2014 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero ABS

2014 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero ABS
MSRP $18,299

The Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero ABS has a powerful 1700cc four stroke 52° V-Twin engine that is liquid cooled and fuel injected. It has a valve actuation system instead of pushrods, large capacity airbox, electronic throttle actuation system and electronic cruise control. The Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero ABS has also been equipped with Kawasaki’s K-ACT II ABS system, AM/FM/WB sound system with iPod and XM radio compatible, twin tapered mufflers, and a 45 millimeter telescopic fork.

ModelVulcan 1700 Vaquero ABS
Engine TypeFour-stroke, SOHC, four valve per cylinder, 52° V-twin
Engine Displacement1700cc
Bore Stroke102 mm x 104 mm
CoolingLiquid-Cooled plus cooling fins
Compression Ratio9.5:1
Fuel SystemDigital Fuel Injection
IgnitionTCBI with Digital Advance
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionSix-speed with overdrive and positive neutral finder
Final DriveBelt
Rake Trail30° / 7.0 in.
Seat Height28.7 in.
Wheelbase65.6 in.
Front Suspension45 mm hydraulic fork / 5.5 in.
Rear SuspensionSwingarm with twin air-assisted shocks, with 4-way rebound damping / 3.1 in.
Front BrakeDual 300 mm discs, dual twin-piston calipers, K-ACT II ABS
Rear BrakeSingle 300 mm disc, twin-piston caliper, K-ACT II ABS
Front Tire130/90-16
Rear Tire170/70-16
Fuel Capacity5.3 gal.
Dry Weight844.5 lbs. (Wet)

2011 Kawasaki Vulcan Vaquero

Kawasaki Recalls 11,836 Vulcan 1700 Voyager and Vaquero Models

Kawasaki has issued a recall for 11,836 Vulcan 1700 Voyager and Vulcan 1700 Vaquero models due to ignition wires rubbing against the bottom of the fuel tank might chafe and short.