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Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Classic Specs

The Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Classic model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 2008 , the dry weight is 306.2 kg (675.0 pounds) and it is equiped with a V2, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of  and a maximum torque of  . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Classic is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Classic have a High-tensile steel, double cradle frame with front suspension being 41mm hydraulic fork / 5.9 in. and in the rear suspension it is equiped with Dual air-assisted shocks / 3.7 in. . Stock tire sizes are 130/90-x16 on the front, and 170/70-x16 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Classic braking system includes Single disc size  at the front and Single disc size  at the rear. 

Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Classic General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Classic 
Year 2008 
Year 2008 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)  

Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Classic Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type High-tensile steel, double cradle 
Seat details  
Wheelbase 1,679 mm (66.1 inches) 
Length 2,504 mm (98.6 inches) 
Width 1,039 mm (40.9 inches) 
Height 1,130 mm (44.5 inches) 
Seat Height 688 mm (27.1 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height  
Ground Clearance 130 mm (5.1 inches) 
Trail size  
Wheels details  
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 130/90-x16 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 170/70-x16 
Front brakes Single disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions  
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions  
Curb Weight (including fluids)  
Dry Weight 306.2 kg (675.0 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight  
Rear Percentage of Weight  
Weight-Power Output Ratio :  
Fuel Tank Capacity 20.06 litres (5.30 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity  
Carrying Details and Capacity  
Front Suspension 41mm hydraulic fork / 5.9 in. 
Front Suspension Travel  
Rear Suspension Dual air-assisted shocks / 3.7 in. 
Rear Suspension Travel  

Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Classic Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details  
Fuel system Injection 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 1552.00 ccm (94.70 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 102.0 x 95.0 mm (4.0 x 3.7 inches) 
Compression Ratio 9.0:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration OHV 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower  
Maximum torque  
Engine Maximum RPM  
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system  
Engine oil capacity  
Exhaust system  
Gearbox 2-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Shaft drive (cardan) 
Clutch type  
Driveline  

Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Classic 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  
Emissions  

Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Classic Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type TCBI with digital advance 
Electrical Details  
Starter Type Electric 
Instruments  
Lights