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2012 Yamaha Royal Star Venture S vs. 2012 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero Side-by-Side Comparison


Compare the 2012 Yamaha Royal Star Venture S vs 2012 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero. The 2012 Yamaha Royal Star Venture S has an MSRP of $20,190, while the 2012 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero has an MSRP of $16,799.
 
KEY FACTS
   
Manufacturer Yamaha Kawasaki
Model Royal Star Vulcan 1700
Year 2012 2012
Class Touring Touring
Country of Origin Japan Japan
MSRP $20,190

PRICE QUOTE
$16,799

PRICE QUOTE
 
PRICE
   
Warranty 60 months 36 months
 
Engine
   
Cylinders 4 2
Compression Ratio 10.0:1 9.5:1
Engine Stroke 4-Stroke 4-Stroke
Displacement (cc) 1294 1700
Valve Configuration DOHC SOHC
Starter Electric Electric
Cooling Liquid Liquid
Engine Type V4 V Twin
 
Seat Specifications
   
Number Of Seats 2 2
Seat Height (in) 29.5 28.7
 
Front Suspension
   
Front Suspension Size (in) 1.8
Front Travel (in) 5.5 5.5
Front Suspension Type Telescopic Fork Telescopic Fork
 
Rear Suspension
   
Rear Travel (in) 4.1 3.1
Rear Suspension Brand Name
Rear Suspension Type Twin Sided Swing Arm Twin Sided Swing Arm
 
Dimensions
   
Ground Clearance (in) 6.1
Trail (in) 7
Width (in) 35.4 38.2
Wheelbase (in) 67.1 65.6
Length (in) 104.5 98.8
 
Capacities
   
Fuel Capacity (gal) 6 5.3
 
Misc
   
Major Revision Year 2011
Year 2012 2012
Manufacturer Country Japan Japan
Generic Type (Primary) Touring Touring
 
Weight
   
Dry Weight (lbs) 807
 
Transmission
   
Number Of Speeds 5 6
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel) Shaft Belt
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Reverse No No
 
Brakes
   
Rear Brake Type Hydraulic Disc Disc
Front Brake Type Dual Hydraulic Disc Dual Hydraulic Disc
 
Tires
   
Rear Tire (Full Spec) 150/90 HR15 170/70 R16
Front Tire (Full Spec) 150/80 HR16 130/90 R16
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2012 Yamaha Royal Star Venture S vs 2012 Kawasaki Vulcan 1700 Vaquero