension Travel  
Rear Suspension  
Rear Suspension Travel  

Kawasaki KZ 550 C Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders Four cylinder boxer, two-stroke 
Engine details  
Fuel system Carburettor 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 550.00 ccm (33.56 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke  
Compression Ratio  
Number of valves per cylinder  
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration  
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower  
Maximum torque  
Engine Maximum RPM  
Cooling system Air 
Lubrication system  
Engine oil capacity  
Exhaust system double chrome pipes 
Gearbox 6-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type wet plate 

Kawasaki KZ 550 C Performance

Top Speed  
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 KZ 550 C Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type standardd 
Electrical Details  
Starter Type Electric