VN 900 Custom vs Vulcan S

Compare for Kawasaki VN 900 Custom vs Kawasaki Vulcan S

The detailed motorcycle comparison of Kawasaki VN 900 Custom and Kawasaki Vulcan S, based on price, specifications & other features is shown below. The Kawasaki VN 900 Custom priced at RM55,572 while the Kawasaki Vulcan S motorcycle has a price tag of RM27,172 . Comparing the technical specifications, Kawasaki Vulcan S engine displacement is 649 cc while the Kawasaki VN 900 Custom houses a 903 cc engine.

Overview Kawasaki VN 900 Custom Kawasaki Vulcan S
Off Road Price*
(Kuala Lumpur)
RM55,572 RM27,172
Available Color(s)
VN 900 Custom Colors
Vulcan S Colors
Fuel Type
All Petrol Motorcycles
All Petrol Motorcycles
Vehicle Type
All Cruiser Motorcycles
All Cruiser Motorcycles

From The Experts

  • Pros
  • Cons
Kawasaki VN 900 Custom

Impressive looks

Ride quality

Kawasaki Vulcan S

Learner-friendly dynamics

Comfortable ergonomics with a low seat

Modern Cruiser aesthetics

Kawasaki VN 900 Custom

Performance could have been better

Slightly pricey

Kawasaki Vulcan S

Low foot pegs grind too easily

No electronics

Disappointing exhaust note

Technical Specifications
Engine & Performance
Fuel Tank Size 20.0 L 14.0 L
Clutch Type Wet, Multi-Plate Wet, Multi-Plate
Exhaust Pipes Dual Exhaust 2 In 1 Exhaust
Drive Type Belt Drive Chain Drive
Cooling System Liquid Cooled Liquid Cooled
Engine Type 2-Cylinder 4-stroke V-Twin, 8-Valves SOHC, Liquid Cooled 2-Cylinder 4-stroke Parallel Twin, 8 Valves DOHC, Liquid Cooled
Displacement 903 649
No. Of Strokes 4-Stroke 4-Stroke
Bore X Stroke 88 mm x 74.2 mm 83 mm x 60 mm
Compression Ratio 9.5:1 10.8:1
No. Of Cylinder 2 2
Valves Per Cylinder 4 4
Valve Configuration SOHC DOHC
Lubrication System Forced Lubrication, Wet Sump Forced Lubrication, Wet Sump
Maximum Power 53.2 60.16
Maximum Torque 82 Nm 63 Nm
RPM at Maximum Power 6000 7500
RPM at Maximum Torque 3500 6600
Seating Capacity 2 2
Length 2405 mm 2310 mm
Width 895 mm 880 mm
Height 1120 mm 1100 mm
Kerb Weight 278 kg 225 kg
Wheel Base 1645 mm 1575 mm
Ground Clearance 140 mm 130 mm
Seat Height 685 mm 705 mm
Category Cruiser Cruiser
Fuel & Ignition
Start Option Electric Electric
Ignition System Digital Digital
Fuel Supply System Fuel Injection Fuel Injection
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Gear & Transmission
Gear Box 5-Speed 6-Speed
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Battery Voltage 12 V 12 V
Chassis & Suspension
Front Suspension Telescopic Fork Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Uni Trak Offset Laydown Single-Shock
Wheels & Tyres
Front Tyre 80/90 R21 120/70 R18
Rear Tyre 180/70 R15 160/60 R17
Front Wheel Size R21 R18
Rear Wheel Size R15 R17
Tyre Type Radial Radial
Safety & Security
Safety & Security
Back Rest
Stability Control
Traction Control
Launch Control
Riding Modes Cruise, Road Cruise, Road
Leg Guards
Engine Check Warning
Pass Switch
Central Locking
Wheel Lock Front/back
Shutter Lock
Side Stand Indicator
Speedometer Analog Digital
Odometer Digital Digital
Display Screen
Fuel Gauge Analog Digital
Front Brake Disc Disc
Rear Brake Disc Disc
Indicator Light
Head Lamp Bulb Bulb
Adjustable Headlights
Tail Lamp Bulb Bulb
Differentiating Features
Cruise Control
Height Adjustable Seats
Chassis & Suspension
Seat Type Dual Stepped Dual Stepped
Body Frame Type Double Cradle Perimeter
Body Frame Material Steel Steel
Side Wings

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