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Kawasaki Ninja 500R Specs

The Kawasaki Ninja 500R model is a Sport bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 2007 , the dry weight is 176.0 kg (388.0 pounds) and it is equiped with a Twin, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of  and a maximum torque of  . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki Ninja 500R is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Kawasaki Ninja 500R have a High-tensile steel, perimeter design frame with front suspension being 37mm hydraulic telescopic fork / 5.1 in. and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are 11/70-x17 on the front, and 130/70-x17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki Ninja 500R braking system includes Single disc size  at the front and Single disc size 220 mm (8.7 inches) at the rear. 

Kawasaki Ninja 500R General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki Ninja 500R 
Start year 2007 
Year 2007 
Category Sport 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Kawasaki Ninja 500R Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type High-tensile steel, perimeter design 
Seat details
Wheelbase 56 mm (2.2 inches) 
Length 2,096 mm (82.5 inches) 
Width 701 mm (27.6 inches) 
Height 1,161 mm (45.7 inches) 
Seat Height 787 mm (31.0 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance 119 mm (4.7 inches) 
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 11/70-x17 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 130/70-x17 
Front brakes Single disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 220 mm (8.7 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 176.0 kg (388.0 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio :
Fuel Tank Capacity 18.16 litres (4.80 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension 37mm hydraulic telescopic fork / 5.1 in. 
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel

Kawasaki Ninja 500R Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders Twin, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Carburettor. Keihin CVK34 x 2 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 498.00 ccm (30.39 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 74.0 x 58.0 mm (2.9 x 2.3 inches) 
Compression Ratio 10.8:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration DOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower
Maximum torque
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox 6-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type

Kawasaki Ninja 500R Performance

Top Speed
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency
CO2 emissions

Kawasaki Ninja 500R Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type TCBI with digital advance 
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How much does a Kawasaki Ninja 500R weighs?
The Kawasaki Ninja 500R weighs 176.0 kg (388.0 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Kawasaki Ninja 500R?
The Kawasaki Ninja 500R seat height is 787 mm (31.0 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.