The 2021 Kawasaki Ninja 650: Team Green’s Tanto Sword
The 2021 Kawasaki Ninja 650 brings sharp styling and a more upright riding position to the Ninja family. Using the 649cc parallel-twin engine, shared in a few places across the 2021 Kawasaki lineup, in the Ninja 650 it is tuned to kick out 67hp.
Like all of Kawasaki’s Japanese-made Ninja family, the Ninja 650 has the same distinctive lines through the fairing, windscreen, and headlight assembly that are instantly recognizable. Kawasaki Motorcycles has aimed this bike to be a rewarding street machine. From the front forks, brakes, frame construction, and tire choice the Ninja 650 has been dialed in to reward your daily commutes.
As expected features such as ABS are standard, including a slipper clutch is a nice bonus. Excellent tech features are included and easily accessed through the TFT display. Your smartphone can Bluetooth connect and make use of the Kawasaki Rideology app.
Colors for 2021 include — Metallic Graphite Gray / Metallic Spark Black, Metallic Spark Black / Metallic Imperial Red. For a $200 upcharge, you can get the KRT Edition graphics.
The 2021 Kawasaki Ninja 650 starts at $7,599 USD / $8,899 CAD.
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- Price: $7,599 USD / $8,899 CAD
- Key Features:
- ABS Brakes
- Smartphone Connectivity
- Assist And Slipper Clutch
- Twin LED headlights
- Engine: 649cc, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC 8-valve parallel twin
- Power: 50 kW (67 hp) @ 8,000 RPM
- Torque: 47.0 lb-ft (63.7 NM) @ 6,700 RPM
- Wet Weight: 191.9 kg (423 lb)
- Seat Height: 790 mm (31.1 in)
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2021 Kawasaki Ninja 650 Specifications
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