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Dual Throttle Valves

Modern sportbikes often use large-bore throttle bodies to generate high levels of power. However, with large-diameter throttles, when a rider suddenly opens the throttle, the unrestricted torque response is anythin

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  • Engine


    4-stroke, 55° V-twin, 4 valves per cylinder, SOHC, liquid-cooled


    903cc/55.1 cu in

    Bore x Stroke

    88.0 x 74.2mm

    Compression ratio


    Fuel system

    DFI® 34mm throttle bodies (2)


    TCBI with electronic advance


    5-speed with positive neutral finder

  • Suspension

    Front suspension / wheel travel

    41mm hydraulic telescopic fork/5.9 in

    Rear suspension / wheel travel

    Uni-Trak® swingarm, 7-way adjustable spring preload/4.1 in

    Front tire


    Rear tire



    32°/6.3 in

    Ground clearance

    5.3 in


    64.8 in

  • Totals

    Maximum Torque

    58.2 lb-ft @ 3500 rpm

    Overall length

    97.0 in

    Overall width

    39.6 in

    Overall height

    58.3 in

    Seat height

    26.8 in

    Curb weight

    657.1 lb**

    Fuel capacity

    5.3 gal

  • General

    Final drive

    Kevlar-reinforced belt

    Frame Type

    Semi-double cradle, high-tensile steel

    Color Choices

    Pearl Meteor Gray/Metallic Spark Black

    Kawasaki Protection Plus (optional)

    12, 24, 36, or 48 months

  • Brakes

    Front brakes

    Single 300mm hydraulic disc

    Rear brakes

    Single 270mm hydraulic disc

  • 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. ©2019 Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.

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