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Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R Specs

The Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R model is a Sport bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 2006 , the dry weight is 210.0 kg (463.0 pounds) and it is equiped with a In-line four, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of  and a maximum torque of  . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R 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 ZX-12R have a Aluminum monocoque frame with front suspension being 43 mm inverted hydraulic telescopic fork with adjustable compression and rebound damping, adjustable spring preload. and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are 120/70-17 on the front, and 200/50-17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R braking system includes Double disc size  at the front and Single disc size  at the rear. 

Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R 
Start year 2006 
Year 2006 
Category Sport 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Aluminum monocoque 
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,450 mm (57.1 inches) 
Length 2,085 mm (82.1 inches) 
Seat Height 820 mm (32.3 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 120/70-17 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 200/50-17 
Front brakes Double disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 210.0 kg (463.0 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio :
Fuel Tank Capacity
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension 43 mm inverted hydraulic telescopic fork with adjustable compression and rebound damping, adjustable spring preload. 
Front Suspension Travel
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel

Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders In-line four, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Injection. Fuel injection with 46 mm throttle bodies and sub throttles 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 1198.00 ccm (73.10 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 83.0 x 55.4 mm (3.3 x 2.2 inches) 
Compression Ratio 12.2:1 
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 ZX-12R 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 ZX-12R Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type Digital 
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How much does a Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R weighs?
The Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R weighs 210.0 kg (463.0 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R?
The Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R seat height is 820 mm (32.3 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.