Kawasaki Versys X-300 Price, Specfication, Features And Price

Kawasaki About:

Kawasaki is a Japanese public multinational corporation primarily known as a manufacturer of motorcycles, heavy equipment, aerospace, and defense equipment, rolling stock and ships. It is also active in the production of industrial robots, gas turbines, boilers and other industrial products. The company is named after its founder Shōzō Kawasaki and has dual headquarters in Chūō-Ku, Kobe and Minato, Tokyo.

KHI is known as one of the three major heavy industrial manufacturers of Japanalongside  Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and IHI. Prior to World War II, KHI was part of the Kobe Kawasaki zaibatsu, which included Kawasaki Steel and Kawasaki Kisen. After the war, KHI became part of the DKB Group.

Kawasaki Versys X-300 Overview

If you have a knack for endless adventure and need some high-end bike with tall & heavy built to fulfill the same for you, then Kawasaki Versys X-300 is an ideal option for you. Being launched as an affordable entry-level bike, the motorbike by Kawasaki features high comfort, versatility, and topmost convenience to the adventure freaks.

Owing to its high-tech features, the bike is all set to appeal the naïve as well as seasoned bikers. Kawasaki claims that the latest Versys X-300 adventure model bike is capable of handling any type of road. The Kawasaki is selling this classic bike with additional features including engine guards, auxiliary lights, top box mount, hand guards, and a single pannier box. These features are expected to heat up the riding experience of the bikers.

QUICK FACTS & OVERVIEW
Variant Name Kawasaki Versys-X 300
Ex-Showroom Price (Delhi) INR 4.60 Lakh
On-Road Price (Delhi) INR 5.20 Lakh (Approx.)
Type Adventure
Shades Candy Lime Green, Metallic Graphite Grey
Current Status Available
Official Tagline Any Road Anytime

Kawasaki Versys X-300 Mileage

The bike features a mileage of around 22.00 kmpl along with an overall fuel tank capacity of 17 Litres. The overall design of the bike is quite sharp with intense fairing and taller windscreen which is supposed to be offering amazing wind protection. The seats of the bike are wide including that of the pillion seat which offers the ease of driving the classic motorbike for longer distances.

This “any road” bike is basically an adventure material that is able to take on a good amount of off-road tasks with its high-end features. With an overall curb weight of 184 kg, the Kawasaki Versys is slightly lighter than the Royal Enfield Himalayan which makes it quite manageable on rough terrains.

Kawasaki Versys X-300 Performance and Handling

The engine of the bike has been fixed into a backbone steel frame. The handling characteristics of the bike are excellent as well. It is comparatively lightweight, easy to handle, and good running bike which enhances the overall riding experience. The more open the road is, the better the bike will perform.

Technical Specification Of Kawasaki Versys X-300

ENGINE & GEARBOX
Displacement 296 cc
No. of Cylinders 2
No. of Gears 6
Maximum Power 39.45 Bhp @ 11,500 rpm
Maximum Torque 25.70 Nm @ 10,000 rpm
Engine Description Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, Parallel Twin
Cooling Liquid-Cooling
Fuel System Fuel injection: ø32 mm x 2 with dual throttle valves
Ignition Digital
Lubrication Forced lubrication, Wet sump
Compression Ratio 10.6:1
Bore 62 mm
Stroke 49 mm
Valve System DOHC, 8 valves
Fuel Type Petrol
Gearbox Type Manual
Clutch Wet multi-disc, manual
Final Drive Sealed chain
BRAKES & SUSPENSION
Front Brake 290mm Single Disc, Single balanced actuation dual piston
Rear Brake 220mm Single Disc, dual piston
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS) 2-Channel ABS
Front Suspension 41 mm telescopic fork
Rear Suspension Bottom-Link Uni-Trak, gas-charged shock and adjustable preload
Front Wheel Travel 130 mm
Rear Wheel Travel 148 mm
WHEELS & TYRES
Front Tyre 100/90-19M/C 57S
Rear Tyre 130/80-17M/C 65S
Front Wheel 17-inch
Rear Wheel 17-inch
Wheel Type Spoke Wheels
DIMENSIONS, WEIGHT & CAPACITIES
Overall Length 2170 mm
Overall Width 940 mm
Overall Height 1390 mm
Seat Height 815 mm
Ground Clearance 180 mm
Wheelbase 1450 mm
Kerb/Wet Weight 184 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 17 litres

Kawasaki Versys X-300 Engine & Transmission

The Kawasaki Versys X-300 is fueled by a 296 cc, parallel twin, fuel injected engine. The engine of the bike is capable of churning out around 40 PS of power @ 11,500 rpm along with a peak torque of 25.7 Nm at 10,000 rpm. The engine of the bike appears equivalent to the one in the Kawasaki Ninja 300.

The only difference that exists is that in Kawasaki Versys X-300, the engine is re-tuned for enhanced middle-range grunt. The bike manufacturer has also claimed that the throttle valves and the injectors of the engine come with a better design to support stellar performance. The engine of the bike has been coupled to a 6-speed transmission gearbox.

Kawasaki Versys X-300 Breaking and Safety

Towards the front end of the bike, there is a 41 mm long-traveling suspension with a Uni-Track, bottom-link, gas-charged rear monoshock. The massive, 19-inch wheel towards the front end as well as the spoke wheels of the bike give it a decent off-road capacity. There is the presence of a single, 290 mm, petal disc towards the front along with a 220 mm disc at its rear end of the bike. ABS tends to be standard on the bike.

Kawasaki Versys X-300 Competitors

Right now, Kawasaki Versys X-300 might not be having any relevant rival. However, it might expect the upcoming models of KTM 390 Adventure and BMW 310 GS as the strongest rivals in India.

Other Technical Specification Of Kawasaki Versys X-300

INSTRUMENT CONSOLE
Speedometer Digital
Tachometer Analog
Trip Meter Digital
Odometer Digital
Clock Digital
ABS Light
  Yes
Fuel Gauge Digital
Gear Indicator
  Yes
Low Oil Indicator
  Yes
Low Battery Indicator
  Yes
COMFORT & CONVENIENCE
Engine Kill Switch
 Yes
Step-up Seat/Split Seat
  Yes
Pass Light
  Yes
Pillion Footrest
  Yes
Pillion Grabrail
  Yes
Electric Start
  Yes
BATTERY
Battery Type MF
OTHER SPECIFICATIONS
Trail 108 mm
Frame/Chassis Backbone, high-tensile steel
Rake 24.3 Degree

Source: Autoportal  And wikipedia.org.

 

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