This Kawasaki Ninja 1000 is said to be the full fairing version of Z1000 as it shares many body parts with its sibling. The quad shaped twin black colored silencers, rear cowl and extended fender can also be seen in Z1000. The bike looks extremely sporty when seen from the back thanks to its tall positioned rear cowl and extremely fatty rear tyre. The LED tail light has been nicely integrated in its rear cowl while its clear lens indicators are fitted in its fender. The bike lacks grab rail and features split seats. The rider seat nicely merges in to the up-raised fuel tank. There are noticeable cuts on this stylish fuel tank which features an integrated side fairing. The Kawasaki Ninja 1000 has a futuristic combined analogue-digital instrument console. The left circular dial houses an analogue tachometer with an illuminating white needle while a LCD has been placed on the right side which displays digital speedometer, odometer, 2-trip meter and fuel gauge. All essential LED indicators can also be noticed in its instrument panel.
Kawasaki Ninja has four stroke, 4-cylinder, DOHC, 16 valves engine which generates a maximum power output of 140 bhp at 10000 rpm. The utmost torque output of this liquid-cooled engine is of 110 NM which arrives at 7300 rpm. Similar to its sibling, this bike also has a six-speed manual gearbox with one gear down and five gears up-shift pattern. Kawasaki Ninja 1000 a very refined and responsive 1000cc engine from Kawasaki. This DOHC engine gives you no chance to complain about its refinement level. The engine makes least noise when you push this bike really hard. The NVH levels are kept low and that shows when you drive this bike at the speed of 280km/hr. The low and mid-range of this bike is really fantastic. The linear power delivery through its well matched gearbox gives it an instant throttle reaction.
Kawasaki Ninja 1000 has smartly incorporated bag hooks in passenger foot peg brackets. The twin headlights of this bike provide you bright view of roads when you drive at night and callipers at both ends ensures your safety while braking. The bike features fully adjustable 41mm inverted front forks and mono shock with swing arm at the back. The braking system of Ninja 1000 is similar to Z1000. It features dual petal disc brakes of 300mm at its front while it has a single rear petal disc brake of 250mm. The bike will also have optional ABS system. The Kawasaki Ninja 1000 is currently offered only in a single colour Candy Lime Green. Ninja 1000 competes with bikes like Honda CBR1000RR, Suzuki GSX 1000R and Yamaha R1 in India.