Vehicle Profile

Unlike any other cruiser, the Vulcan® S is geared to fit a wide range of riders. Never taking away from its stylish features, this bike takes comfort, adjustability, Ninja®-derived power and performance to the next level.

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  • Engine


    4-stroke, 2-cylinder, DOHC, liquid-cooled



    Bore x Stroke

    83.0 x 60.0mm

    Compression Ratio


    Fuel System

    DFI® 38mm throttle bodies (2), with sub-throttle valves


    TCBI with digital advance


    6-speed with positive neutral finder

  • Suspension

    Front Suspension / Wheel Travel

    41mm telescopic fork/5.1 in

    Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel

    Lay-down offset rear shock with linkage and adjustable preload/3.1 in

    Front Tire


    Rear Tire


    Ground Clearance

    5.1 in


    62.0 in


    31°/4.7 in

  • Totals

    Overall Length

    90.9 in

    Overall Width

    34.6 in

    Overall Height

    43.3 in

    Seat Height

    27.8 in

    Curb Weight

    498.3 lb**

    Fuel Capacity

    3.7 gal

    Maximum Torque

    46.3 lb-ft @ 6600 rpm

  • General

    Final Drive

    Sealed Chain

    Frame Type

    High-tensile steel diamond frame

    Color Choices

    Pearl Lava Orange

    Kawasaki Protection Plus (optional)

    12, 24, 36, or 48 months

  • Brakes

    Front Brakes

    Single 300mm disc with twin-piston caliper, ABS

    Rear Brakes

    Single 250mm disc with single-piston caliper, ABS

  • Guarantee


    12 Month Limited Warranty

**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).

Specifications subject to change

KAWASAKI CARES: Always wear a helmet, eye protection, and proper apparel. Never ride under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Read Owner’s Manual and all on-product warnings. Professional rider shown on a closed course. ©2020 Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.

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