Engine 4-stroke, 4-cylinder, DOHC, 16-valve, liquid-cooled
Displacement 948cc
Bore x Stroke 73.4 x 56.0mm
Compression ratio 10.8:1
Fuel System DFI® with Keihin 36mm throttle bodies
Ignition TCBI with electronic advance
Transmission 6-speed, return shift
Final Drive Sealed chain
Front Suspension / Wheel Travel Inverted telescopic fork (10-way) with adjustable compression and rebound (12-way) damping,
spring preload/4.7
Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel Horizontal back-link swingarm with stepless adjustable rebound damping and spring preload/5.5 in
Front Tire 120/70 ZR17 Dunlop GPR-300F
Rear Tire 180/55 ZR17 Dunlop GPR-300
Front Brakes Dual disc ABS
Rear Brakes Single disc ABS
Frame Type Tubular, diamond
Rake/Trail 25.4°/3.5 in
Overall Length 83.1 in
Overall Width 34.1 in
Overall Height 46.5 in
Ground Clearance 5.3 in
Seat Height 31.5 in
Curb Weight 471.9 lb**
Fuel Capacity 4.5 gal
Wheelbase 58.1 in
Color Choices Candytone Brown/Candytone Orange, Metallic Spark Black
Warranty 12 Month Limited Warranty
Kawasaki Protection Plus™ (optional) 12, 24, 36 or 48 months