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Kawasaki VN 800 Drifter Specs

The Kawasaki VN 800 Drifter model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 2000 , the dry weight is 248.0 kg (546.7 pounds) and it is equiped with a V2, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 57.00 HP (41.6 kW) @ 7000 RPM and a maximum torque of 61.00 Nm (6.2 kgf-m or 45.0 ft.lbs) @ 5500 RPM . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki VN 800 Drifter 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 Drifter 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 Drifter braking system includes Single disc size  at the front and Expanding brake size  at the rear. 

Kawasaki VN 800 Drifter General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki VN 800 Drifter 
Year 2000 
Year 2000 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)  

Kawasaki VN 800 Drifter Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type  
Seat details  
Wheelbase 1,615 mm (63.6 inches) 
Length  
Width  
Height  
Seat Height 760 mm (29.9 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 Expanding brake 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions  
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions  
Curb Weight (including fluids)  
Dry Weight 248.0 kg (546.7 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight  
Rear Percentage of Weight  
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.2298 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 15.00 litres (3.96 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity  
Carrying Details and Capacity  
Front Suspension  
Front Suspension Travel  
Rear Suspension  
Rear Suspension Travel  

Kawasaki VN 800 Drifter 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 57.00 HP (41.6 kW) @ 7000 RPM 
Maximum torque 61.00 Nm (6.2 kgf-m or 45.0 ft.lbs) @ 5500 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 Drifter 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 Drifter Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type  
Electrical Details  
Starter Type Electric 
Instruments  
Lights