The Japanese bikemaker, Kawasaki has announced two new colours and graphics for the 2017 Ninja ZX 10R. While Malaysia will be the first market to receive this litre-class bike, its India arrival might take place sometime next year. The 2017 Kawasaki Ninja ZX 10R will be brought to India via CBU (Completely Built Unit) route. Just so you know, the Kawasaki Ninja ZX 10R was introduced as a successor to the Ninja ZX 9R in 2004, and received minor updates in 2005.
2017 Kawasaki Ninja ZX 10R India Launch Date
The updated Ninja ZX 10R, with new colour schemes, will be first launched in Malaysia in 2017, followed by the Indian market. Reports suggest that the new shades could also be offered as part of the options list.
2017 Kawasaki Ninja ZX 10R Price in India
|Minimum||Rs 17.50 lakh|
|Maximum||Rs 19 lakh|
With revised graphics and extra power, the new Ninja ZX 10R is estimated to be priced around Rs 17.50 lakh – Rs 19 lakh (ex-showroom).
2017 Kawasaki Ninja ZX 10R Design
The new Kawasaki ZX 10R looks more refreshing and aggressive than the current model. The lower section of the fairing gets a new metallic grey finish. The bike also features revised graphics in green shade and white painted panels across the body. Besides the regular Lime Green and Ebony shades, the updated model will come with two new colour options – Pearl Blizzard White and Metallic Flat Raw Titanium.
2017 Kawasaki Ninja ZX 10R India Specifications
|Engine||998cc, 4-cylinder, in-line DOHC, 16-valve, liquid-cooled Petrol|
|Acceleration (0-100kmph)||2.9 seconds|
The new Kawasaki Ninja ZX 10R continues to derive its power from the 998cc, four-cylinder, in-line DOHC, 16-valve, liquid-cooled engine. For the updated model, this powertrain will be tuned to produce 204bhp thus making it 7bhp more powerful than the existing model. Currently, this power unit churns out 197bhp and 113Nm of torque. Transmission on offer is a 6-speed manual unit.
2017 Kawasaki Ninja ZX 10R India Mileage
|City||9kmpl – 10kmpl|
2017 Kawasaki Ninja ZX 10R India Features
The updated Ninja ZX-10R comes with rider assist systems that include Kawasaki Intelligent Braking (KIBS), Kawasaki Launch Control (KLCS), Kawasaki Engine Braking Control (KEBC), Kawasaki Sport Traction Control (S-KTRC), Quick Shifter (KQS), etc. The bike has robust Kawasaki Intelligent Braking System (KIBS) that is controlled by 330mm and 220mm front and rear Brembo discs respectively.
2017 Kawasaki Ninja ZX 10R India Colours
– Pearl Blizzard White (new)
– Metallic Flat Raw Titanium (new)
– Lime Green
2017 Kawasaki Ninja ZX 10R Other Details
Front – 43mm inverted balance free frok
Rear – Horizontal back-link with balance free gas-charged shock
Front – KIBS, Brembo dual semi-floating 330mm discs with dual radial mounted monobloc 4-piston calipers
Rear – KIBS-controlled, single 220mm disc with aluminum single-piston caliper
Front – 120/70 ZR17
Rear – 190/55 ZR17