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Kawasaki Vulcan VN700-A1 Specs

The Kawasaki Vulcan VN700-A1 model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 1985 , the dry weight is 219.0 kg (482.8 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 VN700-A1 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 VN700-A1 have a Steel frame with front suspension being Air charged adjustable forks and in the rear suspension it is equiped with Air charged adjustable shocks . Stock tire sizes are 100/90-19H on the front, and 150/90-15 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki Vulcan VN700-A1 braking system includes Double disc size  at the front and Expanding brake (drum brake) size  at the rear. 

Kawasaki Vulcan VN700-A1 General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki Vulcan VN700-A1 
Year 1985 
Year 1985 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)  

Kawasaki Vulcan VN700-A1 Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Steel 
Seat details  
Wheelbase 1,580 mm (62.2 inches) 
Length 2,295 mm (90.4 inches) 
Width 850 mm (33.5 inches) 
Height 1,225 mm (48.2 inches) 
Seat Height  
Alternate Seat Height  
Ground Clearance 150 mm (5.9 inches) 
Trail size 127 mm (5.0 inches) 
Wheels details  
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 100/90-19H 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 150/90-15 
Front brakes Double disc 
Rear brakes Expanding brake (drum brake) 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions  
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions  
Curb Weight (including fluids)  
Dry Weight 219.0 kg (482.8 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight  
Rear Percentage of Weight  
Weight-Power Output Ratio :  
Fuel Tank Capacity 13.50 litres (3.57 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity 1.80 litres (0.48 gallons) 
Carrying Details and Capacity  
Front Suspension Air charged adjustable forks 
Front Suspension Travel  
Rear Suspension Air charged adjustable shocks 
Rear Suspension Travel  

Kawasaki Vulcan VN700-A1 Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details  
Fuel system Carburettor. Keihin CVK34 (x2) 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 699.00 ccm (42.65 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 82.0 x 66.2 mm (3.2 x 2.6 inches) 
Compression Ratio 10.3:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration DOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower  
Maximum torque  
Engine Maximum RPM  
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system Wet Sump 
Engine oil capacity  
Exhaust system Double stainless steel pipes 
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Shaft drive (cardan) 
Clutch type Wet plate 
Driveline  

Kawasaki Vulcan VN700-A1 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 5.22 litres/100 km (19.2 km/l or 45.06 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 121.1 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 
Emissions  

Kawasaki Vulcan VN700-A1 Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type Electronic 
Electrical Details  
Starter Type Electric 
Instruments  
Lights