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Kawasaki Motor Corp.

KAWASAKI'S
PRAIRIE 400 4X4

The Prairie 400 4x4 is Kawasaki's flagship all-terrain vehicle. its features include a liquid-cooled, 391cc, single over-head cam, four-valve four-stroke engine; full-time four-wheel drive with limited-slip front differential; shaft drive; and utilizes the Kawasaki Automatic Power-Drive System (KAPS). The fully-automatic Prairie requires no shifting once the transmission is placed into High or Low range or reverse. There are dual front disc brakes and MacPherson strut front suspension. Its composite cargo racks can carry nearly 250 pounds and it can tow over 1100 pounds. The Prairie 400 4x4 has a suggested retail price of $6,099.

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Prairie 400 4x4

 

 
Features & Benefits

  • Powerful, liquid-cooled 4-valve motor for smooth, consistent power and long-lasting reliability.

  • Kawasaki Automatic Power Drive System (KAPS) with High and Low range is fully-automatic so you're always in the right gear without shifting.

  • High-traction limited-slip front differential for go-anywhere capability and feather-light steering

  • Stout MacPherson strut front suspension (6.7") for responsive steering and excellent stability under load

  • Hydraulic front disc brakes for all-weather stopping power.

  • Full-function digital speedometer with odometer, twin trip meters, clock and hour meter for every application, work or play.

Engine

  • 4-stroke, SOHC single

  • Displacement: 391cc

  • Compression ratio: 10.2:1

  • Starting system: Electric with recoil backup

  • Bore x Stroke: 81.0 x 76.0

  • Cooling: Liquid

  • Carburetion: Keihin CVK34

  • Ignition: DC-CDI

  • Transmission: Kawasaki Automatic Power-drive System (KAPS) with High/Low range plus reverse


Chassis/Suspension

  • Final Drive: Shaft, full-time 4-wheel drive

  • Differential: Front, limited slip

  • Frame: Double cradle, steel

  • Suspension type, Front: Dual MacPherson strut

  • Suspension type, Rear: Swingarm with single shock

  • Suspension adjustments, Rear: 5-way preload adjustment

Specifications

  • Wheel travel, Front: 6.7 inches

  • Wheel travel, Rear: 7.1 inches

  • Tire, Front: AT25 x 8-12 tubeless

  • Tire, Rear: AT25 x 11-10 tubeless

  • Brakes, Front: Dual hydraulic disc

  • Brakes, Rear: Single sealed drum

  • Overall length: 81.3 inches

  • Overall width: 46.9 inches

  • Wheelbase:  49.2 inches

  • Ground Clearance (at lowest point): 7.1 inches

  • Seat height: 34.2 inches

  • Dry weight: 606 Ibs.

  • Rack weight limits, F/R: 88/154 Ibs.

  • Towing capacity: 1103 Ibs.

  • Fuel capacity: 3.7 gallons

  • Instruments: Neutral, reverse with water temp warning indicator lamps; digital full-function speedometer with 2 trip meters

  • Lighting: Dual headlights with hi/low beam

  • Colors: Hunter Green, Firecracker Red

  • Suggested retail price: $6099


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