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Kawasaki KZ750 Specs

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The Kawasaki KZ750 model is a Sport touring bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 1977 , the dry weight is 218.0 kg (480.6 pounds) and it is equipped with a Twin, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 55.00 HP (40.1 kW) @ 7000 RPM and a maximum torque of 60.00 Nm (6.1 kgf-m or 44.3 ft.lbs) @ 3000 RPM . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki KZ750 is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Kawasaki KZ750 has a Tubular steel, double cradle frame with front suspension being Telescopic fork and at the rear, it is equipped with Swing arm . Stock tire sizes are 3.25H-19 4PR on the front, and 4.00H-18 4PR on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki KZ750 braking system includes Single disc. Single piston floating size 245 mm (9.6 inches) at the front and Single disc. Single piston floating size 230 mm (9.1 inches) at the back. 

Kawasaki KZ750 General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki KZ750 
Start year 1977 
Year 1977 
Category Sport touring 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Kawasaki KZ750 Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Tubular steel, double cradle 
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,450 mm (57.1 inches) 
Length 2,180 mm (85.8 inches) 
Width 815 mm (32.1 inches) 
Height 1,115 mm (43.9 inches) 
Seat Height 845 mm (33.3 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance 155 mm (6.1 inches) 
Trail size 105 mm (4.1 inches) 
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 3.25H-19 4PR 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 4.00H-18 4PR 
Front brakes Single disc. Single piston floating 
Rear brakes Single disc. Single piston floating 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 245 mm (9.6 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 230 mm (9.1 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 218.0 kg (480.6 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.2523 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 14.50 litres (3.83 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension Telescopic fork 
Front Suspension Travel 140 mm (5.5 inches) 
Rear Suspension Swing arm 
Rear Suspension Travel 80 mm (3.1 inches) 

Kawasaki KZ750 Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders Twin, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Carburettor. Mikuni BS 38 x 2 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 745.00 ccm (45.46 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 78.0 x 78.0 mm (3.1 x 3.1 inches) 
Compression Ratio 8.5:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration DOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 55.00 HP (40.1 kW) @ 7000 RPM 
Maximum torque 60.00 Nm (6.1 kgf-m or 44.3 ft.lbs) @ 3000 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM 7500 
Cooling system Air 
Lubrication system Forced lubrication wet sump 
Engine oil capacity 4.00 litres (4.23 quarts) 
Exhaust system Double stainless steel pipes 
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type Wet, multi-disc 

Kawasaki KZ750 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 KZ750 Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type Battery and coil 
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric & kick 
How much horsepower does a Kawasaki KZ750 have?
The Kawasaki KZ750 has 55.00 HP (40.1 kW) @ 7000 RPM.

How much does a Kawasaki KZ750 weighs?
The Kawasaki KZ750 weighs 218.0 kg (480.6 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Kawasaki KZ750?
The Kawasaki KZ750 seat height is 845 mm (33.3 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

How many gears does a Kawasaki KZ750 have?
The Kawasaki KZ750 have 5 gears.