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2006 Kawasaki Vulcan® 1600 Mean Streak

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2006 Kawasaki Vulcan® 1600 Mean Streak

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2006 Kawasaki Vulcan® 1600 Mean Streak Specifications

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Identification
Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $10,999.00
Dealers Kawasaki Dealers
Warranty  12
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Finance
Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)  94.3 / 127.85
Torque RPM  2500
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Bore (mm/in)  102 / 4.02
Stroke (mm/in)  95 / 3.74
Displacement (cc/ci)  1552 / 94.7
Compression Ratio  9:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Carburetion Brand  Keihin
Fuel Injector  Yes
Fuel Injector Size (mm)  40
Carburetor  No
Carburetion Type  Fuel Injected
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Shaft
Reverse  No
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless  Tubeless
Front Tire Width  130
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  90
Front Wheel Diameter  17
Rear Tire Width  170
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  60
Rear Wheel Diameter  17
Front Tire (Full Spec)  130/90 R17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  170/60 R17
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Dual Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  12.6 / 320
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  11.8 / 300
Suspension:  
Front Suspension Type  Inverted Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.7 / 43
Front Travel (in/mm)  5.9 / 149.9
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  No
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Steering Damper  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  3.4 / 86.4
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  No
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  Yes
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  2
Rear Suspension Material  Steel
Air Adjustable  Yes
Steering:  
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  7.91
Width (in/mm)  33.5 / 850.9
Height (in/mm)  43.3 / 1099.8
Wheelbase (in/mm)  67.1 / 1704.3
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  4.9 / 125
Length (ft/ft)  7
Length (ft/in)  11
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  640 / 290.3
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.5 / 17
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  2.42
Seats:  
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Folding  No
Seat Height (in/mm)  27.6 / 701
Number Of Seats  2
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Exterior:  
Frame  Steel
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Driver and Passenger
Adjustable  No
Chain Guard  No
Fork Guards  Yes
Saddle Bag Guard  No
Tank Guard  No
Belt Guard  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Light Guard  No
Side Cover  Yes
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Kick
Handlebars  Standard
Instrumentation:  
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Light
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Pricing:  
Warranty (Months/Condition)  12 / Limited
Identification:  
Generic Type (Primary)  Cruiser
Manufacturer Country  Japan
Introduction Year  2004
NADATrimID  22387
Display Name  Vulcan® 1600 Mean Streak™
Paint & Finish:  
Metallic  No
Lights:  
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Glass:  
Rearview Mirrors  Standard

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Awsome bike
By Eric (Owner), Feb. 2, 2009
I have had my mean streak for two years now and I love it. It has the big bike muscle without the bulkie look. A cadiallac of cruisers. Read Full Review

 

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Rare gem
By Barry Jackson(Owner), May. 12, 2011
Tremendous bike. Won't find a bad review anywhere. Consistently listed among the Top 10 production V-Twins by V-Twin Magazine. Powerful, comfortable, economical and reliable. Beautiful bike that turns heads. Read Full Review

 

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By Ivan Alicea(Owner), Aug. 13, 2013
i have a 2006 mean Streak and I think is the greatest bike ever. I have owned 4 Hondas and they are great bikes, and I have no complaints about them. My last bike was a 2005 VTX 1300C and I loved it. But the Mean Streak feels more substantial. You just feel you have more bike. And as a matter of fac... Read Full Review

 

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