Vulcan 900 Custom

Specifications

Lifestyle

Engine

Type 4-stroke, V-Twin
Displacement 903cc
Bore and stroke 88.0 x 74.2 mm
Compression ratio 9.5:1
Valve system SOHC, 4 valves per cylinder
Fuel system Digital fuel injection with dual 34 mm throttle bodies
Ignition TCBI with digital advance
Cooling Liquid
Lubrication Forced lubrication (wet sump)

Brakes

Rear: type Single 270 mm hydraulic disc
Front: type Single 300 mm disc
Front: calipers 2-piston calipers
Rear: calipers 2-piston calipers

Dimensions

Overall length 2,405 mm (94.7 in.)
Overall width 895 mm (35.2 in.)
Overall height 1,120 mm (44.1 in.)
Wheelbase 1,645 mm (64.8 in.)
Ground clearance 140 mm (5.5 in.)
Seat height 685 mm (27.0 in.)
Curb mass** 277 kg (611 lbs.)
Fuel capacity 20 liters (4.4 gal.)
Fuel Consumption 5.2 L/100 km (54 MPG)

Drivetrain

Transmission 5-speed, constant mesh, return shift
Final drive Kevlar belt
Clutch Wet multi-disc, manual
Primary reduction ratio 2.184 (83/38)
Gear ratio: 1st 2.786 (39/14)
Gear ratio: 2nd 1.889 (34/18)
Gear ratio: 3rd 1.360 (34/25)
Gear ratio: 4th 1.107 (31/28)
Gear ratio: 5th 0.963 (26/27)
Final reduction ratio 2.063 (66/32)

Frame

Type Double-cradle, high-tensile steel
Wheel travel: front 150 mm (5.9 in.)
Wheel travel: rear 103 mm (4.1 in.)
Tire: front 80/90-21
Tire: rear 180/70-15
Caster (rake) 33°
Trail 182 mm (7.1 in.)
Steering angle (left/right) 36° / 36°

Performance

Maximum Power 37 kW {50.0 PS} @ 5,700 rpm
Maximum Torque 78 N·m {8.0 kgƒ·m} @ 3,500 rpm

Suspension

Suspension, front 41 mm hydraulic telescopic fork
Suspension, rear Uni-Trak with 7-way adjustable preload

Special offers

Mega Cash
Get the best for less with our manufacturer-to-dealer incentives called MEGA cash credits.

Instant MEGA Cash Credits available on select new, unused 2012 or 2013 models sold by Canadian Kawasaki Motors Inc., purchased between January 8, 2014 and May 31, 2014. Instant MEGA cash credits are manufacturer-to-dealer incentives, deducted from MSRP, and vary from $300 (EX300ADF - Ninja 300) to $1,800 (KLZ1000ACF – Versys 1000), depending on the model. This promotion is time limited and certain conditions will apply. See your dealer for complete details. Offer not available on financed purchases and cannot be combined with any other special offers.

4.9% Special Retail Financing
Take advantage of our Special Retail Financing offer for as little as 4.9% APR OAC for 60 months. Visit your local Kawasaki dealer today for complete details and get moving - for less - right now.

*Limited time purchase financing offer for 60 months on select new, unused 2012, 2013 and 2014 Kawasaki models sold by participating authorized Canadian Kawasaki Motors Dealers, available on approved credit. See dealer for complete details. Offer ends May 31, 2014. Offer cannot be combined with any other special offers.

NO NO NO Promotion
No deposit, no interest, no payments for 5 months!

5 Month No No No Promotion Limited time purchase financing offer of 5 month (150 Days) NO, NO, NO, applies to eligible retail purchase agreements for a limited time and while supplies last. Offers valid on select new (not previously registered) 2014, 2013 and 2012 Kawasaki vehicles sold by participating authorized Canadian Kawasaki Motors dealers (excluding Quebec). Freight, license, insurance, applicable taxes and registration fees are extra. Dealer may sell for less. Program subject to change/cancellation without notice. See dealer for complete details. Offer ends May 31, 2014. Offer cannot be combined with any other special offers.

Genuine Kawasaki Accessories Promotion
Now is the time to outfit your new Kawasaki with the best accessories we offer. Purchase a select new 2012, 2013 or 2014 motorcycle, and receive $650 worth of free Genuine Kawasaki Accessories. Offer ends May 31, 2014.

The “Genuine Kawasaki Accessory Promotion” is available on select 2012, 2013 and 2014 models sold by Canadian Kawasaki Motors Inc. Receive $650.00 retail value of Kawasaki Accessories with the purchase of VN900CCF - Vulcan 900 Custom. Offer valid on vehicles purchased between January 8, 2014 and May 31, 2014. The Genuine Kawasaki Accessory Promotion cannot be combined with any other promotions unless otherwise indicated. See your dealer for complete details.

3.9% Good Times Financing + BONUS Promotion
Deals on motorcycles just got sweeter. Purchase select 2012 or 2013 Kawasaki Motorcycle models and receive 3.9% retail financing for up to 24 months PLUS your choice of MEGA CASH instant credits OR $650 in Genuine Kawasaki Accessories. Or purchase select 2014 Kawasaki Motorcycle models and receive the 3.9% retail financing PLUS $650 in Genuine Kawasaki Accessories. No matter which option you choose, your ride will be sweet.

The 3.9% Good Time Financing + BONUS Promotion is available on select 2012 and 2013 Motorcycle models sold by Canadian Kawasaki Motors Inc., purchased between January 8, 2014 and May 31, 2014. Receive a financing rate of 3.9% for up to 24 months PLUS your choice of an instant MEGA CASH CREDITS worth $1,800 OR $650 in Genuine Kawasaki Accessories with the purchase of a VN900CCF – Vulcan 900 Custom. This promotion is time limited and certain conditions will apply. The 3.9% Good Times Financing + BONUS Promotion cannot be combined with any other promotions unless otherwise indicated. See your dealer for complete details.

Kawapedia

Fuel Efficient

Vehicles that have a fuel efficiency rating under 5.5L/100km.

 

* The Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price does not include freight, pre-delivery inspection or applicable taxes. The final price is at the discretion of the dealer. Prices and Specifications are subject to change without prior notice. The amount indicated as "Your price" may include an optional instant Mega Cash credit that is deducted from the manufacturer's suggested retail price before taxes. This promotion is time limited and certain conditions will apply. See your dealer for complete details. Offer not available on financed purchases and cannot be combined with any other special offers. The final price is at the discretion of the dealer. Prices and Specifications are subject to change without prior notice.

** Includes all necessary materials and fluids to operate correctly, full tank of fuel (more than 90% of capacity) and tool kit (if supplied)

† Mega Cash noted with the MSRP, is a Special Offer that cannot be combined with any other special offer. Customers can choose a different current Special Offer, but they will be charged the full MSRP listed price and not the Mega Cash price.

‡ Power / Torque figures measured at the crankshaft.

The specifications mentioned here apply to and have been achieved by production models under standard operating conditions. We intend only to give a fair description of the vehicle and its performance capabilities but these specifications may not apply to every machine supplied for sale. Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. reserves the right to alter specifications without prior notice. Equipment illustrated and specifications may vary to meet individual markets. Available colours may vary by market.