Its combination of long-travel suspension, sporty 17" wheels, a slim upright riding position and a compact parallel-twin engine results in a highly versatile package, offering riders maximum riding excitement.
Compact 649cc parallel-twin engine combines maximum low- and mid-range torque and high-rpm performance for an exhilarating ride
Slim, upright riding position offers a high level of comfort and nimble handling
Windscreen with 2 inches of tool-free adjustment adds comfort for highway cruising
New gear position indicator
New available GPS mount accessory
Engine: 4-stroke, 2-cylinder, DOHC, liquid-cooled, 4 valves per cylinder parallel twin
Bore x Stroke: 83.0 x 60.0mm
Compression ratio: 10.8:1
Fuel System: DFI® w/38mm Keihin throttle bodies (2)
Ignition: TCBI with digital advance
Transmission: 6-speed with positive neutral finder
Final Drive: Sealed chain
Front Suspension / Wheel Travel: 41mm hydraulic telescopic fork with stepless adjustable rebound and preload/5.9 in
Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel: Single offset laydown shock with remote adjustable spring preload/5.7 in
Front Tire: 120/70x17
Rear Tire: 160/60x17
Front Brakes: Dual 300mm petal-style rotors with 2-piston calipers, ABS
Rear Brakes: Single 250mm petal-style rotor with single-piston caliper, ABS
Frame Type: Double pipe diamond frame constructed from high-tensile steel
Rake/Trail: 25 deg./4.3 in.
Overall Length: 85.2 in.
Overall Width: 33.1 in.
Overall Height: 55.1 in./57.1 in.
Ground Clearance: 6.7 in.
Seat Height: 33.1 in.
Curb Weight: 476.3 lb.
Fuel Capacity: 5.5 gal.
Wheelbase: 55.7 in.
Color Choices: Metallic Flat Black/Metallic Carbon Gray, Metallic Flat Raw Titanium
Warranty: 12 Month Limited Warranty
Kawasaki Protection Plus™ (optional): 12, 24, 36 or 48 months
Curb weight includes all necessary materials and fluids to operate correctly, full tank of fuel (more than 90 percent capacity) and tool kit (if supplied).