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2008 Kawasaki Vulcan® 900 Classic

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2008 Kawasaki Vulcan® 900 Classic

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2008 Kawasaki Vulcan® 900 Classic Specifications

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Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $7,349.00
Dealers Kawasaki Dealers
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid / Air
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Compression Ratio  9.5:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Belt
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  130/90 R16
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  180/70 R15
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  64.8 / 1645.9
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  5.3 / 20.1

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This is a great bike!
By Michael W. Roark(Owner), Aug. 21, 2010
I traded a 2008 H-D Sportster for a 2008 VN 900 Classic and boy was I glad I did. The bike was used but only had 309 miles on (as opposed to the 2800 miles on the Sportster). The place I got it threw in a Memphis Shades windshield and traded me title for title. The only thing I've added were saddleb... Read Full Review

 

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2nd to none
By Jeff Johnson(Owner), Apr. 28, 2012
I bought my bike, brand new in April 2008. I have owned Yamaha's and Honda''s. This is by far the best bike I have ever been on. Handling is superb on low profile. Power off the line is great, even with a passenger. I ride it to work at least 3 days a week(any excuse, right). It has 20,000 miles now... Read Full Review

 

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Awsome Ride!
By Laura Lake(Owner), Jul. 3, 2011
The Vulcan is smooth for a cruise, but stealth power when you get on it! It fits my frame perfectly and when riding we are one. It is my beauty. Read Full Review

 

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An intown bar hopper
By Jonathan(Owner), Oct. 12, 2008
I road my 2008 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 classic from Greensboro to Charlotte (a 100 mile trip) and it just about beat me to death. After just 30 miles the bike vibration on my tail bone hurt so bad I wanted to get off the bike and park it for the day. The style was appealing and all I wanted to do was ... Read Full Review

 

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great bike with just a few issues
By chris carpenter(Owner), Jul. 29, 2009
i bought the vulcan 900 classic last summer new. the bike handles great and i drive it just over 200 miles a day going to and from work. the only issues that i have had are that the fuel gauge doesnt read correctly and the speedometer is about 8 miles and hour off according to a GPS. Read Full Review

 

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