Kawasaki ER-5 - Motorcycle Specs

The Kawasaki ER-5 is a 498cc bike. See all specifications of the Kawasaki ER-5 (1996 - 2007) such as its weight, engine specs, top speed and horsepower.

Kawasaki ER-5 (1996 - 2007) motorcycle

Kawasaki ER-5 (1996 - 2007)

Engine Specifications

The Kawasaki ER-5 is a 498cc bike. Its 4-stroke parallel twin engine has a power output of 36 kW and torque output of 33 ft-lb.

Top Speed & Horsepower

The maximum speed of the Kawasaki ER-5 motorcycle is around 110 mph (177 km/h). Its horsepower is approximately 48 bhp.

Weight & Seat Height

The Kawasaki ER-5 weighs around 179 kg (394 lbs). Its seat height is 800 mm (31.5 inches). It is a middleweight motorcycle suitable for short riders.

Fuel Consumption

The fuel tank capacity of the Kawasaki ER-5 is 17 litres. Its fuel consumption is around 46 mpg (19 km/l). The bike can provide up to 170 miles (273 kilometres) of fuel tank range. It has an average fuel economy.

More Specs & Reviews

For more technical specifications of the Kawasaki ER-5 motorcycle, check out the full specs table below.

Additionally, you can also read the MCN review of this bike.

Engine typeParallel Twin
Engine strokes4-Stroke
Engine size498cc
Power output36 kW
Torque output33 ft-lb
Top speed110 mph
Horsepower48 bhp
Weight179 kg
Seat height800 mm
Front tyre size110/70-17
Rear tyre size140/70-17
Fuel tank size17 litres
Fuel tank range170 miles
Fuel consumption46 mpg
Oil capacity3 litres
Annual road tax£84
Overall rating