New Kawasaki Ninja 1000 deliveries commence – First four owners are four friends
First units of all new 2018 Kawasaki Ninja 1000 deliveries have commenced. Images - TrackSarath.
Powered by a 1043 cc liquid cooled, in-line 4 cylinder engine, the new Kawasaki Ninja 1000 is priced from INR 9.98 lakh, ex-showroom in India. Price on-road stands at Rs 11.8 lakh, ex-showorom. Mated to a 6 speed transmission, the engine delivers a peak power of 140 hp and a peak torque of 111 Nm.
The new Ninja 1000 is offered in exciting colour options of – metallic carbon grey with metallic spark black and metallic carbon grey with emerald blazed green. First four units have were delivered in Chennai earlier this week. Owners are four friends.
|Engine||1043 cc, Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line Four|
|Power||140 Bhp @ 10000 rpm|
|Torque||111 Nm @ 7300 rpm|
|0-100 kmph||3.3 secs|
|Top speed||250 kmph (limited)|
Featuring a more sharper design than before, 2017 Ninja 1000 comes with LED headlamps, new front cowl, upright riding position, increased wind protection, thanks to a new taller double bubble windshield. The windshield is adjustable by hands (no tools required). It also gets more comfortable seating, and clean-mount pannier system. Below are the dimensions of the new Ninja 1000.
|L x W x H||2105 x 790 x 1230 mm|
|Ground Clearance||135 mm|
|Kerb wt||230 kg|
|Fuel Tank||19 liters|
|Front Tyre||120/70ZR17M/C (58W)|
|Rear Tyre||190/50ZR17M/C (73W)|
|Front brake||Dual semi-floating 300 mm petal discs, 4 piston caliper|
|Rear brake||Single 250 mm petal disc, Single-piston caliper|
Kawasaki has designed the new Ninja 1000 to offer best of both worlds – everyday versatility as well as touring. Loaded with state of the art electronics, features on board the new Ninja 1000 are KIBS (Kawasaki Intelligent anti-lock Braking System), Traction Control, Wheelie Control, Cornering Management, milti-function LCS screen, etc.