Cars in India | Autoportal.com

EICMA 2014 - Kawasaki onslaught continues - Ninja 250SL and Z250SL!

EICMA 2014 - Kawasaki onslaught continues - Ninja 250SL and Z250SL!

Snapshot: Kawasaki has showcased two new models for the entry level performance fans, the Z250SL and the Ninja 250SL!!

- Comments    |    Write Comment

Through all the sublime, ferociously fast, technologically Marvelous and beastly powerful Kawasaki's being displayed at the EICMA. What has taken our fancy are two tiny little models, which make a much more sense for this part of the world. Kawasaki has showcased two new models for the entry level performance fans, the Z250SL and the Ninja 250SL.

The Ninja 250SL is essentially the faired version of the Z250SL. Hence, both motorcycles are powered by a liquid-cooled, single-cylinder, fuel-injected 249 cc engine which makes 28 PS (27.6bhp) at 9,700 rpm and 22.6 Nm of torque at 8,200 rpm, paired to a 6-speed transmission. 

The lighter Z250SL weighs 148 kg (150 kg in case of the ABS variant) and the Ninja comes in at 151 kg (152 kg for the ABS model). The motorcycles are based on a tube diamond frame and get 37 mm telescopic forks at the front and a Uni-Trak with adjustable spring preload damper at the rear.

A single 290 mm disc with a dual-piston calliper does duty at the front and a 220 mm disc with a similar calliper is present at the rear. Both motorcycles get a 11 litre fuel tank. In terms of dimensions, there are mild differences in these bikes thanks to the fairing. 

While they both measure 1,935 mm in length, the Z250SL is slightly wider at 700 mm (the Ninja is 685 mm) and a bit shorter at 1,015 mm (the Ninja measures 1,075 mm). The Z250SL has a higher 180 mm ground clearance compared to the Ninja’s 165 mm. 

 

Is the Kawasaki H2 the Ultimate Streetbike!!

Related car news

  • Ford Joins Hyderabad Development Authority For Smarter City Commute 16-12-2017 Autoportal Team Ford Joins Hyderabad Development Authority For Smarter City...
  • Tata Motors Conferred with National Energy Conservation Award 2017 15-12-2017 Mayank Gupta Tata Motors Conferred with National Energy Conservation Awar...
  • Mercedes-Benz inaugurates two luxury facilities in Mumbai 15-12-2017 Davender Soni Mercedes-Benz inaugurates two luxury facilities in Mumbai
  • Renault Captur 'Bose Editon' coming soon 15-12-2017 Davender Soni Renault Captur 'Bose Editon' coming soon
  • Eicher showcases Pro-series trucks for construction and mining at Excon 2017 15-12-2017 Autoportal Team Eicher showcases Pro-series trucks for construction and mini...
  • Volkswagen India to hike car prices by Rs. 20,000 from January 2018 15-12-2017 Autoportal Team Volkswagen India to hike car prices by Rs. 20,000 from Janua...
Helpline