Saturday, 4 August 2012

Kawasaki ER5 - Charming "Old" Streetfighter Bike

Charming old streetfighter bike!! that's true the Kawasaki ER5 is one of may favorite classic looks streetfighter bike, I love the style and also the engine performance, not bad at all as medium class, Kawasaki ER5 offers 50.3 PS @9,000 rpm of maximum power, you can ride with this charming bike comfortably, you can ride it in the city even for long trips, Kawasaki ER5 performance comes from 500cc of engine capacity, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOCH, 8 Valve and parallel twin engine, the bike also equipped with 6 speed transmission. As one of classic looks streetfighter bike, Kawasaki ER5 also offers retro design, you can found the rounded headlamp and also dual-shock breaker design, I love it all. OKay guys here is some videos of Kawi ER5 or also called as Kawasaki ER500, enjoy..

Kawasaki ER5 Features (based from 2006 edition) : 498cc engine displacement, DOHC, 8 valves, Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke Parallel Twin, Keihin CVK34 x 2 (Carburetor), Double cradle, high-tensile steel frame, Dual shocks with adjustable preload rear suspension, 280 mm disc with twin-piston caliper of front brakes, and many more, read here : Kawasaki ER5 specs.

Here is one of my favorite Kawasaki ER5 videos from Youtube, high quality video.. very nice..

Thanks to all upload-er!!

Unfortunately, Kawasaki has stopped the production of ER5 series, but don't worry because Kawasaki has replaced the ER5 series into ER6n series, while ER5 comes with classic streetfighter looks, the all new Kawasaki ER6n has been born with modern style, 649cc engine capacity and the power/performance now better with 72.1 PS @8,500. So guys, if you looking for real ER5 streetbike series, you sould better search it at used bike stores, but if you want to try the new one, you can jump into Er-6n, both of bikes are the same gen, but I still loving the Kawasaki ER5 design, ER5 is one of the greatest 500cc motorcycles from Kawasaki, good luck.


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