2008 Kawasaki Vulcan 1500 Classic

On Sale
$3,985.00
Was $4,699.00


New/Used
Used
Usage
8811 Miles
Availability
In Stock
Location
Kelly's Kawasaki
VIN
JKBVNAN148A032914
Stock #
U32914
Title
Clean
Condition
Excellent
Year
2008
Manufacturer
Kawasaki
Model
Vulcan 1500 Classic

Overview

Description

    Engine
    • 1470cc / 90 cu. in.
    • SOHC, 50° V-Twin
    • 84.6 lbs.-ft. of torque at 2,800 rpm
    Liquid-Cooling
    • Maintains consistent engine temperatures for long engine life and sustained power during prolonged use
    • Auxiliary fan ensures low operating temperatures, even in traffic
    Four Valves per Cylinder
    • Compact combustion chamber decreases engine detonation with today's low-octane gasoline
    • Boosts low-end torque
    • Provides maximum valve area for optimum flow
    Electronic Fuel Injection
    • Produces easy starting, smooth running, optimum performance and reduced exhaust emissions
    Gear-driven Engine Balancer & Rubber-mounted Engine
    • Counter-rotates at engine speed to cancel vibration
    • Allows use of single-pin crankshaft without the heavy vibration
    • Engine is rubber-mounted to all but eliminate vibration at all speeds
    Five-speed Transmission
    • Five-speed transmission combines great around-town acceleration with relaxed highway cruising
    Positive Neutral Finder
    • Allows easy shifting from first gear to neutral after coming to a stop, every time
    Shaft Drive
    • Reliable, quiet and low-maintenance
    Chrome-plated Wire Spoke Wheels
    • Wide front and rear tires on sparkling 16-inch chrome wheels
    Specifications
    • Engine Type: Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, SOHC, four-valve per cylinder, 50° V-twin
    • Displacement: 1,470cc / 90 cu.in.
    • Bore & Stroke: 102.0 x 90.0 mm
    • Maximum Torque: 84.6 lb-ft @ 2,800 rpm
    • Compression Ratio: 9.0:1
    • Fuel Injection: DFI with dual 36mm Keihin throttle bodies
    • Ignition: TCBI with Digital Advance
    • Transmission: 5-Speed
    • Final Drive: Shaft
    • Rake/Trail: 32 degrees / 6.5 in.
    • Front Suspension / Wheel Travel: 41mm hydraulic telescopic fork / 5.9 in.
    • Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel: Twin Shocks, with five-way adjustable preload / 3.4 in.
    • Front Tire Size: 130/90-16
    • Rear Tire Size: 150/80-16
    • Wheelbase: 65.6 in.
    • Front Brake Type: Single 300mm hydraulic disc with two-piston caliper
    • Rear Brake Type: Single 270mm hydraulic disc
    • Fuel Tank Capacity: 5.0 gal.
    • Seat Height: 27.6 in.
    • Dry Weight: 659 lb.
    • Overall Length: 98.6 in.
    • Overall Width: 39.2 in.
    • Overall Height: 44.9 in.
    • Color: Ebony, Two Tone: Candy Cardinal Red / Pearl Crystal White
    • Warranty: 12 months
    • Good Times™ Protection Plan: 12, 24, 36 or 48 months

    Specs

    Engine

    Engine Type
    Four-stroke, SOHC, four-valve per cylinder, 50° V-twin
    Displacement
    1,470 cc (90 ci)
    Bore and Stroke
    102.0 x 90.0 mm
    Cooling
    Liquid-cooled
    Compression Ratio
    9.0:1
    Fuel System
    DFI with dual 36 mm Keihin throttle bodies
    Ignition
    TCBI with Digital Advance

    Chassis

    Front Suspension
    41 mm hydraulic telescopic fork; Wheel travel: 5.9 in.
    Rear Suspension
    Twin Shocks, with five-way adjustable preload; Wheel travel: 3.4 in.
    Front Brakes
    Single 300 mm hydraulic disc with two-piston caliper
    Rear Brakes
    Single 270 mm hydraulic disc
    Front Tire
    130/90-16
    Rear Tire
    150/80-16

    Dimensions

    Wheelbase
    65.6 in.
    Seat Height
    27.6 in.
    Rake
    32°
    Trail
    6.5 in.
    Fuel Capacity
    5.0 gal
    Dry Weight
    659 lbs

    Transmission

    Transmission
    5-Speed
    Final Drive
    Shaft

    General

    Speedometer
    Standard
    Colors
    Ebony, Two Tone: Candy Cardinal Red / Pearl Crystal White
    Warranty
    12 months; Good Times™ Protection Plan: 12, 24, 36 or 48 months