2017 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Custom
2017 Kawasaki Vulcan 900 Custom

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Kawasaki
Kawasaki
Model Year
2017
2017
Model
Vulcan 900 Custom
Vulcan 900 Custom
Model Code
VN900CHFL
VN900CHFL
Color
Metallic Matte Carbon Gray / Metallic Matte Graphite Gray
Metallic Matte Carbon Gray / Metallic Matte Graphite Gray

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Front - 272 mm hydraulic disc

Rear - 242 mm hydraulic disc

Front - 272 mm hydraulic disc

Rear - 242 mm hydraulic disc

Tires

Front - 80/90 x 21

Rear - 180/70 x 15

Front - 80/90 x 21

Rear - 180/70 x 15

Dimensions

Length
Overall - 94.7 in.
Overall - 94.7 in.
Height
Overall - 44.1 in.
Overall - 44.1 in.
Width
Overall - 35.2 in.
Overall - 35.2 in.
Weight

Curb - 610.8 lbs.

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).

Curb - 610.8 lbs.

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).

Ground Clearance
5.5 in.
5.5 in.
Wheelbase
64.8 in.
64.8 in.
Seat Height
27 in.
27 in.

Drivetrain

Transmission
5-speed with positive neutral finder
5-speed with positive neutral finder
Final Drive
Kevlar-reinforced belt
Kevlar-reinforced belt

Engine

Engine
4-stroke, 55° V-twin, 4 valves per cylinder, SOHC
4-stroke, 55° V-twin, 4 valves per cylinder, SOHC
Displacement
903 cc (55.1 ci)
903 cc (55.1 ci)
Bore x Stroke
88 x 74.2 mm
88 x 74.2 mm
Torque
58.2 ft. lbs. @ 3,500 rpm maximum
58.2 ft. lbs. @ 3,500 rpm maximum
Compression Ratio
9.5:1
9.5:1
Fuel System
DFI® with two 34 mm throttle bodies with sub-throttle valves
DFI® with two 34 mm throttle bodies with sub-throttle valves
Fuel Capacity
5.3 gal.
5.3 gal.
Ignition
TCBI with digital advance
TCBI with digital advance
Cooling
Liquid
Liquid

Operational

Frame
Double cradle, high-tensile steel
Double cradle, high-tensile steel
Suspension

Front - 41 mm hydraulic telescopic fork

Wheel Travel - 5.9 in.

Rear - Uni-Trak® swingarm, 7-way adjustable spring preload

Wheel Travel - 4.1 in.

Front - 41 mm hydraulic telescopic fork

Wheel Travel - 5.9 in.

Rear - Uni-Trak® swingarm, 7-way adjustable spring preload

Wheel Travel - 4.1 in.

Rake
33°
33°
Trail
7.2 in.
7.2 in.

Other

Warranty
12 Month Limited Warranty
12 Month Limited Warranty

Features