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Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja Specs

The Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja model is a Sport bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 2002 , the dry weight is 186.0 kg (410.1 pounds) and it is equiped with a In-line four, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 144.00 HP (105.1 kW) @ 11000 RPM and a maximum torque of 101.00 Nm (10.3 kgf-m or 74.5 ft.lbs) @ 9200 RPM . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . Regarding the chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behaviour and ride confort, the Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja have a  frame with front suspension being  and in the rear suspension it is equiped with  . Stock tire sizes are 120/70-ZR17 M/C 58W on the front, and 190/50-ZR17 M/C 73W on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja braking system includes Dual disc size 320 mm (12.6 inches) at the front and Single disc size 220 mm (8.7 inches) at the rear. 

Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja 
Start year 2002 
Year 2002 
Category Sport 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,417 mm (55.8 inches) 
Length 2,058 mm (81.0 inches) 
Width 747 mm (29.4 inches) 
Height 1,152 mm (45.4 inches) 
Seat Height 827 mm (32.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance 158 mm (6.2 inches) 
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 120/70-ZR17 M/C 58W 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 190/50-ZR17 M/C 73W 
Front brakes Dual disc 
Rear brakes Single disc 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 320 mm (12.6 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 220 mm (8.7 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids)
Dry Weight 186.0 kg (410.1 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.7742 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 18.00 litres (4.76 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension
Front Suspension Travel 120 mm (4.7 inches) 
Rear Suspension
Rear Suspension Travel 135 mm (5.3 inches) 

Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders In-line four, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 899.00 ccm (54.86 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 75.0 x 50.9 mm (3.0 x 2.0 inches) 
Compression Ratio 12.2:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 144.00 HP (105.1 kW) @ 11000 RPM 
Maximum torque 101.00 Nm (10.3 kgf-m or 74.5 ft.lbs) @ 9200 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

Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja 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 ZX-9R Ninja Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
How much horsepower does a Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja have?
The Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja has 144.00 HP (105.1 kW) @ 11000 RPM.

How much does a Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja weighs?
The Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja weighs 186.0 kg (410.1 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja?
The Kawasaki ZX-9R Ninja seat height is 827 mm (32.6 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.