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Kawasaki ZX-12R Ninja Specs

The Kawasaki ZX-12R Ninja model is a Sport touring bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 2001 , the dry weight is 215.0 kg (474.0 pounds) and it is equiped with a In-line four, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 185.00 HP (135.0 kW) @ 10000 RPM and a maximum torque of 134.00 Nm (13.7 kgf-m or 98.8 ft.lbs) @ 7500 RPM . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki ZX-12R Ninja is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 308.0 km/h (191.4 mph) . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Kawasaki ZX-12R Ninja have a  frame with front suspension being  and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are 120/70-ZR17 on the front, and 200/50-ZR17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki ZX-12R Ninja braking system includes Dual disc size 320 mm (12.6 inches) at the front and Single disc size 240 mm (9.4 inches) at the rear. 

Kawasaki ZX-12R Ninja General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki ZX-12R Ninja 
Year 2001 
Year 2001 
Category Sport touring 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)  

Kawasaki ZX-12R Ninja Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type  
Seat details  
Wheelbase 1,440 mm (56.7 inches) 
Length  
Width  
Height  
Seat Height 810 mm (31.9 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height  
Ground Clearance  
Trail size  
Wheels details  
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 120/70-ZR17 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 200/50-ZR17 
Front brakes Dual disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 320 mm (12.6 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 240 mm (9.4 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids)  
Dry Weight 215.0 kg (474.0 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight  
Rear Percentage of Weight  
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.8605 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 20.00 litres (5.28 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity  
Carrying Details and Capacity  
Front Suspension  
Front Suspension Travel 120 mm (4.7 inches) 
Rear Suspension  
Rear Suspension Travel 140 mm (5.5 inches) 

Kawasaki ZX-12R Ninja Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders In-line four, four-stroke 
Engine details  
Fuel system Injection 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 1199.00 ccm (73.16 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 83.0 x 55.4 mm (3.3 x 2.2 inches) 
Compression Ratio  
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration  
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 185.00 HP (135.0 kW) @ 10000 RPM 
Maximum torque 134.00 Nm (13.7 kgf-m or 98.8 ft.lbs) @ 7500 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM  
Cooling system Liquid 
Lubrication system  
Engine oil capacity  
Exhaust system  
Gearbox 6-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type  
Driveline  

Kawasaki ZX-12R Ninja Performance

Top Speed 308.0 km/h (191.4 mph) 
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  
Emissions  

Kawasaki ZX-12R Ninja Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type  
Electrical Details  
Starter Type Electric 
Instruments  
Lights