India Kawasaki Motors has added a new Candy Plasma Blue colour variant to the 2018 Ninja 650 model lineup. Priced at Rs 5.33 lakh (ex-showroom), the new Kawasaki Ninja 650 Blue variant will be available in limited numbers. Official bookings for the bike have already been commenced across the nation.
The new 2018 Kawasaki Ninja 650 Blue model comes as a replacement to the Black shade variant that will be discontinued soon. Save for the new colour scheme, the bike remains unchanged. Read – Kawasaki Vulcan S – Price & Details
Commenting on the launch, Yutaka Yamashita, Managing Director of India Kawasaki Motors said: “We take a lot of pride in different colour combinations, though the green and black is our signature style. The Ninja 650 in black received a very good response in the Indian market. Now we are expecting the same for blue Ninja 650 ABS.” Check Out – Kawasaki Ninja 650 KRT Edition Pictures
Similar to the regular model, the 2018 Kawasaki Ninja 650 Blue variant uses the 649cc, liquid-cooled, parallel-twin DOHC engine that’s good enough for 68bhp of power at 8,000rpm and 65.7Nm of torque at 6,500rpm. Delivering power to the wheels is a 6-speed gearbox. Built on high tensile steel trellis frame, the bike comes with 41mm telescopic front fork and a rear horizontal back-link with adjustable preload. Read: Kawasaki Ninja 400 Unveiled – Pictures & Details
Besides addition of the new Ninja 650 colour variant, the Japanese bikemaker will unveil a range of new motorcycles at the 2018 Auto Expo next month. While the company hasn’t yet revealed the product lineup, it is expected to showcase the new Ninja H2 SX, Ninja ZX-10R SE and Ninja 400. The bikemaker will also reveal a few new dirt motorcycles.