Kawasaki G5100: history, specs, pictures

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Kawasaki G5100
Also called G5 100
Production 1975
single cylinder, two-stroke
Bore / Stroke 49.5mm x 51.8mm
Fuel System carburetor
Ignition magneto
Transmission Final Drive: chain
Suspension Front: telescopic fork
Rear: adjustable shocks
Wheelbase 49.61 inches (1260 mm)
Length 77.99 inches (1981 mm)
Width 33.82 inches (859 mm)
Height 42.09 inches (1069 mm)
Weight 195.11 pounds (88.5 Kg) (dry),
Recommended Oil K-tech 10W-40
Fuel Capacity 2.1 Gallon (7.94 Liters)
Manuals Service Manual

The Kawasaki G5100 was a single cylinder, two-stroke standard produced by Kawasaki in 1975.


The engine was a air cooled single cylinder, two-stroke. A 49.5mm bore x 51.8mm stroke result in a displacement of just 99.0 cubic centimeters.


The front suspension was a telescopic fork while the rear was equipped with a adjustable shocks. The G5100 was fitted with a 2.1 Gallon (7.94 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 195.11 pounds (88.5 Kg). The wheelbase was 49.61 inches (1260 mm) long.