Buyer’s Guide Model Detail

Buyer's Guide > Ninja 1000
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This litrebike is aimed at real-world usage, with more weight and slower handling than the ZX-10 series. There's also a comprehensive electronics package, with traction control, leaning ABS, etc., to help you keep upright.
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Brand
Kawasaki
Model
Ninja 1000
Categories
Sport - Standard
New/Returning
Returning for 2018
Price (base)
$ 14,299
Capacity
1,043 cc
Engine Type
Inline four, DOHC with 4 valves/cyl, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke
Transmission
6-speed, chain
Clutch
Wet multi-plate
Fueling
Fuel Injection
Max Power
140.8 HP (105 kW) @ 1000 rpm
Max Torque
81.1 ft-lbs (110 Nm) @ 7800 rpm
Seat Height, std
815 mm (32.3 in.)
Seat Height, options
Wheelbase
1440 mm (56.7 in.)
Fuel Capacity
19 L (5.02 USG)
Dry Weight
Curb Weight
235 kg (509 lbs.)
Brakes, front
Twin 300 mm discs with 4-piston calipers
Brakes, rear
Single 250 mm disc with 1-piston caliper
Antilock Brakes (ABS)
ABS Standard
Suspension, front
41 mm inverted fork with stepless compression and rebound damping and spring preload adjustability
Suspension, rear
Single shock, with rebound damping and spring preload adjustability
Tires, front
120/70-ZR17
Tires, rear
190/50-ZR17
Paint/Colours
Metallic Spark Black/Metallic Carbon Gray
Warranty
12 months, unlimited mileage

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