2017 Kawasaki Ninja® 650 ABS KRT Edition
Representing Kawasaki in global racing activities, Kawasaki Racing Team (KRT) supports the world’s best racers on the world’s most advanced motorcycles. The KRT-inspired color and graphics package is offered on select Kawasaki production street models to empower everyday riders with Kawasaki’s long legacy of motorcycle racing at the world championship level.
The Ninja® 650 ABS KRT Edition offers exclusive Kawasaki Racing Team styling inspired by WorldSBK racing and features Lime Green/Ebony bodywork.
- Smooth Power: New assist/slipper clutch for light feel at the clutch lever and reduced wheel hop during downshifts for smooth corner entry
- Agile Handling: New lighter weight brakes and 5-spoke wheels reduce unsprung weight which contributes to light handling
- Aggressive Ninja Styling: New clip-on style handlebars for authentic Ninja image
- Engine: 4-stroke, 2-cylinder, DOHC, water-cooled
- Displacement: 649cc
- Bore x Stroke: 83.0 x 60.0mm
- Compression ratio: 10.8:1
- Fuel System: DFI® with dual 36mm Keihin throttle bodies
- Ignition: TCBI with digital advance
- Transmission: 6-speed
- Final Drive: Sealed chain
- Electronic Rider Aids: ABS
- Front Suspension / Wheel Travel: 41mm hydraulic telescopic fork/4.9 in
- Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel: Horizontal back-link with adjustable spring preload/5.1 in
- Front Tire: 120/70x17
- Rear Tire: 160/60x17
- Front Brakes: Dual 300mm petal-type discs and 2-piston calipers and ABS
- Rear Brakes: Single 220mm petal-type disc and single-piston caliper and ABS
- Frame Type: Trellis, high-tensile steel
- Rake/Trail: 24.0/3.9 in.
- Overall Length: 80.9 in.
- Overall Width: 29.1 in.
- Overall Height: 44.7 in.
- Ground Clearance: 5.1 in.
- Seat Height: 31.1 in.
- Curb Weight: 425.6 lb.
- Fuel Capacity: 4.0 gal.
- Wheelbase: 55.5 in.
- Color Choices: Lime Green/Ebony
- Warranty: 12 Month Limited Warranty
- Kawasaki Protection Plus™ (optional): 12, 24, 36 or 48 months
- Engine Type
- 4-stroke, 2-cylinder, DOHC
- Bore and Stroke
- 83.0 x 60.0mm
- Compression Ratio
- Fuel System
- DFI® with dual 36mm Keihin throttle bodies
- TCBI with digital advance
- Final Drive
- Sealed chain
- Front Suspension
- 41mm hydraulic telescopic fork
- Rear Suspension
- Horizontal back-link with adjustable spring preload
- Front Brakes
- Dual 300mm petal-type discs and 2-piston calipers and ABS
- Rear Brakes
- Single 220mm petal-type disc and single-piston caliper and ABS
- Front Tire
- Rear Tire
- 55.5 in.
- Seat Height
- 31.1 in.
- 24.0 deg.
- 3.9 in.
- Fuel Capacity
- 4.0 gal.
- Dry Weight
- Curb Weight: 425.6 lb.
- Lime Green/Ebony
- 12 Month Limited Warranty