2019 Kawasaki W800 CAFE
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Iconic 1966 W1 heritage runs deep in the all-new 2019 Kawasaki W800 Cafe retro motorcycle. The spirit of the original W1 has inspired the inception of such legendary machines as the Kawasaki Z1 and Ninja H2™. Preserving the authenticity of the W1, the W800 Cafe has been modernized for trailblazers who prefer to ride to the throaty roar of timeless performance.
- Retro air-cooled vertical twin 773cc engine offers plenty low-mid range performance and torque
- Modern fuel injection ensures precise fuel delivery, easy starting and clean emissions
- Assist and Slipper Clutch provides lighter feel at the lever and a back-torque limiting function to reduce rider fatigue and wheel hop during - downshifts
- A café-racer-image front cowl helps deflect wind while adding to the vintage aesthetic
- The “M-shaped" clubman-style handlebar contributes to a natural forward-leaning position optimized for comfort on leisurely rides and highway speeds
- Engine: 4-stroke, vertical twin, SOHC, 8 valves, air-cooled
- Displacement: 773cc
- Bore x Stroke: 77.0 x 83.0mm
- Compression Ratio: 8.4:1
- Maximum Torque: 46.4 lb-ft @ 4,800 rpm
- Fuel System: DFI® with 34mm throttle bodies (2)
- Ignition: Digital
- Transmission: 5-speed, return shift
- Final Drive: Sealed chain
- Electronic Rider Aids: Assist and Slipper Clutch
- Front Suspension / Wheel Travel: 41mm Telescopic fork/5.1 in.
- Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel: Twin shocks with spring preload adjustability/4.2 in.
- Front Tire: 100/90-18M/C 56H
- Rear Tire: 130/80-18M/C 66H
- Front Brakes: Single 320mm disc with 2-piston calipers, ABS
- Rear Brakes: Single 270mm disc with 2-piston caliper, ABS
- Frame Type: Double-cradle high tensile steel
- Rake/Trail: 26.0 deg./3.7 in.
- Overall Length: 84.1 in.
- Overall Width: 32.5 in.
- Overall Height: 44.7 in.
- Ground Clearance: 5.1 in.
- Seat Height: 31.1 in.
- Curb Weight: 489.5 lb.**
- Fuel Capacity: 4.0 gal.
- Wheelbase: 57.7 in.
- Special Features: Sound Tuning
- Color Choices: Metallic Magnesium Gray/Galaxy Silver
- Warranty: 12 Month Limited Warranty
- Kawasaki Protection Plus™ (optional): 12, 24, 36 or 48 months
- Engine Type
- 4-stroke, vertical twin, SOHC, 8 valves
- Bore and Stroke
- 77.0 x 83.0mm
- Compression Ratio
- Fuel System
- DFI® with 34mm throttle bodies (2)
- 5-speed, return shift
- Final Drive
- Sealed chain
- Front Suspension
- 41mm Telescopic fork/5.1 in.
- Rear Suspension
- Twin shocks with spring preload adjustability/4.2 in.
- Front Brakes
- Single 320mm disc with 2-piston calipers, ABS
- Rear Brakes
- Single 270mm disc with 2-piston caliper, ABS
- Front Tire
- 100/90-18M/C 56H
- Rear Tire
- 130/80-18M/C 66H
- 57.7 in.
- Seat Height
- 31.1 in.
- 26.0 deg.
- 3.7 in.
- Fuel Capacity
- 4.0 gal.
- Dry Weight
- Curb Weight: 489.5 lb.
- Metallic Magnesium Gray/Galaxy Silver
- 12 Month Limited Warranty