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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 2003 , 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 71.00 HP (51.8 kW) @ 5500 RPM and a maximum torque of 114.00 Nm (11.6 kgf-m or 84.1 ft.lbs) @ 3000 RPM . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . 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  on the front, and  on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak braking system includes  size  at the front and  size  at the rear. 

Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak 
Start year 2003 
Year 2003 
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) 
Seat Height 700 mm (27.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions
Front brakes
Rear brakes
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 289.0 kg (637.1 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.2457 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
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 1470.00 ccm (89.70 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke
Compression Ratio
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 71.00 HP (51.8 kW) @ 5500 RPM 
Maximum torque 114.00 Nm (11.6 kgf-m or 84.1 ft.lbs) @ 3000 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Transmission type, final drive ratio
Clutch type

Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak 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 VN 1500 Mean Streak Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type
How much horsepower does a Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak have?
The Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak has 71.00 HP (51.8 kW) @ 5500 RPM.

How much does a Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak weighs?
The Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak weighs 289.0 kg (637.1 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak?
The Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak seat height is 700 mm (27.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.