Kawasaki, the company known for his sports bike and there massive engine, which performs one step more than the expected range. After the great grand success of small bikes of Kawasaki like ninja 300 ninja 400, Kawasaki is going to introduce Kawasaki Z400 in the Indian market. which is the naked version of Kawasaki ninja 400. This bike is coming with a price tag of 4 lakh (estimated price).
- Basic Overview of Kawasaki Z400
- Summary of Kawasaki Z400
- Technical specifications of Z400:- Let’s explore some technical specifications.
- Engine and Transmission
- Brakes and Tyres
- Dimensions and Weight of Z400
- Instrument console and features
- The battery of Kawaski Z400
- Comfort features in Kawasaki
- Kawasaki Z400 Performance and Handling
- Styling and comfort of Kawasaki Z400
- Kawasaki z400 top speed
- Mileage of kawasaki z400
- kawasaki z400 launch date in India
- kawasaki z400 price in India
Basic Overview of Kawasaki Z400
Kawasaki Z400 is the first time seen in EICMA 2018 Motorshow, where Kawasaki announced that they are going to add one more light machine in the Indian market very soon. In this bike, we are getting the same engine as well as we get in ninja 400 so as the chassis too but definitely ergonomics is going to be something different than the ninja 400.
However, if we talk about the looks, Z400 has an amazing headlamp with sharp edges. which makes it very aggressive, followed by the sharp edge front fender and have the fully digital instrument cluster. This bike has a stock Akrapovic exhaust system, which means this bike is going to be so loud and also have a broad fuel tank which gives an aggressive look.
Summary of Kawasaki Z400
|Bike variant||Kawasaki z400|
|Braking system||2 channel ABS|
|Price in India(expected)||4.50 lakhs|
|Shades||candy lime green/metallic spark black/metallic flat spark black/candy cardinal red|
|Official tag line||street born track-inspired|
Technical specifications of Z400:- Let’s explore some technical specifications.
Engine and Transmission
|Engine description||Liquid-cooled 4 stroke parallel twin|
|Fuel type||Fuel injection 32 mm*2|
|Max power||45 hp @ 1000 rpm|
|Max torque||38 nm @ 8000 rpm|
|Lubrication||Forced lubrication, wet sump|
|Valve system||Double overhead cam(DOHC), 8 valves|
|Number of gears||6|
|Clutch||Wet multidisk, manual|
|Primary reduction ratio||2.219(71/32)|
|Final drive||Sealed chain|
Brakes and Tyres
|Front brake||Single semi-floating 310 mm plate disc, caliper:- single balanced actuation dual piston|
|Rear brake||Single 210mm|
|Front tyre||110/70-r17m/c 54H|
|Rear tyre||150/60-R/17 M/C 66H|
|Front wheel||17 inch|
|Rear wheel||17 inch|
Dimensions and Weight of Z400
|Overall width||800 mm|
|Overall height||1055 mm|
|Ground clearance||145 mm|
|Seat heights||785 mm|
|Kerb weight||167 kg|
|Fuel tank capacity||14 litre|
Instrument console and features
The battery of Kawaski Z400
Comfort features in Kawasaki
|Engine kill switch||Yes|
Kawasaki Z400 Performance and Handling
Kawasaki bikes have always known for its excellent performance and handling. The same thing buyers are going to expect from Z400. There is no doubt that this bike will offer supreme performance.
The suspension duties will be followed by 42mm conventional telescopic front fox and the adjustable mono-shock at the back with the five-way different adjustable modes.
Images of Kawasaki z400
Styling and comfort of Kawasaki Z400
If we talk about comfort in Kawaski Z400 the buyers will get the same comfort as similar as in ninja 400 because z400 has the same chassis as given in ninja 400 but there is some difference in vehicle dynamics and also there is a minor difference in comfort because of the different suspension system used in Kawasaki Z400. Undoubtedly this bike is going to deliver a comfortable ride to the riders.
Like other Kawasaki bikes Kawasaki continuous the legacy in Kawaski Z400 by giving an aggressive look. The twin headlamps featured by LED lighting highlights the overall design of the bike.
Kawasaki z400 top speed
The z400 has a top speed of 180 kmph and claims the mileage of 21 kmpl which is less but as usual Kawasaki bikes have a powerful engine and due to this it gives better performance and feels like a powerful bike.
Mileage of kawasaki z400
The ARAI claimed that the mileage of Kawasaki z400 is 26 kmpl.
kawasaki z400 launch date in India
The Kawasaki z400 is expected to be launch in India in the mid of July 2020 but due to the COVID-19, it may be delayed to launch in India.
kawasaki z400 price in India
The expected price of the z400 in India is Rs 4.00 lakhs. This is a powerful and good performance bike under this budget.