Kawasaki Eliminator 500 2024 – Technical Data Sheet, Photos and Price

Last November at EICMA, Kawasaki presented the new Eliminator 500 2024, which is now available in the brand’s network of Official Dealers. A frame with which Akashi perfectly mixes simplicity, dynamism and efficiency in a medium-displacement custom motorcycle.

Keeping the philosophy of the model intact after four decades of history and evolution, this 2024 Eliminator 500 arrives with the intention of reinventing the segment, trying to fill space between the segments Urban Custom and Scramblerin two different versions: Standard and SE Version.

Rivals of the 2024 Kawasaki Eliminator 500

Taking a look at the category where the new Eliminator 500 2024 is included, we can highlight, as main rivals, the following frames with a clear cruiser philosophy:

Kawasaki Eliminator 500 2024

Kawasaki Eliminator 500 2024 engine

On the mechanical side, Kawasaki uses a new engine 451cc. which increases its range compared to other models of the Japanese firm, such as the Ninja 400. With internal dimensions of 70.0mm x 58.6mmthe new parallel twin cylinder has adjustments made to the camshaft and the air filter, seeking to optimize performance at low and medium speeds.

This is associated with a six-speed transmission equipped with a slipper clutch. Meanwhile, the fully machined balance shaft compensates for engine vibrations to deliver a serene cruising driving experience.

Kawasaki Eliminator 500 2024

The result is a declared final power of 45.4 hp at 9,000 rpmwhile the maximum torque increases to 42.6 Nm at 6,000 rpm. Kawasaki announces an approved consumption of 3.8 l/100 km, with an average autonomy of over 300 kilometers, thanks to the 13 liters of capacity that your fuel tank has.

Cycle part of the Kawasaki Eliminator 500 2024

At a dynamic level, this Eliminator 500 2024 It uses a high-strength steel chassis as the main axis of the set. A complete set of suspensions is attached to it where a 41mm inverted fork takes care of this work on the front side. Behind are a pair of lateral shock absorbers, with 90 mm of travel, that perform this same task.

Kawasaki Eliminator 500 2024

Braking is carried out by a pair of discs. 310 and 240mm in diameter, in both cases bitten by two double-piston calipers. The assembly is anchored to a pair of aluminum wheels of 18 and 16 inchesfront and rear respectively.

These measurements favor the low position of the pilot and the long, low style of the model. The tires chosen approve certain measurements 130/70-18M/C 63H front and 150/80-16M/C 71H behind.

Likewise, Kawasaki announces some final levels of 2,250mm x 785mm x 1,100mm, in terms of length, width and maximum height. The wheelbase is lengthened to 1,520mmwhile the seat height is 735mm. The maximum declared weight is estimated at 176 kilograms in this standard variant.

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Equipment and finishes of the Kawasaki Eliminator 500 2024

Kawasaki has opted for simplicity and well-defined features in its new Eliminator 500 2024. The narrow fuel tank and strong horizontal lines, evident from the header pipe to the original tail, create a long, low design of elegant proportions.

While the LED taillight recalls the style of the original Eliminator, the tail has been exclusively designed for this model. Its narrow design, with an oblique cut bottom line very inclined upwards, accentuates its dynamic performance.

Kawasaki Eliminator 500 2024

Among the standard equipment we highlight the Full LED lighting or the LCD instrument panel compact, round and fully digital that includes a tachometer and a gear indicator.

Smartphone connectivity allows access to instrument functions for an enhanced driving experience. Likewise, its double-height seat and rear handles help a potential passenger enjoy the experience in the most comfortable way possible.

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Kawasaki Eliminator 500 SE 2024

The SE variant, of the new Eliminator 500 2024also includes special equipment reserved for this version:

  • lighthouse dome: The headlight dome is reminiscent of previous Eliminator SE models. The ingenious mounting method (patent pending) contributes to a compact and elegant design.
  • fork bellows: The fork bellows emphasize the “retro” style of the model.
  • USB-C: The convenient USB C socket is mounted on the right handlebar. The outlet features a waterproof design that helps protect it from the elements.
  • SE seat: The SE seat (same shape as the stock seat) is upholstered in two-pattern leather and features stitching along its top edge.

Kawasaki Eliminator 500 2024

Apart from what was mentioned, the Eliminator 500 SE 2024 declares a maximum height of 1,140mmwhile the final approved weight is 177 kilogramsone more than in the standard version, due to the increase in the equipment it has.

Available in colors Metallic Matte Carbon Gray / Flat Ebonyits starting price is 7,099 euros400 euros more than the standard variant.

Colors of the Kawasaki Eliminator 500 2024

The new one Eliminator 500 2024 It only has an initial color scheme for its launch: Metallic Flat Spark Black

Kawasaki Eliminator 500 2024

Price of the Kawasaki Eliminator 500 2024

Already available in the brand’s dealers, the Eliminator 500 starts from a starting price of 6,699 euros. For more information and details you can consult directly on the brand’s website or go to any authorized distributor of the brand.

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