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2005 Kawasaki Vulcan® 1600 Classic

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2005 Kawasaki Vulcan® 1600 Classic

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2005 Kawasaki Vulcan® 1600 Classic Specifications

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Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $10,599.00
Dealers Kawasaki Dealers
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Compression Ratio  9:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Shaft
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  130/90 R16 67H
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  170/70 R16 75H
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  66.1 / 1678.9
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  5.3 / 20.1

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By Clay(Owner), Feb. 17, 2009
I purchased this bike used from a friend with 1,000 miles on it. I was not looking for a Kawasaki. When I compared it to the bike I was looking at it was a no brainer. From the liquid cooled engine, fuel injection, shaft drive to the 5+ gallon tank the ride a balance it beat out the HD that I was lo... Read Full Review

 

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By Walt Bianchi(Owner), Dec. 26, 2011
I bought my 05 Classic brand new in November of 05. Was a little apprehensive since I am not a cruiser type and this was my first cruiser. Honestly, I fell in love with the bike. It has been absolutely trouble free for 38,000 miles. Decent gas mileage as well as good ergonomics allowed me to use thi... Read Full Review

 

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By FT Jones(Owner), Feb. 28, 2011
Just bought a used 2005 Vulcan 1600 Classic. The bike has everything you could want - shaft drive, adjustable clutch and brake grips, comfortable seat, and electronic ignition. Just a super ride. I was fortunate to get mine with a windshield, sissy bar, and hard bags included. Can't go wrong wit... Read Full Review

 

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