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ABS (Anti-lock Brake System)

Sudden over-application of the brakes, or braking on low-grip surfaces (surfaces with a low coefficient of friction) such as wet asphalt or manhole covers, may cause a motorcycle's wheel(s) to lock up and slip.

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Assist & Slipper Clutch

Developed and tested through Kawasaki Factory racing, the Assist & Slipper Clutch utilizes two types of cams. An assist cam and a slipper cam enable the Assist & Slipper Clutch to function in two different ways, with the clutch hub working together or apart from the operating plate. Under normal operat

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Economical Riding Indicator

Using high-precision electronics for engine management, Kawasaki models can achieve a high level of fuel efficiency. However, fuel consumption is greatly affected by throttle use, gear selection, and other elemen

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Electronic Throttle Valves

Electronic Throttle Valves allow the ECU to deliver the ideal amount of fuel and air to the engine.

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IMU-Enhanced Chassis Orientation Awareness

Combined with Kawasaki’s proprietary dynamic modelling program, input from the IMU (Inertial Measurement Unit) enables even more precise chassis orientation awareness, the key to bringing Kawasaki’s electronics to the next level.

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Kawasaki Engine Brake Control

Kawasaki Engine Brake Control allows riders to set engine braking according to preference.

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KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function) ABS

KCMF (Kawasaki Cornering Management Function) oversees multiple engine and chassis electronic management systems to facilitate smooth cornering.

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KIBS (Kawasaki Intelligent Anti-Lock Brake System)

El KIBS (Kawasaki Intelligent anti-lock Brake System) es un sistema de frenado de alta precisión, alta eficiencia y sensación natural diseñado específicamente para modelos superdeportivos.

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KQS (Kawasaki Quick Shifter)

KQS (Kawasaki Quick Shifter) enables clutchless up- and downshifts.

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Supercharged Engine

Designed completely in-house, the immense potential of the highly compact, highly efficient supercharged engine is a testament to the technology possessed by the KHI Group.

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ERGO-FIT

ERGO-FIT is an interface system that allows a wide range of riders to feel at one with their machine.

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KTRC (Kawasaki TRaction Control) (1-Mode)

When accelerating on a slippery surface, it is easy for rear wheel to break loose. KTRC was designed to prevent wheel spin (when the rear wheel turns faster than the front) that could result in the loss

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Launch Control Mode

In motocross racing, getting a good start is critical. A few tenths of a second can make the difference between getting the holeshot or getting buried in the pack. In slippery conditions, getting the maximum drive from a motocross bike requires

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Power Modes

Power modes offer riders an easily selectable choice between Full and Low Power. While Full Power is unrestricted, in Low Power mode maximum power is limited to approximately 75-80% of Full. Response is also milder in L

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Silver-Mirror Paint

Kawasaki’s original silver-mirror paint uses a layer of silver to create a highly reflective, glasslike metal appearance.

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Kawasaki Launch Control Mode (KLCM)

KLCM (Kawasaki Launch Control Mode) optimizes acceleration from a stop by electronically managing engine output to minimize wheelspin.

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Smartphone Connectivity

Smartphone connectivity contributes to an enhanced motorcycling experience by enabling riders to connect to their motorcycle wirelessly.

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Specifications

  • Engine

    Engine

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

    Displacement

    998cc

    Bore x Stroke

    76.0 x 55.0mm

    Compression ratio

    N/A

    Fuel system

    DFI® (4) with dual injection

    Ignition

    Digital

    Transmission

    6-speed, return, dog-ring

  • Suspension

    Front suspension / wheel travel

    43mm inverted fork with adjustable rebound and compression damping, spring preload adjustability and top-out springs/4.7 in

    Rear suspension / wheel travel

    Uni-Trak®, Öhlins TTX36 gas charged shock with piggyback reservoir, 22-way compression and rebound damping and adjustability and hand-turn spring preload adjustability, and top-out spring/5.3 in

    Front tire

    120/70 ZR17

    Rear tire

    200/55 ZR17

    Rake/Trail

    24.5°/4.1 in

    Ground clearance

    5.1 in

    Wheelbase

    57.3 in

  • Totals

    Overall length

    82.1 in

    Overall width

    30.3 in

    Overall height

    44.3 in

    Seat height

    32.5 in

    Curb weight

    524.8 lb**

    Fuel capacity

    4.5 gal

    Maximum Torque

    104.9 lb-ft @ 11,000 rpm

  • General

    Final drive

    Sealed chain

    Electronic Rider Aids

    Kawasaki Cornering Management Function (KCMF), Kawasaki Traction Control (KTRC), Kawasaki Launch Control Mode (KLCM), Kawasaki Intelligent anti-lock Brake System (KIBS), Kawasaki Engine Brake Control, Kawasaki Quick Shifter (KQS) (upshift & downshift), Öhlins Electronic Steering Damper,

    Frame Type

    Trellis, high-tensile steel, with swingarm mounting plate

    Color Choices

    Mirror Coated Spark Black

    Special Features

    Rideology the App Smartphone Connectivity, all-LED lighting, Highly Durable Paint, TFT Instrumentation

    Kawasaki Protection Plus (optional)

    12, 24, 36 or 48 months

  • Brakes

    Front brakes

    Dual radial-mount, opposed 4-piston Brembo Stylema® calipers, dual semi-floating 330mm discs, KIBS ABS

    Rear brakes

    Opposed 2-piston calipers, single 250mm disc, KIBS ABS

  • Guarantee

    Warranty

    12 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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