KAWASAKI 400 S3 - 1974-1975

This bike, evolution of the 350 S2, is still a legend. It was "THE" bike of the french "Coupe Kawasaki". How many future champions began with this triple ? Moreover, the S3 (and the KH) dominated without question "Promosports 500" until 1980 yielding its place to Yamaha 350 RDLC.


 Engine type : 2-stroke, in line 3-cylinder, piston reed valve, air-cooled
 Capacity :  400.4 cm3
 Bore x Stroke :  56.9 x 52.3 mm
 Max power/rpm :  42 HP at 7000 rpm
 Max torque :  4.3 m.kg at 6500 rpm
 Compression ratio :  6.5 : 1
 Fuel system :  3 Mikuni carburettors - Type : VM 26 SC
 Ignition :  battery - 12 V
 Gear box :  5 speed
 Tyres :  Front : 3.25 X 18" Rear : 3.50 X 18"
 Weight (empty) :  159 kg
 Max speed :  170 km/h