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Wed, 07 Nov 2018

2019 Kawasaki Versys 1000

On any-street the new Versys 1000 offers maximum riding enjoyment.  Solo or two-up, around the corner or around the globe, a unique combination of a highly responsive In-Line Four Cylinder engine plus a nimble chassis is a recipe for riding fun. Combine with the upright riding position and you have a package that is an ideal city roamer that really comes into its own on twisty mountain roads.  

 

VERSYS 1000 2019 AVAILABLE COLOURS
Emerald Blazed Green / Pearl Storm Grey (SE)  Emerald Blazed Green / Pearl Storm Grey (SE)
Metallic Flat Spark Black / Pearl Flat Stardust White (SE)  Metallic Flat Spark Black / Pearl Flat Stardust White (SE)
Pearl Flat Stardust White / Metallic Flat Spark Black  Pearl Flat Stardust White / Metallic Flat Spark Black
Candy Steel Furnace Orange / Metallic Spark Black  Candy Steel Furnace Orange / Metallic Spark Black

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS
Engine Engine
Engine type Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line Four
Displacement 1,043 cm³
Bore x stroke 77 x 56 mm
Compression ratio 10.3:1
Valve system DOHC, 16 valves
Fuel system Fuel injection: Ø 38 mm x 4 (Keihin) with oval sub-throttles
Ignition Digital
Starting System Electric
Lubrication Forced lubrication, wet sump
Gear Performance & Transmission
Maximum power 88.2 kW {120 PS} / 9,000 rpm
Power down kit 85 kW Available
CO2 emission 139 g/km
Maximum torque 102 N•m {10.4 kgf•m} / 7,500 rpm
Fuel consumption 85 kW kit 5.5 l/100 km
CO2 emission 85 kW kit 139 g/km
Transmission 6-speed
Final drive Sealed chain
Primary Reduction Ratio 1.627 (83/51)
Gear Ratios 1st 2.692 (35/13)
Gear Ratios 2nd 1.950 (39/20)
Gear Ratios 3rd 1.529 (26/17)
Gear Ratios 4th 1.304 (30/23)
Gear Ratios 5th 1.136 (25/22)
Gear Ratios 6th 0.958 (23/24)
Final reduction ratio 2.867 (43/15)
Clutch Wet multi-disc, manual
Suspensions Brakes & Suspension
Brakes, front Dual semi-floating 310 mm petal discs. Caliper: Dual radial-mount, monobloc, opposed 4-piston
Brakes, rear Single 250 mm petal disc. Caliper: Single-piston
Suspension, front 43 mm inverted fork with KECS-controlled rebound and compression damping, manual spring preload adjustability and top-out springs
Suspension, rear Horizontal Back-link, BFRC lite shock, KECS-controlled compression damping, rebound damping and spring preload adjustability
Dimensions Frame & Dimensions
Frame type Twin-tube, aluminium
Trail 106 mm
Wheel travel front 150 mm
Wheel travel rear 152 mm
Tyre, front 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Tyre, rear 180/55ZR17M/C (73W)
Steering angle, left / right 34˚/34˚
L x W x H 2,270 x 950 x 1,490 (1,530 high position screen) mm
Wheelbase 1,520 mm
Wheelbase 1,520 mm
Ground clearance 150 mm
Fuel capacity 21 litres
Seat height 840 mm
Curb mass 257 kg

 

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