2018 Kawasaki Ninja® 650
Candy Plasma Blue/Ebony
Strong power and nimble handling highlight the
Ninja® 650 motorcycle. Exciting and easy to ride with sporty performance and aggressive styling, the modern Ninja 650 stays true to its Ninja roots. Rounding out the package, a comfortable and adaptable upright riding position makes the Ninja 650 an exceptional everyday ride.
- Sporty 649cc parallel-twin engine delivers smooth and responsive performance with exciting mid-range power that is felt in every gear
- Chassis with trellis frame is light and slim, resulting in nimble handling and a more direct connection to the road
- Sporty front cowl and aggressive bodywork with sharp, angular lines contribute to an authentic Ninja image
- Overall lightweight, low seat height and gull-arm design swingarm provides a lower center of gravity for agile handling and increased maneuverability
- 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
- Rake / Trail: 24.0 deg./3.9 in.
- 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
- Rear Brakes: Single 220mm petal-type disc and single-piston caliper
- Frame Type: Trellis, high-tensile steel
- 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: Pearl Storm Gray/Ebony, Candy Plasma Blue/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/4.9 in
- Rear Suspension
- Horizontal back-link with adjustable spring preload/5.1 in
- Front Brakes
- Dual 300mm petal-type discs and 2-piston calipers
- Rear Brakes
- Single 220mm petal-type disc and single-piston caliper
- 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.
- Pearl Storm Gray/Ebony, Candy Plasma Blue/Ebony
- 12 Month Limited Warranty