Vaquero Specifications, History, and Lineage

2011 Kawasaki Vaquero 1700
Colors available: Ebony or Candy Fire Red

Engine: Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, SOHC, four valve per cylinder, 52° V-twin
Displacement: 1,700cc / 103.7ci
Bore x Stroke 102 x 104mm
Compression ratio: 9.5:1
Maximum Torque: 108 lb-ft @ 2,750 rpm
Cooling System: Liquid, plus cooling fins
Ignition: TCBI with Digital Advance
Fuel System: Digital fuel injection, dual 42mm throttle bodies
Transmission: 6-speed with overdrive and positive neutral finder
Frame Type: Steel, double-cradle with box-section single-tube backbone
Rake/Trail: 30° / 7.0 in.
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 Size: 130/90x16
Rear Tire Size: 170/70x16
Brakes, front: Dual 300mm discs, dual twin-piston calipers

Brakes, rear: Single 300mm disc, twin-piston caliper
Overall length: 98.8 in.
Overall width: 38.2 in.
Overall height: 50.8 in.
Seat height: 28.7 in.
Curb weight: 835.7 lbs.
Wheelbase: 65.6 in.
Fuel capacity: 5.3 gal.
Warranty 36 months
Good Times™ Protection Plan 12, 24 or 36 months
 

2011 Kawasaki Vaquero
2011 Kawasaki Vaquero

2012 Kawasaki Vaquero 1700

Colors available: Candy Plasma Blue or Candy Lime Green/Ebony 

Engine: Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, SOHC, four valve per cylinder, 52° V-twin
Displacement: 1,700cc / 103.7ci
Bore x Stroke: 102 x 104mm
Compression ratio: 9.5:1
Maximum Torque: 108 lb-ft @ 2,750 rpm
Cooling System: Liquid, plus cooling fins
Ignition: TCBI with Digital Advance
Fuel System: Digital fuel injection, dual 42mm throttle bodies
Transmission: 6-speed with overdrive and positive neutral finder
Frame Type: Steel, double-cradle with box-section single-tube backbone
Rake/Trail: 30° / 7.0 in.
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 Size: 130/90x16
Rear Tire Size: 170/70x16
Brakes, front: Dual 300mm discs, dual twin-piston calipers

Brakes, rear:  Single 300mm disc, twin-piston caliper
Overall length: 98.8 in.
Overall width: 38.2 in.
Overall height: 50.8 in.
Seat height: 28.7 in.
Curb weight: 835.7 lbs.
Wheelbase: 65.6 in.
Fuel capacity: 5.3 gal.
Warranty 36 months
Good Times™ Protection Plan 12, 24 or 36 months

2012 Kawasaki Vaquero
2012 Kawasaki Vaquero

2013 Kawasaki Vaquero 1700

Color available: Metallic Flat Spark Black 

Engine: Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, SOHC, four valve per cylinder, 52° V-twin
Displacement: 1,700cc / 103.7ci
Bore x Stroke: 102 x 104mm
Compression ratio: 9.5:1
Maximum Torque: 108 lb-ft @ 2,750 rpm
Cooling System: Liquid, plus cooling fins
Ignition: TCBI with Digital Advance
Fuel System: Digital fuel injection, dual 42mm throttle bodies
Transmission 6-speed with overdrive and positive neutral finder
Frame Type: Steel, double-cradle with box-section single-tube backbone
Rake/Trail: 30° / 7.0 in.
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 Size: 130/90x16
Rear Tire Size: 170/70x16
Brakes, front: Dual 300mm discs, dual twin-piston calipers

Brakes, rear: Single 300mm disc, twin-piston caliper
Overall length: 98.8 in.
Overall width: 38.2 in.
Overall height: 50.8 in.
Seat height: 28.7 in.
Curb weight: 835.7 lbs.
Wheelbase: 65.6 in.
Fuel capacity: 5.3 gal.
Warranty 36 months
Good Times™ Protection Plan 12, 24 or 36 months
 

2013 Kawasaki Vaquero
2013 Kawasaki Vaquero

2014 Kawasaki Vaquero 1700

Color available: Candy Burnt Orange

Engine: Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, SOHC, four valve per cylinder, 52° V-twin
Displacement: 1,700cc / 103.7ci
Bore x Stroke: 102 x 104mm
Compression ratio: 9.5:1
Maximum Torque: 108 lb-ft @ 2,750 rpm
Cooling System: Liquid, plus cooling fins
Ignition: TCBI with Digital Advance
Fuel System: Digital fuel injection, dual 42mm throttle bodies
Transmission 6-speed with overdrive and positive neutral finder
Frame Type: Steel, double-cradle with box-section single-tube backbone
Rake/Trail: 30° / 7.0 in.
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 Size: 130/90x16
Rear Tire Size: 170/70x16
Brakes, front: Dual 300mm discs, dual twin-piston calipers

Brakes, rear: Single 300mm disc, twin-piston caliper
Overall length: 98.8 in.
Overall width: 38.2 in.
Overall height: 50.8 in.
Seat height: 28.7 in.
Curb weight: 835.7 lbs.
Wheelbase: 65.6 in.
Fuel capacity: 5.3 gal.
Warranty 36 months
Good Times™ Protection Plan 12, 24 or 36 months
 

2014 Kawasaki Vaquero
2014 Kawasaki Vaquero

2015 Kawasaki Vaquero 1700

Colors available: Candy Lime Green or Metallic Carbon Gray

Engine: Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, SOHC, four valve per cylinder, 52° V-twin
Displacement: 1,700cc / 103.7ci
Bore x Stroke: 102 x 104mm
Compression ratio: 9.5:1
Maximum Torque: 108 lb-ft @ 2,750 rpm
Cooling System: Liquid, plus cooling fins
Ignition: TCBI with Digital Advance
Fuel System: Digital fuel injection, dual 42mm throttle bodies
Transmission 6-speed with overdrive and positive neutral finder
Frame Type: Steel, double-cradle with box-section single-tube backbone
Rake/Trail: 30° / 7.0 in.
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 Size: 130/90x16
Rear Tire Size: 170/70x16
Brakes, front: Dual 300mm discs, dual twin-piston calipers

Brakes, rear: Single 300mm disc, twin-piston caliper
Overall length: 98.8 in.
Overall width: 38.2 in.
Overall height: 50.8 in.
Seat height: 28.7 in.
Curb weight: 844 lbs.
Wheelbase: 65.6 in.
Fuel capacity: 5.3 gal.
Warranty 36 months
Good Times™ Protection Plan 12, 24 or 36 months
 

2015 Kawasaki Vaquero
2015 Kawasaki Vaquero

2016 Kawasaki Vaquero 1700

Color available: Pearl Crystal White

Engine: Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, SOHC, four valve per cylinder, 52° V-twin
Displacement: 1,700cc / 103.7ci
Bore x Stroke: 102 x 104mm
Compression ratio: 9.5:1
Maximum Torque: 108 lb-ft @ 2,750 rpm
Cooling System: Liquid, plus cooling fins
Ignition: TCBI with Digital Advance
Fuel System: Digital fuel injection, dual 42mm throttle bodies
Transmission 6-speed with overdrive and positive neutral finder
Frame Type: Steel, double-cradle with box-section single-tube backbone
Rake/Trail: 30° / 7.0 in.
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 Size: 130/90x16
Rear Tire Size: 170/70x16
Brakes, front: Dual 300mm discs, dual twin-piston calipers

Brakes, rear: Single 300mm disc, twin-piston caliper
Overall length: 98.8 in.
Overall width: 38.2 in.
Overall height: 50.8 in.
Seat height: 28.7 in.
Curb weight: 844 lbs.
Wheelbase: 65.6 in.
Fuel capacity: 5.3 gal.

Warranty 36 months
Good Times™ Protection Plan 12, 24 or 36 months
 

2016 Kawasaki Vaquero
2016 Kawasaki Vaquero

2017 Kawasaki Vaquero 1700

Color available: Candy Cardinal Red

Engine: Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, SOHC, four valve per cylinder, 52° V-twin
Displacement: 1,700cc / 103.7ci
Bore x Stroke: 102 x 104mm
Compression ratio: 9.5:1
Maximum Torque: 108 lb-ft @ 2,750 rpm
Cooling System: Liquid, plus cooling fins
Ignition: TCBI with Digital Advance
Fuel System: Digital fuel injection, dual 42mm throttle bodies
Transmission 6-speed with overdrive and positive neutral finder
Frame Type: Steel, double-cradle with box-section single-tube backbone
Rake/Trail: 30° / 7.0 in.
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 Size: 130/90x16
Rear Tire Size: 170/70x16
Brakes, front: Dual 300mm discs, dual twin-piston calipers

Brakes, rear: Single 300mm disc, twin-piston caliper
Overall length: 98.8 in.
Overall width: 38.2 in.
Overall height: 50.8 in.
Seat height: 28.7 in.
Curb weight: 844 lbs.
Wheelbase: 65.6 in.
Fuel capacity: 5.3 gal.

Warranty 36 months
Good Times™ Protection Plan 12, 24 or 36 months
 

2017 Kawasaki Vaquero
2017 Kawasaki Vaquero

2018 Kawasaki Vaquero 1700

Color available: Metallic Spark Black

Engine: Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, SOHC, four valve per cylinder, 52° V-twin
Displacement: 1,700cc / 103.7ci
Bore x Stroke: 102 x 104mm
Compression ratio: 9.5:1
Maximum Torque: 108 lb-ft @ 2,750 rpm
Cooling System: Liquid, plus cooling fins
Ignition: TCBI with Digital Advance
Fuel System: Digital fuel injection, dual 42mm throttle bodies
Transmission 6-speed with overdrive and positive neutral finder
Frame Type: Steel, double-cradle with box-section single-tube backbone
Rake/Trail: 30° / 7.0 in.
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 Size: 130/90x16
Rear Tire Size: 170/70x16
Brakes, front: Dual 300mm discs, dual twin-piston calipers

Brakes, rear: Single 300mm disc, twin-piston caliper
Overall length: 98.8 in.
Overall width: 38.2 in.
Overall height: 50.8 in.
Seat height: 28.7 in.
Curb weight: 844 lbs.
Wheelbase: 65.6 in.
Fuel capacity: 5.3 gal.

Warranty 36 months
Good Times™ Protection Plan 12, 24 or 36 months
 

2018 Kawasaki Vaquero
2018 Kawasaki Vaquero

2019 Kawasaki Vaquero 1700

Color available: Metallic Spark Black/Gold

Engine: Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, SOHC, four valve per cylinder, 52° V-twin
Displacement: 1,700cc / 103.7ci
Bore x Stroke: 102 x 104mm
Compression ratio: 9.5:1
Maximum Torque: 108 lb-ft @ 2,750 rpm
Cooling System: Liquid, plus cooling fins
Ignition: TCBI with Digital Advance
Fuel System: Digital fuel injection, dual 42mm throttle bodies
Transmission 6-speed with overdrive and positive neutral finder
Frame Type: Steel, double-cradle with box-section single-tube backbone
Rake/Trail: 30° / 7.0 in.
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 Size: 130/90x16
Rear Tire Size: 170/70x16
Brakes, front: Dual 300mm discs, dual twin-piston calipers

Brakes, rear: Single 300mm disc, twin-piston caliper
Overall length: 98.8 in.
Overall width: 38.2 in.
Overall height: 50.8 in.
Seat height: 28.7 in.
Curb weight: 844 lbs.
Wheelbase: 65.6 in.
Fuel capacity: 5.3 gal.

Warranty 36 months
Good Times™ Protection Plan 12, 24 or 36 months
 

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