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ZX-10R

Kawasaki’s vital statistics.

With supreme hard core attitude and an unmatched Supersports heritage, Kawasaki’s pinnacle of handling, technology and performance continues to dominate on track and street.

Engine

Fuel system
- Fuel injection: φ47 mm x 4 (Keihin) with oval sub-throttles, dual injection
Ignition
- Digital
Starting
- Electric
Lubrication
- Forced lubrication, wet sump with oil cooler
Engine type
- Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line Four
Displacement
- 998 cm³
Bore x stroke
- 76.0 x 55.0 mm
Compression ratio
- 13.0:1
Valve/Induction system
- DOHC, 16 valves

Transmission

Clutch
- Wet multi-disc, manual
Primary reduction ratio
- 1.681 (79/47)
Gear ratios: 1st
- 2.600 (39/15)
Gear ratios: 2nd
- 2.053 (39/19)
Gear ratios: 3rd
- 1.737 (33/19)
Gear ratios: 4th
- 1.571 (33/21)
Gear ratios: 5th
- 1.444 (26/18)
Gear ratios: 6th
- 1.348 (31/23)
Final reduction ratio
- 2.294 (39/17)
Transmission
- 6-speed, return
Final Drive
- Sealed chain

Frame

Frame type
- Twin spar, cast aluminium
Rake/Trail
- 25°/ 107 mm
Wheel travel, front
- 120 mm
Wheel travel, rear
- 140 mm
Tyre, front
- 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Tyre, rear
- 190/55ZR17M/C (75W)
Steering angle, left / right
- 27° / 27°

Suspension

Suspension, front
- 43 mm inverted fork with rebound and compression damping, spring preload adjustability and top-out springs
Suspension, rear
- Horizontal Back-link with gas-charged shock and top-out spring Compression damping: Stepless, dual-range (high/low-speed) Rebound damping: Stepless Spring preload: Fully adjustable

Brakes

Brakes, front
- Dual semi-floating 310 mm petal discs, 10-button aluminium rotor carrier Caliper: Dual radial-mount, opposed 4-(aluminium) piston
Brakes, rear
- Single 220 mm petal disc Caliper: Single-bore pin-slide, aluminium piston

Dimensions

Dimensions (L x W x H)
- 2,075 x 715 x 1,115 mm
Ground Clearance
- 135 mm
Wheelbase
- 1,425 mm
Seat height
- 813 mm
Fuel capacity
- 17 litres
Curb Mass
- 198 kg / 201 kg (ABS)

Performance

Maximum power
- 147.1kW {200.1PS} / 13,000 rpm
Maximum torque
- 112 N•m {11.4kgf•m} / 11,500 rpm
Maximum power with RAM Air
- 154.4kW {209.9PS}/ 13,000 rpm

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Downloadable Fact Sheet