2013 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Custom

2013 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Custom
MSRP $9,199

The Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Custom has a fuel-injected 903cc V-twin engine that is powerful and distinctive. The front wheel comes in a 21 inch height with a 15 inch wheel on the rear. The long 64.8 inch wheelbase coupled with the low 27 inch seat height helps even the smaller riders maintain control and confidence while riding and while at a stop.

ModelVulcan 900 Custom
Engine TypeFour-stroke, SOHC, four valves per cylinder V-twin
Engine Displacement903cc
Bore Stroke88 mm x 74.2 mm
Compression Ratio9.5:1
Fuel SystemDFI with dual 34 mm Keihin throttle bodies (2)
IgnitionTCBI with digital advance
Starting SystemElectric
Final DriveBelt
Rake Trail33°/7.2 in.
Seat Height27.0 in.
Wheelbase64.8 in.
Front Suspension41 mm hydraulic telescopic fork / 5.9 in.
Rear SuspensionUni-Trak swingarm, 7-way adjustable spring preload / 4.1 in.
Front Brake300 mm hydraulic disc
Rear Brake270 mm hydraulic disc
Front Tire80/90-21
Rear Tire180/70-15
Fuel Capacity5.3 gal.
Dry Weight610.8 lbs. (Wet)

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