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Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak Specs

The Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 2002 , the dry weight is 289.0 kg (637.1 pounds) and it is equiped with a V2, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 72.00 HP (52.6 kW) @ 5500 RPM and a maximum torque of 108.00 Nm (11.0 kgf-m or 79.7 ft.lbs) @ 3000 RPM . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak 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 VN 1500 Mean Streak have a  frame with front suspension being  and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are 130/70-R17 M/C 62H on the front, and 170/60-R17 M/C 72H on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak braking system includes Dual disc size 320 mm (12.6 inches) at the front and Single disc size 300 mm (11.8 inches) at the rear. 

Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak 
Year 2002 
Year 2002 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)  

Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type  
Seat details  
Wheelbase 1,705 mm (67.1 inches) 
Length 2,410 mm (94.9 inches) 
Width 850 mm (33.5 inches) 
Height 1,100 mm (43.3 inches) 
Seat Height 700 mm (27.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height  
Ground Clearance 125 mm (4.9 inches) 
Trail size  
Wheels details  
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 130/70-R17 M/C 62H 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 170/60-R17 M/C 72H 
Front brakes Dual disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 320 mm (12.6 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 300 mm (11.8 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids)  
Dry Weight 289.0 kg (637.1 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight  
Rear Percentage of Weight  
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.2491 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 17.00 litres (4.49 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity  
Carrying Details and Capacity  
Front Suspension  
Front Suspension Travel  
Rear Suspension  
Rear Suspension Travel  

Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details  
Fuel system Injection 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 1470.00 ccm (89.70 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 102.0 x 90.0 mm (4.0 x 3.5 inches) 
Compression Ratio 9.0:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration  
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 72.00 HP (52.6 kW) @ 5500 RPM 
Maximum torque 108.00 Nm (11.0 kgf-m or 79.7 ft.lbs) @ 3000 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM  
Cooling system  
Lubrication system  
Engine oil capacity  
Exhaust system  
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio  
Clutch type  
Driveline  

Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak Performance

Top Speed 185.0 km/h (115.0 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  
CO2 emissions  
Emissions  

Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type  
Electrical Details  
Starter Type Electric 
Instruments  
Lights