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Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Mean Streak Specs

The Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Mean Streak model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 2009 , the dry weight is 290.3 kg (640.0 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 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 Vulcan 1600 Mean Streak have a High-tensile steel, double cradle frame with front suspension being 43mm inverted cartridge fork / 5.9 in. and in the rear suspension it is equiped with Dual air-assisted shocks with four-way rebound damping / 3.4 in. . Stock tire sizes are 130/90-17 on the front, and 170/60-17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Mean Streak braking system includes Double disc size  at the front and Single disc size  at the rear. 

Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Mean Streak General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Mean Streak 
Start year 2009 
Year 2009 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Mean Streak Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type High-tensile steel, double cradle 
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,704 mm (67.1 inches) 
Length 2,410 mm (94.9 inches) 
Width 851 mm (33.5 inches) 
Height 1,100 mm (43.3 inches) 
Seat Height 701 mm (27.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 130/90-17 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 170/60-17 
Front brakes Double disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 290.3 kg (640.0 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio :
Fuel Tank Capacity 17.03 litres (4.50 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension 43mm inverted cartridge fork / 5.9 in. 
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension Dual air-assisted shocks with four-way rebound damping / 3.4 in. 
Rear Suspension Travel

Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 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 1552.00 ccm (94.70 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 102.0 x 95.0 mm (4.0 x 3.7 inches) 
Compression Ratio
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration SOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower
Maximum torque
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Shaft drive (cardan) 
Clutch type

Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 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 Vulcan 1600 Mean Streak Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type Dual Plug TCBI with digital advance 
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How much does a Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Mean Streak weighs?
The Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Mean Streak weighs 290.3 kg (640.0 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Mean Streak?
The Kawasaki Vulcan 1600 Mean Streak seat height is 701 mm (27.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.