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ABS (Anti-lock Brake System)

El ABS (Anti-lock Brake System) garantiza un fr

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Assist & Slipper Clutch

Developed and tested through Kawasaki Factory r

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Dual Throttle Valves

Modern sportbikes often use large-bore throttle

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Economical Riding Indicator

Using high-precision electronics for engine man

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Horizontal Back-link Rear Suspension

La suspensión trasera con sistema de bieletas b

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KTRC (Kawasaki TRaction Control) (3-Mode)

3-mode KTRC combines the traction control techn

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Power Modes

Power modes offer riders an easily selectable c

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  • Engine


    4-stroke, 4-cylinder, DOHC, 16-valve, liquid-cooled



    Bore x Stroke

    77.0 x 56.0mm

    Compression ratio


    Fuel system

    DFI® with 38mm Keihin throttle bodies (4) and oval sub-throttles


    TCBI with digital advance



  • Suspension

    Rake / trail

    27.0°/4.0 in

    Front suspension / wheel travel

    KYB 43mm inverted front fork with adjustable rebound and preload/5.9 in

    Rear suspension / wheel travel

    Horizontal back-link shock with adjustable rebound damping and adjustable spring preload, remote preload adjuster/5.9 in

    Front tire


    Rear tire


    Ground clearance

    5.9 in


    59.8 in

  • Totals

    Overall length

    88.2 in

    Overall width

    40.4 in

    Overall height

    55.1 in/57.7 in

    Seat height

    33.1 in

    Curb weight

    549.0 lb (+ Saddlebags, Handguards, & Hardware approx. 20 lb.)

    Fuel capacity

    5.5 gal

  • General

    Final drive

    Sealed chain

    Frame Type

    Twin-spar aluminum

    Color Choices

    Metallic Flat Spark Black/Metallic Spark Black

    Kawasaki Protection Plus (optional)

    12, 24, 36 or 48 months

  • Brakes

    Front brakes

    Dual 310mm petal rotors with four-piston calipers, ABS

    Rear brakes

    Single 250mm petal rotor with single-piston caliper, ABS

  • Guarantee


    24 Month Limited Warranty

**Curb weight includes all necessary materials and fluids to operate correctly, full tank of fuel (more than 90 percent capacity) and tool kit (if supplied).

Specifications subject to change

KAWASAKI CARES: Always wear a helmet, eye protection, and proper apparel. Never ride under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Read Owner’s Manual and all on-product warnings. Professional rider shown on a closed course. ©2018 Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.

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