2002 Kawasaki Vulcan Mean Streak 1500

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Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak
Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak

2002 Kawasaki Vulcan Streak 1500

2002 Vulcan Mean Streak

— 2002 Kawasaki Mean Streak 1500

The new class is rapidly heating up in the competitive cruiser segment, and is ready now to get in early and grab the share with the new Vulcan Mean Streak.

This new truly sets the overall when it comes to power Recently introduced to the media, the editors said things This is a cruiser where works like it’s to. At last!, I’ve ridden the power cruisers that are and this offers the best and, The brakes on this are better than the other in the class.

New for 2002

When set to other machines in the power class, the Mean Streak is a winner. Compared to Honda’s new VTX and Yamaha’s recently announced Star Warrior, the Mean MSRP is priced between and $1,500 less. The Mean is the only machine with hydraulic valve lifters; air and rear suspension; has the longest travel; the biggest, most front disc brakes and a low 27.5-inch seat height.

The -Mean Streak- comes the relationship to the Vulcan models since 1996. The Classic, and Drifter are all based on a more look and feel. They are father-s Vulcan- and in comparison the Streak- is a Vulcan with

It is the Vulcan with a -Mean that offers a more styling and performance.

The -Mean will have broad — a true factory emphasizing; handling performance, braking and unbelievable comfort an engine that provides predictable performance, through a power curve, smooth and high technology features.

The is a long 67.1 inches but a 32 degree rank and 5.66 trail the bike turns quick. It does have a sportbike feel in the corners. The 6 pot caliper front brakes are so don-t think you have to a big hand full to stop the 637 lb. Streak. Two fingers are more enough to bring the bike to a

The handling is very neutral and you do not to fight the bike to go through a corner or slow parking You-ll be very pleased how this bike stops and and compared to the VTX, the Mean is far better. In addition, the inverted front forks provide 5.9 of travel, which is more the VTX and the Warrior.

The rear adjustable air allow you to adjust the ride and comfort level depending on the of riding you plan to do. If you want to go the twisties without dragging the just add air to 15 to 20 psi to both rear You-ll be amazed how well it

The adjustable air-shocks are key features as no bike in the performance cruiser provides this feature.

The overall styling is the best in the Enthusiasts that have the actual bike had a first that the Mean Streak is a one-off and not a production model. The key that give this are the exhaust pipes, paint, seat, fenders, handlebars and end.

The seat is very and still maintains a very look. You can ride all day without the seat is too hard or uncomfortable.

exhausts are available through and Hines and Cobra since the point are the same as the Vulcan There will be other with designs specifically for the Streak.

The -Mean Streak- 30% increase in horsepower over the Classic FI. It has 72hp at 5500 rpm and torque at 3000 rpm. is accomplished by adding many new and features to the 90ci engine.

The new injectors are dual-throat 40mm provides great acceleration in the The new and larger valves are similar in to our Ninja motors. The new cams higher lift and more for increased power.

Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak
Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak

The ECU is new and allows the engine to rev well the indicated red-line of 6000 rpm the limiter is activated. The new clutch paper-based plates instead of plates to provide smoother from a standing start. plates are the same materials in most high performance bikes.

The new plates also the clutch from grabbing cold.

The new close ratio 5 transmission has wider gears allow smoother, positive at all speeds. The new flangeless fuel is a large 4.5 gallons and provides range up to past 175 miles. The is lengthened 1.5 inches for a smoother ride and the wheels are 17 inch with 220 Dunlop Radials.

companies like Muzzy and are hard at work making performance products for the -Mean to make this the meanest and V-twin on the street.

Kawasaki Vulcan® Cruisers

By the KZ900 LTD in 1976, Kawasaki was an metric leader in what has today-s cruiser movement. the Vulcan® 750 cruiser debuted 10 later, it was Kawasaki-s first cruiser and featured high-tech such as liquid cooling, overhead cams, shaft dual disc front and mag wheels. In 1995, Kawasaki the Vulcan- 800, one of the industry-s V-twin metric cruisers to modern cruiser styling.

For the Kawasaki cruiser lineup is 10 strong and ranges from the Eliminator® 125 to the brand-new Vulcan Mean Streak. The venerable 500 LTD, Vulcan 750 and Vulcan 800 retain the stylish characteristics have made them and are now available in new hues.

Also this year are the Vulcan and Drifter- models. The Classics the 800, 1500 and 1500 Fi, and a choice in both displacement and advancement without sacrificing Similarly, the Drifter 800 and Drifter provide a stylish retro but in both the mid- and heavyweight-cruiser

In addition to the bikes, a key element to the lifestyle is customizing the motorcycle to fit design tastes and performance Fortunately, Kawasaki offers its own line of genuine Fire accessories. Motorcyclists can choose literally hundreds of parts to their Kawasaki Vulcan and in doing so, make their own statement.

Customers can find Steel accessories at their Kawasaki dealer or shop at buykawasaki.com.

Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak
Kawasaki VN 1500 Mean Streak

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