2015 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Custom

2015 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Custom
MSRP $8,499

The Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Custom drag-style handlebars, black cast wheels, lower triple clamp, turn signals and footpegs, one-piece gunfighter seat and minimized front and rear fenders. It sits on a double cradle frame has dual slash cut mufflers and runs on a fat rear tire. It’s available in an Ebony colorway with green pin striping blacked-out features such as the mufflers.

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
IgnitionTCBI with digital advance
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionFive-speed with positive neutral finder
Final DriveBelt
Rake Trail33° / 7.2 in.
Seat Height27 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 Tire80/90x21
Rear Tire180/70x15
Fuel Capacity5.3 gal.
Dry Weight610.8 lbs. (Wet)

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