Kawasaki India launched the all new 998CC Ninja ZX10R for Rs. 15.7 lakhs and the 1441 CC ZX14R for Rs. 16.9 lakhs
Kawasaki Motors has launched two brand new luxury sports bike models in the Indian market. These new members of the Ninja family are going to be some of the finest luxury sports bikes. In spite of the poor sale volume of the >1000 CC segment of Indian market, Kawasaki has introduced the brand new ZX10R and ZX14R.
Mr. Yuji Horiuchi, the Managing Director of the India Kawasaki Motors has stated in connection with the launch of Ninja ZX10R and ZX14R “We would take this opportunity to thank our partners Bajaj Auto for the incessant support in setting up this business and will look forward to their continued collaboration in the future. With the positive feedback on our existing models such as Ninja 300 and Ninja 650, I am confident that the new launches will also be accepted by the Indian consumers enthusiastically. India is an important market more us and which is why we have brought the latest and the best of Ninja’s portfolio in the country. We are optimistic of introducing 1 – 2 launches of this stature every year”.
The brand new Kawasaki Ninja ZX10R comes fitted with a 998 CC liquid cooled inline 4 engine that is capable of generating around 200 PS of power at the peak along with 112 Nm of torque. The power gets transmitted to the rear wheel through a 6 speed transmission gear box. The bike is capable of attaining 100 kmph speed from rest within just 2.85 seconds only and the top speed of the bike is around 290 kmph.
Kawasaki has powered the new Ninja ZX14R with a 1441 CC liquid cooled inline 4 engine that is capable of generating around 200 PS of power as maximum along with 162.5 Nm of torque. The bike is capable of attaining 100 kmph speed from rest within just 3 seconds and top speed of the vehicle is around 299 kmph. The manufacturer claimed that power output of the brand new ZX10R gets raised up to 209.9 PS when accompanied with Ram Air whereas the power of ZX14R gets raised up to 210 PS.
Kawasaki India has priced the brand new ZX10R for Rs. 15.7 lakhs only in the Indian market whereas the new ZX14R is offered for Rs. 16.9 lakhs only.
[Source: Rush Lane]