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Kawasaki Z900RS launched in India at price of Rs 15.30 lakh. Here are the specifications.

Speed News Desk | Updated on: 24 February 2018, 15:21 IST
2018 Kawasaki Z900RS

Call it a bike with thoroughly modern performance with a total “Retro” look from the engine, suspension, design, wheels, and tires which enhances its design elements from an iconic model introduced in the 1970s? A “beautiful modern motorcycle that makes you want to stare at it in your garage and you just cannot wait for the ride which will blow your mind.

Fine, okay, we understand its too long, so we are just gonna say it that your wait is over now, because the new Kawasaki Z900RS is now launched in India.

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Japan-based motorcycle giant, Kawasaki has launched it's appealing Z900RS retro-naked which totally looks like a monster bike at a price tag of Rs 15.3 lakh. An upgrade to the Z900 regarding engine and technology, the Z900RS is inspired by the Kawasaki’s classic 1972 made Z1.

Suggested Riding Style

Helmet: Shoei RF-1200
Jacket: Aether Badlands
Gloves: Racer Soul
Pants: Aether Ramble
Boots: Alpinestars Rayburn

2018 Kawasaki Z900RS

2018 Kawasaki Z900RS Engine Specifications

Type: Inline-4
Bore x stroke: 73.4 x 56.0mm
Displacement: 948cc
Compression ratio: 10.8:1
Valve train: DOHC, 4vpc
Fueling: EFI w/ 36mm Keihin throttle bodies
Cooling: Liquid
Transmission: 6-speed
Final drive: Sealed chain

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2018 Kawasaki Z900RS


Frame: Tubular steel trellis
Front suspension; travel: Fully adjustable inverted KYB fork; 4.7 inches
Rear suspension: Linkage-assisted laid-down shock w/ adjustable rebound damping and spring-preload; 5.5 inches of travel
Front tire: 120/70 ZR17; Dunlop Sportmax GPR-300F
Rear tire: 180/55 ZR17; Dunlop Sportmax GPR-300F
Front brakes: 300mm rotors w/ 4-piston radially mounted calipers and radial pump
Rear brakes: 250mm rotor w/ single-piston caliper
ABS: Standard

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2018 Kawasaki Z900RS

Dimensions and Capacities

Wheelbase: 58.1 inches
Rake: 25.4 degrees
Trail: 3.5 inches
Seat height: 31.5 inches
Fuel capacity: 4.5 gallons
Curb weight: 472 pounds


First published: 24 February 2018, 15:21 IST