2016 Kawasaki VERSYS 1000LT
With an inspiring 1,043cc inline four-cylinder engine and nimble chassis, the Versys 1000 LT is sure to take you on an unforgettable adventure. Add in the comfort of an upright riding position and you have a package that really comes into its own on twisty mountain roads and scenic backroads.
- Powerful 1,043cc inline four-cylinder engine pulls strongly from all rpm (especially in the low-mid range) and does not let up before the redline
- Upright riding position offers a high level of comfort and confidence in various riding environments
- Windscreen with tool-free adjustment and hand guards provide additional wind protection
- ABS is standard on all models offering additional reassurance when braking on low-grip or uneven surfaces
- Equipped with a set of color-matched 28 liter (each) composite side-cases featuring Kawasaki Quick Release (KQR™) integrated mounting and a convenient one-key system that utilizes the ignition key for side-case unlocking and removal
- Engine: 4-stroke, 4 cylinder, DOHC, 16-valve, liquid-cooled
- Displacement: 1,043cc
- Bore x Stroke: 77.0 x 56.0mm
- Compression ratio: 10.3:1
- Fuel System: DFI® with four 38mm Keihin throttle bodies, oval sub-throttles
- Ignition: TCBI with digital advance
- Transmission: Six-speed
- Final Drive: Sealed chain
- Front Suspension / Wheel Travel: KYB 43mm inverted front fork with adjustable rebound and preload/5.9 in
- Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel: Horizontal back-link shock with adjustable rebound damping and adjustable spring preload, remote preload adjuster/5.9 in
- Front Tire: 120/70x17
- Rear Tire: 180/55x17
- Front Brakes: Dual 310mm petal rotors with four-piston calipers, ABS
- Rear Brakes: Single 250mm petal rotor with single-piston caliper, ABS
- Frame Type: Twin-spar aluminum
- Rake/Trail: 27.0 deg./4.0 in.
- Overall Length: 88.2 in.
- Overall Width: 40.4 in.
- Overall Height: 55.1 in./57.7 in.
- Ground Clearance: 5.9 in.
- Seat Height: 33.1 in.
- Curb Weight: 549.0 lb. (+ Saddlebags, Handguards, & Hardware approx. 20 lb.)
- Fuel Capacity: 5.5 gal.
- Wheelbase: 59.8 in.
- Color Choices: Candy Lime Green/Metallic Spark Black
- Warranty: 24 Month Limited Warranty
- Kawasaki Protection Plus™ (optional): 12, 24, 36 or 48 months
- Engine Type
- 4-stroke, 4 cylinder, DOHC, 16-valve
- Bore and Stroke
- 77.0 x 56.0mm
- Compression Ratio
- Fuel System
- DFI® with four 38mm Keihin throttle bodies, oval sub-throttles
- TCBI with digital advance
- Front Suspension
- KYB 43mm inverted front fork with adjustable rebound and preload/5.9 in
- Rear Suspension
- Horizontal back-link shock with adjustable rebound damping and adjustable spring preload, remote preload adjuster/5.9 in
- Front Brakes
- Dual 310mm petal rotors with four-piston calipers, ABS
- Rear Brakes
- Single 250mm petal rotor with single-piston caliper, ABS
- Front Tire
- Rear Tire
- 59.8 in.
- Seat Height
- 33.1 in.
- 27.0 deg.
- 4.0 in.
- Fuel Capacity
- 5.5 gal.
- Dry Weight
- Curb Weight: 549.0 lb.
- Final Drive
- Sealed chain
- Candy Lime Green/Metallic Spark Black, Metallic Raw Titanium/Metallic Spark Black
- 24 Month Limited Warranty