New Kawasaki Versys 1000 Tourer SE

versys-1000-tourer-black RRP: £15449

On any-street, the Versys 1000 offers maximum riding enjoyment. Solo or two-up, around the corner or around the globe, a unique combination of a highly responsive In-Line Four Cylinder engine plus a nimble chassis is a recipe for riding fun. Combine with the upright riding position and you have a package that is an ideal city roamer that really comes into its own on twisty mountain roads.

Engine Type Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line Four
Displacement 1,043 cc
Bore x Stroke 77 x 56 mm
Compression ratio 10.3:1
Valve system DOHC, 16 valves
Fuel system Fuel injection: Ø 38 mm x 4 (Keihin) with oval sub-throttles
Ignition Digital
Starting System Electric
Lubrication Forced lubrication, wet sump
Maximum power 88.2 kW {120 PS} / 9,000 rpm
Power down kit 85kw Available
Maximum torque 102 N•m {10.4 kgf•m} / 7,500 rpm
Fuel consumption 85 kW kit 5.7 l/100 km
CO2 emission 85 kW kit 137 g/km
Transmission 6-speed
Final Drive Sealed chain
Primary Reduction Ratio 1.627 (83/51)
Gear Ratios 1st 2.692 (35/13)
Gear Ratios 2nd 1.950 (39/20)
Gear Ratios 3rd 1.529 (26/17)
Gear Ratios 4th 1.304 (30/23)
Gear Ratios 5th 1.136 (25/22)
Gear Ratios 6th 0.958 (23/24)
Final Reduction Ratio 2.867 (43/15)
Clutch Wet multi-disc, manual
Brakes, front Dual semi-floating 310 mm petal discs. Caliper: Dual opposed 4-piston
Brakes, rear Single 250 mm petal disc. Caliper: Single-piston
Suspension, front 43 mm inverted fork with stepless rebound damping (right side) and spring preload adjustability
Suspension, rear Horizontal Back-link, gas-charged, with stepless rebound damping and remote spring preload adjustability
Frame type Twin-tube, aluminium
Trail 106 mm
Wheel travel front 150 mm
Wheel travel rear 150 mm
Tyre, front 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Tyre, rear 180/55ZR17M/C (73W)
Steering angle, left / right 34˚/34˚
L x W x H 2,270 x 895 x 1,400 (1,465 mm high position screen) mm
Wheelbase 1,520 mm
Ground Clearance 150 mm
Fuel capacity 21 litres
Seat height 840 mm
Curb mass 250 kg