2017 Kawasaki VERSYS 650 LT

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THE KAWASAKI DIFFERENCE

ITS COMBINATION OF LONG-TRAVEL SUSPENSION, SPORTY 17” WHEELS, A SLIM UPRIGHT RIDING POSITION AND A COMPACT PARALLEL-TWIN ENGINE RESULTS IN A HIGHLY VERSATILE PACKAGE, OFFERING A CONFIDENCE-INSPIRING RIDE WHILE TOURING THE OPEN ROAD.

  • Compact 649cc parallel-twin engine combines maximum low- and mid-range torque and high-rpm performance for an exhilarating ride
  • Slim, upright riding position offers a high level of comfort and nimble handling
  • Windscreen with 2 inches of tool-free adjustment adds comfort for highway cruising
  • LT models come equipped with a set of color-matched 28 liter (each) hard saddlebags featuring KQR™ mounts, an integrated mounting system that utilizes the ignition key for simple saddlebag unlocking and removal
  • LT models offer hand guards for increased wind protection
  • Updated dash meter featuring a gear position indicator
  • General Information

    Manufacturer Kawasaki
    Model Year 2017
    Model VERSYS 650 LT
    Model Code KLE650FHFXL
    Color Metallic Flat Raw Titanium

    Brakes/Wheels/Tires

    Brakes

    Front - Dual 300 mm petal-style rotors with 2-piston calipers, ABS

    Rear - Single 250 mm petal-style rotor with single-piston caliper, ABS

    Tires

    Front - 120/70x17

    Rear - 160/60x17

    Dimensions

    Length Overall - 85.2 in.
    Height

    Windhsield Down - 55.1 in.

    Windshield Up - 57.1 in.

    Width Overall - 37.2 in.
    Weight

    Curb - 476.3 lbs.** (+ Saddlebags, Handguards, & Hardware approx. 20 lb.)

    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).

    Ground Clearance 6.7 in.
    Wheelbase 55.7 in.
    Seat Height 33.1 in.

    Drivetrain

    Transmission 6-speed with positive neutral finder
    Final Drive Sealed chain

    Engine

    Engine 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, four valves per cylinder parallel twin
    Displacement 649 cc
    Bore x Stroke 83.0 x 60.0 mm
    Compression Ratio 10.8:1
    Fuel System DFI® w/38 mm Keihin throttle bodies (2)
    Fuel Capacity 5.5 gal.
    Ignition TCBI with digital advance

    Operational

    Frame Double pipe diamond frame constructed from high-tensile steel
    Suspension

    Front - 41 mm hydraulic telescopic fork with stepless adjustable rebound and preload

    Wheel Travel - 5.9 in.

    Rear - Single offset lay-down shock with remote adjustable spring preload

    Wheel Travel - 5.7 in.

    Rake 25°
    Trail 4.3 in.

    Other

    Additional Colors Metallic Flat Spark Black/Metallic Carbon Gray
    Warranty 24 Month Limited Warranty