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Kawasaki VN 800 Classic Specs

(1997)
The Kawasaki VN 800 Classic model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 1997 , the dry weight is 235.0 kg (518.1 pounds) and it is equiped with a V2, 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 64.00 Nm (6.5 kgf-m or 47.2 ft.lbs) @ 3300 RPM . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki VN 800 Classic is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 170.0 km/h (105.6 mph) . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Kawasaki VN 800 Classic 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 800 Classic braking system includes Single disc size  at the front and  size  at the rear. 

Kawasaki VN 800 Classic General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki VN 800 Classic 
Start year 1997 
Year 1997 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Kawasaki VN 800 Classic Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type
Seat details
Wheelbase
Length
Width
Height
Seat Height 710 mm (28.0 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions
Front brakes Single disc 
Rear brakes
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 235.0 kg (518.1 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.2340 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel

Kawasaki VN 800 Classic Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 805.00 ccm (49.12 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke
Compression Ratio
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 55.00 HP (40.1 kW) @ 7000 RPM 
Maximum torque 64.00 Nm (6.5 kgf-m or 47.2 ft.lbs) @ 3300 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type
Driveline

Kawasaki VN 800 Classic Performance

Top Speed 170.0 km/h (105.6 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 800 Classic Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
Instruments
Lights
How much horsepower does a Kawasaki VN 800 Classic have?
The Kawasaki VN 800 Classic has 55.00 HP (40.1 kW) @ 7000 RPM.

How fast is a Kawasaki VN 800 Classic?
The Kawasaki VN 800 Classic top speed is 170.0 km/h (105.6 mph).

How much does a Kawasaki VN 800 Classic weighs?
The Kawasaki VN 800 Classic weighs 235.0 kg (518.1 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Kawasaki VN 800 Classic?
The Kawasaki VN 800 Classic seat height is 710 mm (28.0 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.