Versys 1000 – 2016

R159 995

Green/Black or Grey/Black

  1. General Details


    Following up on the any-street promise of its predecessor, the new Versys 1000 continues to offer maximum riding enjoyment across a wide variety of street riding situations. Whether riding solo or two-up, around the corner or around the globe, this fun-to-ride road sports bike’s unique combination of a highly responsive In-Line Four engine tuned for flexibility, and a nimble chassis fitted with dynamic suspension will have riders grinning in their helmets. Add in the upright riding position and you have package that really comes into its own on twisty mountain roads. For 2015, its new styling package better reflects this fun, sporty nature, while a number of updates to the chassis and a host of new accessory items make it easier for Versys owners to ride longer and farther.

    *Price subject to change without notice, colours subject to availability, the models may differ from those in the pictures.

    *Kawasaki Factory offers a standard warranty per model and vehicle category. Any and all other warranties that differ from the official Factory Warranty, are offered at dealership level, as per the terms and conditions of the dealership concerned.

  2. Specification
    Type Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line Four
    Displacement 1,043 cm3
    Bore and Stroke 77.0 x 56.0 mm
    Compression ratio 10.3:1
    Valve system DOHC, 16 valves
    Fuel system Fuel injection: ø38 mm x 4
    with oval sub-throttles
    Ignition Digital
    Starting Electric
    Lubrication Forced lubrication, wet sump
    Transmission 6-speed, return
    Final drive Chain
    Primary reduction ratio 1.627 (83/51)
    Gear ratios: 1st 2.692 (35/13)
    2nd 1.950 (39/20)
    3rd 1.529 (26/17)
    4th 1.304 (30/23)
    5th 1.136 (25/22)
    6th 0.958 (23/24)
    Final reduction ratio 2.867 (43/15)
    Clutch Wet multi-disc, manual
    Type Twin-tube, aluminium
    Wheel travel: front 150 mm
    rear 150 mm
    Tyre: front 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
    rear 180/55ZR17M/C (73W)
    Caster (rake) 27o
    Trail 106 mm
    Steering angle (left/right) 34o / 34o
    Front: Type ø43 mm inverted fork with rebound
    damping (right-side) and spring
    preload adjustability
    Rear: Type Horizontal Back-link, gas-charged,
    with rebound damping and
    remote spring preload adjustability
    Front: Type Dual semi-floating ø310 mm petal discs
    Caliper Dual opposed 4-piston
    Rear: Type Single ø250 mm petal disc
    Caliper Single-piston
    Overall length 2,240 mm
    Overall width 895 mm
    Overall height / High position 1,400 mm / 1,465 mm
    Wheelbase 1,520 mm
    Ground clearance 150 mm
    Seat height 840 mm
    Curb mass 250 kg
    Fuel capacity 21 litres
    Maximum power 88.2 kW {120 PS} / 9,000 min-1
    Maximum torque 102.0 N.m {10.4 kgf.m} / 7,500 min-1
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