Light, Nimble, Exciting and Easy to Ride

Superbly balanced and extremely exciting, the new 2017 Ninja 650L KRT Edition features a 650cc Parallel Twin engine with a strong low-mid range focus and a remarkably lightweight chassis in a slim, middleweight package. Supersport-like nimble handling, direct feel and strong acceleration are complemented by easy-to-manage power delivery and rider-friendly manoeuvrability, offering an ideal blend of sporty performance and everyday versatility sure to satisfy everyone from new to more experienced riders. Sharp styling strengthens its Ninja family image, reflecting its highly evocative character.


Engine:  
Type Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke Parallel Twin
Displacement 649 cm³
Bore and Stroke 83.0 x 60.0 mm
Compression ratio 10.8:1
Valve system DOHC, 8 valves
Fuel system Fuel injection: ø36 mm x 2 36 mm x 2 with dual
throttle valves
Ignition Digital
Starting Electric
Lubrication Forced lubrication, semi-dry sump
Drivetrain:  
Transmission 6-speed, return
Final drive Sealed Chain
Primary reduction ratio 2.095 (88/42)
1st 2.438 (39/16)
2nd 1.714 (36/21)
3rd 1.333 (32/24)
4th 1.111 (30/27)
5th 0.966 (28/29)
6th 0.852 (23/27)
Final reduction ratio 3.067 (46/15)
Clutch Wet multi-disc, manual
Frame:  
Type Trellis, high-tensile steel
Wheel travel:
Front 125 mm
Rear 130 mm
Tyre:
Front 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear 160/60ZR17M/C (69W)
Caster (rake) 24.5°
Trail 110 mm
Steering angle (left/right) 35° / 35°
Suspension:  
Front 41 mm telescopic fork
Rear Horizontal Back-link with adjustable preload
Brakes:  
Front: Dual semi-floating 300 mm petal discs
Caliper Dual piston with ABS
Rear: Single 220 mm petal disc
Caliper Single-piston with ABS
Dimensions:  
Overall length 2,055 mm
Overall width 740 mm
Overall height high position 1,135 mm
Wheelbase 1,410 mm
Ground clearance 130 mm
Seat height 790 mm
Curb mass 192 kg
Fuel capacity 15 L
Performance:  
Maximum power 37.8 kW / 8,000 rpm
Maximum torque 59.0 N-m / 6,500 rpm
Colours:

Blizzard White

Ebony and Lime Green

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The specifications mentioned here apply to and have been achieved by production models under standard operating conditions. We intend only to give a fair description of the vehicle and its performance capabilities but these specifications may not apply to every machine supplied for sale. Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. reserves the right to alter specifications without prior notice. Equipment illustrated and specifications may vary to meet individual markets.

2019 Ninja 650L KRT Edition - Sport - Coast Powersports - Yamaha, KTM, Kawasaki motorcycles - Adelaide, South Australia