2017 Kawasaki VERSYS 650 LT

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THE KAWASAKI DIFFERENCE

ITS COMBINATION OF LONG-TRAVEL SUSPENSION, SPORTY 17 in. 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 Overall - 55.1 in. / 57.1 in.
Width Overall - 37.2 in.
Weight

Curb - 476.3 lb. (+ 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, 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
Cooling Liquid

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 Raw Titanium

Metallic Flat Spark Black/Metallic Carbon Gray

Warranty 24 Month Limited Warranty