Finally, Kawasaki’s most awaited motorcycle has been launched. Kawasaki introduced the Ninja ZX-4R in the Indian market with an ex-showroom price of Rs 8.49 lakh. This bike has more features than what we had heard about. The fully-faired motorcycle with high performance is available in India as a built unit (CBU), which costs more. It is positioned between the Ninja 650 and Ninja 400 in Kawasaki’s Indian lineup.
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-4R: Features
Talking about the features, the Ninja ZX-4R comes with a 4.3-inch digital TFT color console with two display modes – Normal and Circuit. In an in-circuit manner, the instrument cluster reads gear position and lap time and highlights rpm above 10,000 Bluetooth connectivity. The best feature is that the instrument cluster can be synced with the smartphone. The additional features of Ninja ZX-4R offer four ride modes – Sport, Road, Rain or Rider (customizable), traction control, and all-LED lights. The bike is available only in a single color, black.
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-4R: Hardware
The Ninja ZX-4R has a trellis frame at its foundation. Whose design is inspired by Kawasaki’s World Superbike Ninja ZX-10RR racer Ninja ZX-10R and Ninja ZX-6R. The motorcycle features upside-down forks at the front and a mono-shock at the rear.
As for braking duties, the Ninja ZX-4R comes standard with dual-channel ABS, twin 290mm front disc brakes, and a single 220mm disc at the rear.
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-4R: Engine
The Kawasaki Ninja ZX-4R is powered by a 399cc BS6 engine that generates a maximum power of 76.4 bhp and torque of 39 Nm. The Ninja ZX-4R is equipped with both front and rear disc brakes and an anti-locking braking system. The kerb weight of this Ninja ZX-4R bike is 189 kg, and its fuel tank capacity is 15 liters.
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-4R: Price and Rivals
The Ninja ZX-4R is priced at Rs 8.49 lakh, ex-showroom Delhi, and is available in only one variant, the Ninja ZX-4R Standard. The Ninja ZX-4R competes with other 400cc bikes in India, such as the Triumph Speed 400, Bajaj Dominar 400, Ninja 400, and the upcoming Aprilia RS 457.