2018 Kawasaki Vulcan® S ABS

2018 Kawasaki Vulcan® S ABS pictures, prices, information, and specifications.
MSRP
$7,499
Type
Cruiser
Insurance
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Model Type
Cruiser
MSRP
$7,499
Warranty
12
Insurance
Finance
Generic Type (Primary)
Cruiser
Manufacturer Country
Japan
Introduction Year
2015
Parent Company
Kawasaki
Display Name
Vulcan(R) S ABS
Year
2018
Make
Kawasaki
Engine Type
Parallel Twin
Cylinders
2
Engine Stroke
4-Stroke
Torque (Ft Lbs/Nm)
46.3 / 62.8
Torque RPM
6600
Cooling
Liquid
Valves
8
Valves Per Cylinder
4
Valve Configuration
DOHC
Bore (mm/in)
83 / 3.27
Stroke (mm/in)
60 / 2.36
Displacement (cc/ci)
649 / 39.6
Compression Ratio
10.8:1
Starter
Electric
Fuel Requirements
Regular
Fuel Type
Gas
Turbocharged
No
Supercharged
No
Carburetion Brand
Keihin
Fuel Injector
Yes
Fuel Injector Size (mm)
38
Carburetor
No
Number Of Carburetors
0
Carburetion Type
Fuel Injected
Speed Governor
No
Transmission Type
Manual
Number Of Speeds
6
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)
Chain
Reverse
No
Heel Toe Shifter
Standard
Wheels Composition
Aluminum
Front Wheel Width (in)
4.5
Rear Wheel Width (in)
5.5
Chromed
Yes
Tire Brand
Dunlop(R)
Front Tire Width
120
Front Tire Aspect Ratio
70
Front Tire Speed Rating
59H
Front Wheel Diameter
18
Rear Tire Width
160
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio
60
Rear Tire Speed Rating
69H
Rear Wheel Diameter
17
Front Tire (Full Spec)
Dunlop(R) Sportmax D220: 120/70R 18 59H
Rear Tire (Full Spec)
Dunlop(R) Sportmax D220: 160/60R 17 69H
Brake Brand Name
Nissin
Front Brake Type
Hydraulic Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)
11.8 / 300
Rear Brake Type
Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)
9.8 / 250
Anti-Lock Brakes
Standard
Front Suspension Type
Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)
1.6 / 41
Front Travel (in/mm)
5.1 / 129.5
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)
3.1 / 78.7
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load
Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping
No
Number Rear Shock Absorbers
1
Rear Suspension Material
Steel
Air Adjustable
No
Steering Control
Handlebar
Length (ft)
7.58
Width (in/mm)
34.6 / 878.8
Height (in/mm)
43.3 / 1099.8
Wheelbase (in/mm)
62 / 1574.8
Ground Clearance (in/mm)
5.1 / 129.5
Length (ft/ft)
7
Length (ft/in)
6.9
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)
498.3 / 226
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)
3.7 / 14
Performance
Standard
Seat Type
One-Piece
Adjustable
No
Seat Material
Vinyl
Seat Location
Driver
Folding
No
Seat Height (in/mm)
27.8 / 706.1
Number Of Seats
1
Detachable
No
Frame
Steel
Hand Grips
Standard
Foot Peg Location
Driver
Adjustable
Yes
Chain Guard
No
Drive Shaft Guard
No
Fork Guards
Yes
Hand Guards
No
Brush Guard
No
Heel Guards
No
Light Guard
No
Side Cover
No
Front Fender
Standard
Rear Fender
Standard
Top Crown
Standard
Pocket
No
Stand Type
Kick
Handlebars
Standard
License Plate
Standard
Digital Instrumentation
Standard
Clock
Standard
Tachometer
Standard
Trip Odometer
Standard
Trip Computer
Standard
Speedometer
Standard
Temperature Warning Type
Light
Fuel Level Warning Type
Gauge
Warranty (Condition)
Limited
Destination Charge
370
Battery Warranty (Months)
0
Satellite
No
Number Of Speakers
0
Number Of Discs
0
Metallic
Yes
Folding
Yes
Number Of Side Cases
0
Number Of Cupholders
0
Helmet Locks
Standard
Camouflage Trim
No
Headlight Mounts
Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)
Standard
Headlight (s)
Standard
Light Type
Halogen
Adjustable
No
Power Outlet
Standard
Adjustable Handlebars
Standard
Adjustable Levers
Standard
Handlebar Lock
Standard