Kawasaki Launches 2017 Versys 650, Z900, Z650, Ninja 650, Ninja 300 Line Of Superbikes In India

Kawasaki has unveiled its 2017 product portfolio in India in compliance with BSIV emission norms that includes four superbikes – Kawasaki Versys 650, Kawasaki Z900, Kawasaki Z650, and Kawasaki Ninja 650. With respect to the new BSIV emission norms, manufacturers are lunching their product lineups in the country to comply with the norms and the bikes comes with engine tweaks and AHO (Auto Headlamp On) feature.

2017 Kawasaki Versys 650

The design looks inspired from the Versys 1000 that comes with sleek body profile including headlamps, tail lights and sides portfolio. The new Versys 650 comes with improved switchgear, handle grips, redesigned instrument cluster and features LED lighting tech for better range for hazy conditions.

2017 Kawasaki Versys 650

2017 Versys 650 Specifications

Engine: 649cc, four-stoke, liquid-cooled, parallel twin engine

Power: 68 bhp at 8500 rpm

Peak Torque: 64 Nm at 7000 rpm

Transmission: Six-speed manual gearbox

Brake System:

Front – 300mm petal rotors with piston calipers

Rear – 250mm single petal rotor with single piston caliper

Dimension: 165mm x 840mm x1450mm

Wheelbase: 1415mm

Ground clearance: 170mm

Kerb Weight: 216 Kg

Tyres: Front – 120/70×7 Rear – 160/60×17 wide tyres

Colours: Metallic Flat Raw Titanium, Metallic Flat Black/Metallic Carbon Gray

Price: Rs. 6.60 lakh (Ex-showroom Delhi)

2017 Kawasaki Z900

The new Kawasaki Z900 high performance steer racer will replace the current offering Z800, which comes with bunch of new features and styling cues. The Z900 is based on the newly developed Trellis high tensile chassis which possess lightweight and narrow for better riding experience. ABS comes as standard and is imported to India though completely built unit (CBU) route.

2017 Kawasaki Z900

2017 Z900 Specifications

Engine: 948cc 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, inline-four cylinder

Power: 126 bhp at 6000 rpm

Peak Torque: 98.6 Nm

Transmission: 6-speed manual gearbox

Break System:

Front – Dual 300mm petal-type rotors with four-piston calipers, ABS

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

Dimension: 2070mm x 820mm x1065mm

Wheelbase: 1450mm

Ground clearance: 795mm

Kerb Weight: 210.5 kg

Tyres:

Front – 120/70 ZR17 Dunlop Sportmax D214

Rear – 180/55 ZR17 Dunlop Sportmax D214

Colours: Pearl Mystic Gray/Metallic Flat Spark Black, Metallic Flat Spark Black/Metallic Spark Black

Price: Rs. 6 lakh (Ex-showroom, New Delhi)

2017 Kawasaki Z650

The new Kawasaki Z650 naked street fighter sports aggressive design and features which is the part of ‘Z’ lineup based on the new high tensile Trellis frame. It features wide headlamp with a beefy 15-litre fuel tank and sharp aggressive tail light.  The design of Z650 is inspired from Sugomi design language and gets all the bells and whistles of a premium bike.

2017 Kawasaki Z650

2017 Z650 Specifications

Engine: 649cc 4-stroke, 2-cylinder, DOHC, liquid-cooled powermill

Power: 68 bhp at 8000 rpm

Peak Torque: 65.7 Nm at 6500 rpm

Transmission: 6-speed manual gearbox

Break System:

Front – Dual 300mm petal-type rotors with four-piston calipers, ABS

Rear – Single 220mm petal-style disc w/ABS

Dimension: 2055mm x 775mm x 1080mm

Wheelbase: 1410mm

Ground Clearance: 130mm

Kerb Weight: 187 kg

Tyres:

Front – 20/70 ZR17 Dunlop

Rear – 160/60 ZR17 Dunlop Sportmax D214

Colours: Metallic Flat Spark Black/Metallic Spark Black, Pearl Flat Stardust White/Metallic Spark Black

Price: Rs. 5.19 lakh (Ex-showroom, New Delhi)

2017 Kawasaki Ninja 650

The new 2017 Kawasaki Ninja 650 comes with a bunch of cosmetic enhancements and tweaks based on the new high tensile steel Trellis frame. It gets beefed twin headlamps with aggressive fairing, redesigned tail light with improved split seats. The new Ninja 650 is 6.8 percent more economical than the outgoing model because of the addition slipper clutch and decreased weight.

2017 Kawasaki Ninja 650

It houses 41mm front hydraulic telescopic suspension and horizontal adjustable spring system at the rear. It accelerates zero to 100kmph in less than 4.65 seconds with top speed of 212 kmph.

2017 Ninja 650 Specifications

Engine: 649cc 4-stroke, 2-cylinder, DOHC, water-cooled powermill

Power: 71 bhp at 8500 rpm

Peak Torque: 64 Nm at 7000 rpm

Transmission: 6-speed

Break System:

Front – Dual 300mm petal-type discs and 2-piston calipers and ABS

Rear – Single 220mm petal-type disc and single-piston caliper and ABS

Dimension: 2110mm x 770mm x 1180mm

Wheelbase: 1410mm

Ground Clearance: 130mm

Kerb Weight: 211 kg

Tyres:

Front – 120/70-17 ZRI7M/C

Rear – 160/60-17 ZRI7M/C

Colours: Metallic Spark Black, Pearl Blizzard White, Candy Burnt Orange

Price: 5.69 lakh (Ex-showroom New Delhi)

2017 Kawasaki Ninja 300

The new Kawasaki Ninja 650 sports identical features to that of the current offering while it gets new colour choices and graphics. The India-spec model will not feature ABS, thought the international model boasts ABS and Non-ABS trims. The new model features aggressive sporty alloy wheels, twin headlights, LED tail lamps and improved instrument cluster.

2017 Kawasaki Ninja 300

2017 Ninja 300

Engine: 296cc 4-stroke, 2-cylinder, DOHC, liquid-cooled

Power: 38.5 bhp at 11000 rpm

Peak Torque: 27 Nm at 10000 rpm

Transmission: 6-speed

Break System:

Front – Single 290mm petal-type disc with 2-piston hydraulic caliper

Rear – Single 220mm petal-type disc with 2-piston hydraulic caliper

Dimension: 2015mm x 715mm x 1110mm

Wheelbase: 1405mm

Ground Clearance: 140mm

Kerb Weight: 172 kg

Tyres:

Front – 110/70-17 M/C 54W

Rear – 140/70-17 M/C 66S

Colours: Pearl Blizzard White, Candy Plasma Green

Price: Rs. 3.64 lakh (Ex-showroom, New Delhi)

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