Recently, Kawasaki has introduced its all-new bike named Ninja 650 KRT (Kawasaki Racing Team). The bike has been launched in India and comes with a price tag of Rs. 5.49 lakh ex-showroom price. The Ninja 650 KRT is now coming with racing colors, i.e., grey, green and black. Along with this, it also comes with all new racing badges and graphics.
Some unique specifications of the bike:-
- Exclusive Kawasaki Racing Team styling inspired by WorldSBK racing featuring Lime Green/Ebony bodywork.
- The sporty 649cc parallel-twin engine delivers smooth and responsive performance with exciting mid-range power that is felt in every gear.
- Assist & slipper clutch for a light feel at the clutch lever and reduced wheel hop during downshifts for smooth corner entry
- Lightweight brakes and 5-spoke wheels reduce unsprung weight which contributes to light, agile handling
The new bike is 22 kg lighter than the previous model, i.e., the Ninja 650. The bike has the digital speedometer and negative lighting on the analog instrumentation cluster. The old Ninja 650 has the single piece seat, but with the Ninja 650 KRT, the rider will get the split seat which is 790 mm in height.
As per the report, the new edition will be available in mid-November and can be purchased at all authorized Kawasaki dealerships across India. Pre-booking process for this has been started, and it is Rs. 16,000 more than the old model.
The Ninja 650 KRT specifications
Engine 4-stroke, 2-cylinder, DOHC, water-cooled
Bore x Stroke 83.0 x 60.0mm
Compression ratio 10.8:1
Fuel System DFI® with dual 36mm Keihin throttle bodies
Ignition TCBI with digital advance
Front Tire 120/70×17
Rear Tire 160/60×17
Front Brakes Dual 300mm petal-type discs and 2-piston calipers and ABS
Rear Brakes Single 220mm petal-type disc and single-piston caliper and
Fuel Capacity 4.0 gal
Color Lime Green/Ebony