2017 Kawasaki Vulcan® 1700 Vaquero® ABS
April 5 2018 Shop 036
and performance all wrapped up into one. WOW!
Combining show-stopping style with the performance and dependability of a production Kawasaki motorcycle, the Vulcan® 1700 Vaquero® is the best of both worlds. A thunderous 1,700cc fuel-injected V-twin featuring advanced Kawasaki technology offers a smooth, reassuring ride.
- Fuel-injected 52-degree 1,700cc V-twin delivers high torque levels with a powerful and distinct V-twin feel
- Electronic cruise control system can be activated in 3rd gear or at any speed between 30mph and 85mph
- Kawasaki Advanced Coactive-braking Technology (K-ACT II) ABS helps ensure ideal brake force distribution for confident braking
- Stylish, frame-mounted fairing keeps steering feel light by directing aerodynamic forces into the chassis
- Feature-rich, AM/FM/WB audio system with iPod® and SiriusXM® radio compatibility
- Hard, lockable and sealed, side-opening saddlebags provide nearly 10 gallons of storage space each
- Engine: 4-stroke, 52° V-twin, liquid-cooled
- Displacement: 1,700cc/103.7 cu in
- Bore x Stroke: 102.0 x 104.0mm
- Compression ratio: 9.5:1
- Maximum Torque: 107.6 lb-ft @ 2750 rpm
- Fuel System: DFI® 42mm throttle bodies (2)
- Ignition: TCBI with digital advance
- Transmission: 6-speed with overdrive and positive neutral finder
- Final Drive: Carbon fiber-reinforced belt
- 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
- Front Tire: 130/90x16
- Rear Tire: 170/70x16
- Front Brakes: Dual 300mm discs, dual four-piston calipers, K-ACT II ABS
- Rear Brakes: Single 300mm disc, twin-piston caliper, K-ACT II ABS
- Frame Type: Steel, double-cradle with box-section single-tube backbone
- Rake/Trail: 30 deg./7.0 in.
- Overall Length: 98.8 in.
- Overall Width: 38.2 in.
- Overall Height: 50.8 in.
- Ground Clearance: 5.7 in.
- Seat Height: 28.7 in.
- Curb Weight: 844.5 lb.
- Fuel Capacity: 5.3 gal.
- Wheelbase: 65.6 in.
- Color Choices: Candy Cardinal Red
- Warranty: 36 Month Limited Warranty
- Kawasaki Protection Plus™ (optional): 12, 24, or 36 months
- Engine Type
- 4-stroke, 52 deg. V-twin
- 1,700cc/103.7 cu in.
- Bore and Stroke
- 102.0 x 104.0mm
- Compression Ratio
- Fuel System
- DFI® 42mm throttle bodies (2)
- TCBI with digital advance
- 6-speed with overdrive and positive neutral finder
- Final Drive
- Carbon fiber-reinforced belt
- Front Suspension
- 45mm hydraulic fork
- Rear Suspension
- Swingarm with twin air-assisted shocks, with 4-way rebound damping
- Front Brakes
- Dual 300mm discs, dual four-piston calipers, K-ACT II ABS
- Rear Brakes
- Single 300mm disc, twin-piston caliper, K-ACT II ABS
- Front Tire
- Rear Tire
- 65.6 in.
- Seat Height
- 28.7 in.
- 30 deg.
- 7.0 in.
- Fuel Capacity
- 5.3 gal.
- Dry Weight
- Curb Weight: 844.5 lb.
- Candy Cardinal Red
- 36 Month Limited Warranty