2007 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R

2007 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R
MSRP $11,249

Rather then sneaking past in the shadows, the Ninja ZX-10R barged through the front door with a hedonistic howl like a crazy green-eyed Samurai shaking its head wildly while wielding its 150-horsepower motor as its primary weapon. The ZX proceeded to conquer the urban realm by beating the competition into submission in our inaugural Superbike Smackdown, with its combination of a menacing motor and razor sharp handling that made for an equally exciting ride on the street or track. For 2007 this once proud warrior is pretty much the same, although it is slightly more docile than the original.

ModelNinja ZX-10R
Engine Type4-stroke DOHC Inline four-cylinder 4-stroke
Engine Displacement998cc
Bore Stroke76 x 55mm
CoolingLiquid cooled
Compression Ratio12.7:1
Fuel SystemDFI w/ 43mm throttle bodies
IgnitionTCBI with Digital Advance
Starting SystemElectric
Final DriveChain
Rake Trail24°/101.6mm
Seat Height32.5 in.
Wheelbase54.7 in.
Front Suspension43 mm inverted cartridge fork w/ adj. preload, stepless rebound and compression damping
Rear SuspensionUNI-TRAK® w/ adj. preload, stepless rebound and compression damping adj., adj. ride height
Front BrakeDual floating 300 mm petal discs with 4-piston radial-mount calipers
Rear BrakeSingle 220 mm petal disc
Front Tire120/70-17
Rear Tire190/55-17
Fuel Capacity4.5 gal.
Dry Weight386 lbs.

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