Kawasaki GPZ500S - Motorcycle Specs

The Kawasaki GPZ500S is a 498cc bike. See all specifications of the Kawasaki GPZ500S (1987 - 2004) such as its weight, engine specs, top speed and horsepower.

Kawasaki GPZ500S (1987 - 2004) motorcycle

Kawasaki GPZ500S (1987 - 2004)

Engine Specifications

The Kawasaki GPZ500S is a 498cc bike. Its 4-stroke parallel twin engine has a power output of 44 kW and torque output of 34 ft-lb.

Top Speed & Horsepower

The maximum speed of the Kawasaki GPZ500S motorcycle is around 125 mph (201 km/h). Its horsepower is approximately 60 bhp.

Weight & Seat Height

The Kawasaki GPZ500S weighs around 176 kg (388 lbs). Its seat height is 775 mm (30.5 inches). It is a middleweight motorcycle suitable for short riders.

Fuel Consumption

The fuel tank capacity of the Kawasaki GPZ500S is 18 litres. Its fuel consumption is around 44 mpg (18 km/l). The bike can provide up to 174 miles (280 kilometres) of fuel tank range. It has an average fuel economy.

More Specs & Reviews

For more technical specifications of the Kawasaki GPZ500S 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 output44 kW
Torque output34 ft-lb
Top speed125 mph
Horsepower60 bhp
Weight176 kg
Seat height775 mm
Front tyre size110/70-17
Rear tyre size130/70-17
Fuel tank size18 litres
Fuel tank range174 miles
Fuel consumption44 mpg
Oil capacity3.4 litres
Annual road tax£84
Overall rating