1997 Kawasaki VN 1500 Vulcan Classic

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– 1997 Kawasaki VN 1500 Vulcan Classic


Manufacturer – Make – Model – Year: Kawasaki VN 1500 Vulcan Classic 1997
Motorcycle Style: Cruiser


Engine Type: 1470 cc, 4 Stroke – Liquid Cooled – V-Twin
Engine Bore and Stroke: 102 mm x 90 mm
Valves 4 valves/cylinder
Claimed Horsepower: 64 hp (47.7 kW) @ 4700 rpm
Maximum Torque: 112 Nm (82.6 ft. lbs) @ 3000 rpm

Transmission type: 5 speed
Final Drive: Shaft


Tire – Front: 130/90-16
Tire – Rear: 150/80-16
Brakes – Front: single 300 mm disc with 2-piston calipers
Brakes – Rear: single 270 mm disc with 1-piston calipers


Seat Height: 700 mm (27.6 inches)
Wheelbase 1660 mm (65.4 inches)
Fuel Capacity: 16 l (4.2 Gal)
Dry Weight (without fluids): 292 kg (643.7 pounds)

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