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Kawasaki Vulcan 800 Classic Specs

The Kawasaki Vulcan 800 Classic model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 2005 , the dry weight is 234.1 kg (516.0 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 800 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 800 Classic have a High-tensile steel, double cradle frame with front suspension being 41mm hydraulic telescopic fork and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are 130/90-x16 on the front, and 140/90-x16 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki Vulcan 800 Classic braking system includes Double disc. Hydraulic size  at the front and Expanding brake (drum brake) size  at the rear. 

Kawasaki Vulcan 800 Classic General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki Vulcan 800 Classic 
Start year 2005 
Year 2005 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Kawasaki Vulcan 800 Classic Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type High-tensile steel, double cradle 
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,600 mm (63.0 inches) 
Width 930 mm (36.6 inches) 
Height 1,130 mm (44.5 inches) 
Seat Height 706 mm (27.8 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance 135 mm (5.3 inches) 
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 130/90-x16 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 140/90-x16 
Front brakes Double disc. Hydraulic 
Rear brakes Expanding brake (drum brake) 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 234.1 kg (516.0 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio :
Fuel Tank Capacity 15.14 litres (4.00 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension 41mm hydraulic telescopic fork 
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel

Kawasaki Vulcan 800 Classic Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Carburettor. Keihin CVK36 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 805.00 ccm (49.12 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 88.0 x 66.2 mm (3.5 x 2.6 inches) 
Compression Ratio 9.5:1 
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 800 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

Kawasaki Vulcan 800 Classic Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type Digital 
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How much does a Kawasaki Vulcan 800 Classic weighs?
The Kawasaki Vulcan 800 Classic weighs 234.1 kg (516.0 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Kawasaki Vulcan 800 Classic?
The Kawasaki Vulcan 800 Classic seat height is 706 mm (27.8 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.