Kawasaki Vulcan S Review
Kawasaki Vulcan S is an upcoming cruiser bike from Kawasaki. A slim design makes it easy to straddle, and at just 492 pounds it’s the lightest ride in its segment. It is available in Candy Lime Green, Pearl Crystal White or Flat Ebony colors and coming with 12 month Limited Warranty.
Engine, Gears and Performance
The bike powered by Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, four valves per cylinder, parallel twin engine. The engine can churns out 61 HP @ 7500 rpm power and 63 NM @ 6600 rpm torque on ride. Engine mated with 6-speed with positive neutral finder gears transmission.
Kawasaki Vulcan S features a High-tensile steel double pipe perimeter and TCBI with digital advance ignition. DFI with two 38mm throttle bodies, with sub-throttles is the fuel system. Engine cooling is Liquid cooling type. It can offer 83 mm bore and 60 mm stroke.
Brakes and Suspension
Brakes used in Kawasaki Vulcan S is the Single 300mm disc with twin-piston caliper, ABS in front. You gets Single 250mm disc with single-piston caliper, ABS at rear for good safety and stability at ride. Suspension used is 41mm telescopic fork in front and Lay-down offset rear shock with linkage and adjustable preload suspension at rear for good stability.
Dimensions and Capacities
The bike gets 120/70 R18 Front Tyre and Rear Tyre. Dimensions of this bike includes 1574.5 mm Wheelbase, 706 mm Seat Height, 129.5 mm Minimum Ground Clearance etc. 14 litres is the Fuel Tank Capacity. Kawasaki Vulcan S measures 2311 mm Length, 881 mm Width and 1099 mm Height. 223 kg is the Kerb/Wet Weight.
Features and Options
The instrument cluster of Kawasaki Vulcan S is a Analogue and digital combo. It includes Digital Fuel Gauge, Digital Odometer, Digital Speedometer and Digital Trip Meter. Vulcan S is the entry-level bike features hot options. You have got adjustable seats, pegs and handlebars with three settings. So that it can accommodate rider riders from under 5’ 6” to over 6’ 1”.
Kawasaki Vulcan S Full Technical Specifications
|Technical Specifications||Kawasaki Vulcan S|
|Engine||Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, four valves per cylinder, parallel twin|
|Bore x Stroke||83 x 60mm|
|Fuel System||DFI® with two 38mm throttle bodies, with sub-throttles|
|Ignition||TCBI with digital advance|
|Transmission||Six-speed with positive neutral finder|
|Final drive||Sealed chain|
|Front suspension / wheel travel||41mm telescopic fork / 5.1″|
|Rear suspension / wheel travel||Lay-down offset rear shock with linkage and adjustable preload / 3.2″|
|Front Tire Size||120/70 R18|
|Rear Tire Size||160/60 R17|
|Front Brakes||Single 300mm disc with twin-piston caliper, ABS|
|Rear Brakes||Single 250mm disc with single-piston caliper, ABS|
|Frame Type||High-tensile steel double pipe perimeter frame|
|Fuel capacity||3.7 gallons|
|Curb Weight||498.3 lb|
|Color Choices||Candy Lime Green, Pearl Crystal White or Flat Ebony|
|Warranty||12 month Limited Warranty|