Kawasaki has a total of two dealers in India and the second one was inaugurated on January 20 at the launch of Z800 2014 in Delhi.
India Kawasaki Motors – a wholly-owned subsidiary of Kawasaki Motor Corporation of Japan – has just officially introduced the 2014 Z800 naked bike model in the Indian market with the selling price from USD 12,800 before tax. The Z800 is a sports bike segment under 1,000cc and is a perfect complement to Kawasaki’s current range of products in this South Asian country.
This naked bike will compete directly with Ducati Monster 796 – a model that has not been directly distributed in this country. Kawasaki has a total of two dealers in India and the second one was inaugurated on January 20 at the launch of Z800 2014 in Delhi.
Regarding configuration, Z800 2014 is equipped with 806 cc engine, 4 cylinders in line, cooled by liquid, producing a maximum capacity of 113 horsepower at 10,200 rpm and maximum torque of 83 Nm at 8,000 rpm, comes with a 6-speed gearbox. With this powerful engine, the Z800 offers very exciting and seemingly “unmatched” performance in terms of power / cylinder ratio.
The Z800 measures 2,100mm x 800mm x 1,050mm (length x width x height) with a wheelbase of 1,145mm. Seat height from the ground is 834 mm and the ground clearance is 150mm. Without ABS brakes, the Z800 weighs 229kg, which will increase to 231kg if the vehicle is equipped with this anti-lock braking system. The Z800 2014 has a 17L fuel tank and is equipped with USD KYB front forks, 41mm in diameter, and the rear is a custom shock absorber according to the load.
Specifications of Kawasaki Z800 2014 version:
I4 806cc petrol engine, 16 valves, liquid cooled
Maximum capacity of 113 horsepower at 10,200 rpm
Maximum torque reaches 83 Nm at 8,000 rpm
Maximum speed of 233km / h
Weight 229kg without ABS and 231kg with ABS
The frame is made of steel pipe bearing, double lever
Seat height 834mm
17L fuel tank capacity
Front forks in USD KYB diameter 41mm
Suspension after the monoshock form according to load
Disc brakes have a size of 310mm for the front wheels and 250mm for the rear.
Front wheel size 120 / 70R17, rear wheel 180 / 55R17