Vulcan® 1700 Vaquero™
The Vulcan® 1700 Vaquero™ has an impressive presence that lets everyone know this big, stylish V-twin bagger excels on the open road.
Engineered and built for long-term dependability the Vaquero also brings a healthy dose of practicality in addition to its dominating presence. Its roomy cockpit and long list of standard features like electronic cruise control and a high output audio system make this much more than just a powerful cruiser, they give the Vaquero the impressive ability to handle a night on the town or a week on the road with an equal measure of grace and style!
|Engine||Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, SOHC, four valve per cylinder, 52° V-twin|
|Displacement||1,700cc / 103.7ci|
|Bore x Stroke||102 x 104mm|
|Maximum Torque||108 lb-ft @ 2,750 rpm|
|Cooling System||Liquid, plus cooling fins|
|Ignition||TCBI with Digital Advance|
|Induction||Digital fuel injection, dual 42mm throttle bodies|
|Transmission||6-speed with overdrive and positive neutral finder|
|Frame Type||Steel, double-cradle with box-section single-tube backbone|
|Rake/Trail||30° / 7.0 in.|
|Front Tire Size||130/90x16|
|Rear Tire Size||170/70x16|
|Front Suspension / wheel travel||45mm hydraulic fork / 5.5 in.|
|Rear Suspension / wheel travel||Swingarm with twin air-assisted shocks, with 4-way rebound damping / 3.1 in.|
|Brakes, front / rear||Dual 300mm discs, dual twin-piston calipers / Single 300mm disc, twin-piston caliper|
|Fuel Capacity||5.3 gal.|
|Seat Height||28.7 in.|
|Curb Weight||835.7 lbs.**|
|Overall Length||98.8 in.|
|Overall Width||38.2 in.|
|Overall height||50.8 in.|
|Ground Clearance||5.7 in.|
** Curb weight includes all necessary materials and fluids to operate correctly, full tank of fuel (more than 90-percent capacity) and tool kit (if supplied).
Note: Specifications are subject to change.
The specifications mentioned here apply to and have been achieved by production models under standard operating conditions. We intend only to give a fair description of the vehicle and its performance capabilities but these specifications may not apply to every machine supplied for sale. Kawasaki or its affiliates reserves the right to alter specifications without prior notice. Equipment illustrated and specifications may vary to meet individual markets. Available colors may vary.
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