Kawasaki motorcycles is one of the leading bike manufacturer in the Indian market. The motorcycles of this brand has been manufactured by the Motorcycle & an Engine division of Kawasaki Heavy Industries. These industries have various plants in Japan, USA, Philippines, Indonesia and Thailand. The Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. develop products, such as all-terrain vehicles, motorcycles, recreation utility vehicles, JET SKI watercraft, utility vehicles and general-purpose gasoline engines. The Kawasaki Motors India has 100 percent subsidiary of Japanese two-wheeler manufacturer Kawasaki Motors Corp. Most of the company’s CBU models are imported from Japan and Thailand.
Popular Bikes In Its Portfolio
Kawasaki Ninja 300 is one of the popular bikes in this series and it is to be a worthy successor to the Ninja 250R. It was launched in October 2013 and loaded with new 296cc, liquid-cooled, DOHC parallel twin engine. The engine delivers a maximum power of 39bhp and 28Nm of torque. This powerful engine is mated to a six-speed gearbox and Slipper clutch. This motorcycle will be available in two colour schemes include Pearl Stardust White and Lime Green. Kawasaki 650R was introduced in India for the first time back in the year 2011. The model is powered by the fuel-injected, 649cc parallel twin engine, which puts out around 71bhp of power. It has a top speed of around 220kmph and reaches 0 to 100kmph in less than five seconds.
Other Models In This Line-up
Kawasaki Ninja 1000 has been recently introduced in the Indian market and it sports 1043cc inline four liquid-cooled engines. Moreover, the power mill is mated with a six-speed sequential gearbox and that churns out 142bhp of power and 111Nm of torque. Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R gets Kawasaki Intelligent Antilock Braking System and it is the Japanese bike maker’s second big machine. It is equipped with a 998cc inline-four liquid cooled engine. It is mated to a six-speed sequential gearbox.The Ninja ZX-14R is a huge motorcycle powered by a 1,441cc inline-four liquid cooled engine and it is mated to a six-speed gearbox. This motorcycle is equipped with KTRC traction-control system and it comes with three different modes for varying riding conditions. Other available models include Z800, Z1000 and many more. The latest upcoming bikes in this portfolio are the Z250 naked bike and Kawasaki ER-6n.
Kawasaki Bikes Price List in India
Upcoming Kawasaki Bikes
- Kawasaki ZX-6RExpected Launch: Not availableNot available Expected Price
- Kawasaki Z250 SLExpected Launch: Not availableNot available Expected Price
- Kawasaki Ninja 250SLExpected Launch: Not availableNot available Expected Price
- Kawasaki Z400Expected Launch: Not availableNot available Expected Price
Market Segment For Kawasaki Bikes
Kawasaki is a pioneer in the bike manufacturing segment. Bikes from Kawasaki are sold through the length and breadth of India through various dealerships. Some of its bikes have gained a lot of attention in the Indian market and this brand is bound to grow more in the coming years.
Performance & Mileage
Kawasaki bikes are very reliable in nature. These bikes are considered to give good fuel efficiency when they hit the road. They might not outperform everything in terms of performance in other bikes, but it gives an overall satisfaction of ownership. Kawasaki makes one of the best bikes in the world. A lot of focus is being laid upon efficient fuel burning and addition of technical features. Some of the best bikes in India, have fuel-saving technologies, which are the need of the hour as they pave an efficient way of developing performance bikes for emerging markets across the globe.
In terms of safety features, it gives one of the best in class features in its segment. The new bikes and scooters in this segment are giving particular consideration to rider safety hence it comes loaded with various safety features. With increasing number of accidents, safety features in a bike has become an integral part of a bike manufacturer.
The new generation of motorcycles and scooters has started gaining improved features and much nicer designs. New headlamp designs and sculpted fairing parts not only look better but also try to reduce wind blast and aid in cooling of motorcycles. World-class features, like automatic headlamps, LED head lamps, full digital meters, and ABS braking are gaining huge interest. This has improved safety and increased style quotient of new bikes across the entire portfolio.
The modern day bikes from Kawasaki are coming up with new design to attract the young customers. Taking inspiration from the International brands, Indian companies are also adapting a futuristic design and styling elements. With a lot of innovation around looks and design, manufacturers have made it an important factor to consider before developing any new facelift or a new product.
With growing number of accidents, Kawasaki spends quality time in choosing the right build quality to avoid damage to the vehicle. A strong build quality ensures a sturdy drive experience and more reliability and assurance to the rider in terms of safety.
Kawasaki gives special attention to the comfort and experience. Seat quality, Handling experience, Ride quality have become an internal pre requisite when building a bike/scooter. A bike should be able to give a good ride experience to the rider for all kinds of terrains and long drives. Kawasaki makes sure of that. Riders, need to feel that comfort factor while riding their bike may it be for daily city commute or long rides.
Latest Kawasaki Updates
Ashish P Abraham, 2018-11-16 21:16:42
Latest Kawasaki Versys 1000 pre-bookings at Rs 1.5 lakhs
The Kawasaki Versys 1000 will be offered only in candy steel furnace orange colour.
Mainak, 2018-07-30 12:22:29
Kawasaki Versys 1000 Discontinued in India
Kawasaki has discontinued the Versys 1000 in India due to lack of demand.
Autoportal Team, 2018-07-23 12:11:46
Kawasaki Ninja 300 ABS launched, Price Starts at Rs 2.98 lakh
The new Kawasaki Ninja 300 ABS gets a price cut of Rs 62,000.
Mayank Gupta, 2018-07-18 13:00:08
Kawasaki Z900 RS Black Launched at Rs 15.30 Lakhs
In February 2018, Kawasaki Z900 RS was launched in candy tone orange colour in the In...
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