2019 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic LT Guide

2019 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic LT

2019 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic LT 2019 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic LT 2019 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic LT 2019 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic LT 2019 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic LT

TOURING READY.

2019 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic LT:

The Vulcan® 900 Classic LT, a V-twin-powered cruiser, is equipped with a distinctive fat 180/70×15 rear tire and has the necessary touring goods to get you to your destination in comfort and style. Both rider and passenger will appreciate the large, adjustable windshield, the deep-dyed saddlebags, and passenger backrest. In 2019, the Vulcan 900 Classic LT is available in Metallic Graphite Gray/Candy Imperial Blue with an MSRP of $8,999 USD.

The 900cc V-twin powered Kawasaki Vulcan® 900 motorcycle has all the style and attitude of a one-of-a-kind build. From the detailed paint job to the intense exhaust, the Vulcan 900 is an artful expression of individuality. Enjoy the dynamic fusion of hand-built design and premium fit and finish of the Vulcan 900—a tantalizing combination that could only come from Kawasaki.

FULL-SIZE PERFORMANCE IN A MIDDLEWEIGHT CRUISER GIVES YOU THE POWER AND EFFICIENCY TO TAKE ON ROADS OF ALL SIZES–ACROSS TOWN OR ACROSS STATE LINES. ENJOY ALL-DAY COMFORT WITH THE SCULPTED SEATS, SPACIOUS FLOORBOARDS AND A PROTECTIVE WINDSHIELD, AND LET THE POWER OF THE LIQUID-COOLED 903cc V-TWIN ENGINE PUT A SMILE ON YOUR FACE.

When you want to do it all, the Vulcan 900 Classic LT is the midsize cruiser for the job. Commute all week using surprisingly little fuel, rumble downtown with its big-bike looks and sound, or hit the highway for a weekend tour.

The Vulcan® 900 Classic LT shares all of the attributes of the Vulcan 900 Classic but has all the necessary touring goods like an adjustable windshield, deep-dye saddlebags and passenger backrest, to comfortably rack up the miles.

HAS AS MUCH POWER AS IT DOES ATTITUDE

 

 

 

 

2019 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic LT Totalmotorcycle.com Key Features

•Fuel-injected 903cc V-twin engine delivers ample roll-on power and excellent fuel economy
•Comfortable seat for rider and passenger with standard passenger backrest
•Studded seat, leather saddlebags and backrest add style and functionality
•Height adjustable windscreen adds comfort by reducing wind fatigue
•Low seat height adds to rider confidence by enabling both feet to be placed on ground at stops
•Comes with a 24-month limited warranty

 

 

 

2019 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic LT Totalmotorcycle.com Features and Benefits

Saddlebags
• Made with reinforced top grain cowhide that is carefully selected with minimal flaws and deep dyed so that the finish can’t be scraped off.
• Slant top opening lid, fastened with two 1.5-inch wide leather straps with chrome buckles and quick release stealth fasteners.
• Dual panel lid construction with embossed Vulcan logo detail.
• One-half inch diameter chrome plated brass stud accents.
• Metal reinforced upper edge so bags hold their shape.
• Rolled and riveted top lid minimizes water entry.

Seat
• Detailed with ½-inch diameter chrome plated brass studs.

Passenger Backrest
• Classic tombstone shape.
• Strong chrome plated steel supports.
• Pad cover detailed with chrome plated brass studs.

Windscreen
• Thick, optically correct acrylic plastic windscreen is shaped for smooth airflow and cruiser style.
• Strong chrome plated steel supports.
• Adjustable height to fit riders, needs.

Two-Tone Paint
• Rich color combinations highlight the elegant fender and tank design.

903cc V-Twin, SOHC Engine
• Tuned to deliver lots of torque from low rpm.
• Smooth and reliable.
• Gear-driven balancer allows use of single pin crankshaft for that classic V-twin rumble without the heavy vibration.

Liquid and Air Cooling
• Finned cylinders and heads combine with liquid cooling to provide exceptional thermal control.
• Maintains consistent engine temperatures for long engine life and sustained power.
• Automatic fan keeps things cool even in traffic.
• Includes temperature warning light.

Rubber-Mounted Engine
• Eliminates engine vibration at all speeds.

Positive Neutral Finder(KP)
• Just lift the shift pedal from first gear at a stop to select neutral easily, every time.

Digital Fuel Injection (KP)
• Dual throttle bodies(KP) with dual throttle valves(KP) provide optimum performance and rideability. The sub throttles, located behind the main throttle valve, are controlled by the ECU so that the DFI® system retains more precise throttle response, similar to a constant velocity carburetor.
• Fine-atomizing fuel injectors produce a fine fuel mist for better acceleration, combustion and fuel
consumption.

Kevlar-Reinforced Belt Drive
• Lower unsprung weight than shaft drive to improve ride quality and suspension action.
• More efficient so more power reaches the rear wheel, compared to shaft drive.
• Cleaner and lower maintenance than chain drive.

24-Month Warranty
• Vulcan LT models feature a 24-month factory warranty.

Double Cradle Frame
• Large-diameter box section backbone is very rigid, allows use of a larger fuel tank, and helps contribute to high stability and lightweight handling at low speeds.
• Triangular swingarm appears to be a hardtail design, but acts on a single shock hidden beneath the seat.
• Long and low for minimal seat height, maximum visual impact.
• Fork offset and frame geometry combine for light, low-effort handling at ultra-low speeds.
• Long wheelbase adds to highway stability.

 

 

2019 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic LT – Totalmotorcycle.com USA Specifications/Technical Details
US MSRP Price: $8999 USD
Canada MSRP Price: $11199 CDN
Europe/UK MSRP Price: £ GBP (On The Road inc 20% Vat)
Australia MSRP Price: See Dealer for Pricing in AU

Power

Engine

4-stroke, 55° V-twin, 4 valves per cylinder, SOHC, liquid-cooled

Displacement

903cc/55.1 cu in

Bore x Stroke

88.0 x 74.2mm

Compression Ratio

9.5:1

Maximum Torque

58.2 lb-ft @ 3500 rpm

Fuel System

DFI® 34mm throttle bodies (2) with sub-throttle valves

Ignition

TCBI with digital advance

Transmission

5-speed with positive neutral finder

Final Drive

Kevlar-reinforced belt

Performance

Front Suspension / Wheel Travel

41mm hydraulic telescopic fork/5.9 in

Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel

Uni-Trak® swingarm, 7-way adjustable spring preload/4.1 in

Front Tire

130/90×16

Rear Tire

180/70×15

Front Brakes

Single 300mm hydraulic disc

Rear Brakes

Single 270mm hydraulic disc

Details

Frame Type

Semi-double cradle, high-tensile steel

Rake/Trail

32°/6.3 in

Overall Length

97.0 in

Overall Width

39.6 in

Overall Height

58.3 in

Ground Clearance

5.3 in

Seat Height

26.8 in

Curb Weight

657.1 lb**

Fuel Capacity

5.3 gal

Wheelbase

64.8 in

Color Choices

Metallic Graphite Gray/Candy Imperial Blue

Warranty

24 Month Limited Warranty

Kawasaki Protection Plus™ (optional)

12, 24, 36, or 48 months

 

 

 

 

 

2019 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic LT – Totalmotorcycle.com Canada Specifications/Technical Details

Engine

Displacement 903cc
Type 4-stroke, V-Twin
Bore and stroke 88.0 x 74.2 mm
Cooling Liquid
Compression ratio 9.5:1
Valve system SOHC, 4 valves per cylinder
Fuel system Digital fuel injection with dual 34 mm throttle bodies
Ignition TCBI with digital advance
Lubrication Forced lubrication (wet sump)

Brakes

Front: type Single 300 mm disc
Front: calipers 2-piston calipers
Rear: type Single 270 mm hydraulic disc
Rear: calipers 2-piston calipers

Dimensions

Overall length 2,465 mm (97.1 in.)
Overall width 1,005 mm (39.6 in.)
Overall height 1,480 mm (58.3 in.)
Wheelbase 1,645 mm (64.8 in.)
Ground clearance 135 mm (5.3 in.)
Seat height 680 mm (26.8 in.)
Curb mass** 298 kg (657 lbs.)
Fuel capacity 20 litres (4.4 gal.)

Drivetrain

Transmission 5-speed, constant mesh, return shift
Final drive Kevlar belt
Primary reduction ratio 2.184 (83/38)
Gear ratio: 1st 2.786 (39/14)
Gear ratio: 2nd 1.889 (34/18)
Gear ratio: 3rd 1.360 (34/25)
Gear ratio: 4th 1.107 (31/28)
Gear ratio: 5th 0.963 (26/27)
Final reduction ratio 2.063 (66/32)
Clutch Wet multi-disc, manual

Frame

Type Double-cradle, high-tensile steel
Wheel travel: front 150 mm (5.9 in.)
Tire: front 130/90-16
Wheel travel: rear 103 mm (4.1 in.)
Tire: rear 180/70-15
Caster (rake) 32°
Trail 160 mm (6.3 in.)
Steering angle (left/right) 38° / 38°

Performance

Maximum Power 37 kW {50.0 PS} @ 5,700 rpm
Maximum Torque 78 N·m {8.0 kgƒ·m} @ 3,700 rpm

Suspension

Suspension, front 41 mm hydraulic telescopic fork
Suspension, rear Uni-Trak with 7-way adjustable preload

Details

Warranty 24 months warranty

 

 

 

* The Manufacturer’s Suggested Retail Price does not include freight, pre-delivery inspection or applicable taxes. The final price is at the discretion of the dealer. Prices and Specifications are subject to change without prior notice. The amount indicated as “Your price” may include an optional instant Mega Cash credit that is deducted from the manufacturer’s suggested retail price before taxes. This promotion is time limited and certain conditions will apply. See your dealer for complete details. Offer not available on financed purchases and cannot be combined with any other special offers. The final price is at the discretion of the dealer. Prices and Specifications are subject to change without prior notice.

** Includes all necessary materials and fluids to operate correctly, full tank of fuel (more than 90% of capacity) and tool kit (if supplied)

‡ Power / Torque figures measured at the crankshaft.

The specifications mentioned here apply to and have been achieved by production models under standard operating conditions. We intend only to give a fair description of the vehicle and its performance capabilities but these specifications may not apply to every machine supplied for sale. Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. reserves the right to alter specifications without prior notice. Equipment illustrated and specifications may vary to meet individual markets. Available colours may vary by market.

 

 

 

2019 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic LT – Totalmotorcycle.com European Specifications/Technical Details

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2019 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Classic LT – Totalmotorcycle.com Australian Specifications/Technical Details

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