Kawasaki Z800 Launch Date, Specification, 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 IHIPrior 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.



Type Naked
Shades Candy Flat Blazed Green, Metallic Spark Black, Pearl Stardust White
Current Status Discontinued
Official Tagline The Undisputed Super Middleweight

Kawasaki Z800 OverView

India Kawasaki Motors launched the Z800 for the Indian market, it is the second motorcycle from Kawasaki’s ‘Z’ family after the Z1000 and sixth from the company’s portfolio to be officially launched in India. The first few lot of this motorcycle came through the completely-built-up (CBU) route while now they come through the completely-knocked-down (CKD) route from Thailand.

The Kawasaki Z800 is the Z750 replacer and gets styling cues from the elder sibling – the Z1000. The Z800 features an aggressive front cowl and a sharp under-cowl. Though it doesn’t look as mean as 2014 Z1000, it surely attracts many enthusiasts in India. The bike features full digital instrumentation displaying tons of information.

The Kawasaki Z800 is powered by the liquid-cooled inline-four 806cc engine that churns out 113PS of peak power at 10,200rpm and 83Nm of torque at 8,000rpm. The engine is mated to a six-speed gearbox and the bike has a top speed of 233kmph.

While the Kawasaki Z800 is available overseas in three different color options, the bike is offered in India in two colors only – Red/Black and Green/Black.

Technical Specification Of Kawasaki Z800

Displacement 806 cc
No. of Cylinders 4
No. of Gears 6
Maximum Power 111.3 Bhp @ 10200 rpm
Maximum Torque 83 Nm @ 8000 rpm
Engine Description Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line Four
Cooling Liquid Cooling
Fuel System Fuel injection: ø34 mm x 4 (Mikuni), with dual throttle valves
Ignition Digital
Lubrication Forced lubrication, Wet sump
Compression Ratio 11.9:1
Bore 71 mm
Stroke 50.9 mm
Cylinder Configuration In-Line Four
Valve System DOHC, 16 valves
Fuel Type Petrol
Clutch Wet multi-disc, Manual
Gear Ratios 1st=2.571, 2nd=1.941, 3rd=1.556, 4th=1.333, 5th=1.200, 6th=1.095
Primary Reduction Ratio 1.714 (84/49)
Final Reduction Ratio 3.000 (45/15)
Final Drive Sealed chain
Front Brake Dual semi-floating 310 mm petal discs, Dual opposed 4-piston caliper
Rear Brake Single 250 mm petal disc, Single-piston caliper
Anti-lock Braking System (ABS)
Front Suspension 41 mm inverted fork with rebound damping and spring preload adjustability
Rear Suspension Bottom-Link Uni-Trak, gas-charged shock with piggyback reservoir. Rebound damping: Stepless. Spring preload: Stepless
Front Wheel Travel 120 mm
Rear Wheel Travel 137 mm
Front Tyre 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tyre 180/55ZR17M/C (73W)
Wheel Type Alloys
Tubeless Tyres
Alloy Wheels
Overall Length 2100 mm
Overall Width 800 mm
Overall Height 1050 mm
Ground Clearance 150 mm
Seat Height 834 mm
Wheelbase 1445 mm
Kerb/Wet Weight 231 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 17 litres
0-100 kmph 3.50 secs
Top Speed 233 kmph
Speedometer Digital
Tachometer Digital
Trip Meter Digital
Odometer Digital
Clock Digital
Fuel Gauge Digital
Electric Start
Pillion Footrest
Pass Light
Step-up Seat/Split Seat
Battery Type Maintenance Free
Frame/Chassis Tubular backbone (with engine sub-frame), high-tensile steel
Steering Angle 31°(Left), 31°(Right)

Source: bikewale  And wikipedia.org.     

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