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2011 Kawasaki Ninja 250R Track Comparison Photo Gallery

See photos of teh 2011 Kawasaki Ninja 250R Track Comparison in this Kawasaki sportbike photo gallery. Read the full details in the 2011 Kawasaki Ninja 250R Track Comparison.

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2011 250 Sportbike Shootout - Horsepower
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2011 Kawasaki Ninja 250R Horsepower and Torque
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It revs hard and the extra horsepower can be put to use at all times on a closed-circuit environment.
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With an 11.6:1 compression ratio, the DOHC mill spins up to the tune of 26.3 horsepower and 13.4 lb-ft of torque.
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New riders can learn technique and body position without having to worry much about overcooking corners.
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The Kawasaki chassis is a little more planted at lean.
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Adjusting the shock preload helped the handling and stability.
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All of our test riders were more comfortable on the Kawasaki.
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Riders will pull the most power from the Twin at 11,000, and it continues to make better horsepower than the CBR until cresting 13,000.
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Our Off-Road Editor was able to get some sportbike experience on the Ninja.
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Thunderhill Raceway offers a wide spectrum of turns and elevation.
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Kawasaki’s Ninja 250R is the king of small-bore sportbikes, and there’s a good reason its Kawasaki’s best-selling sportbike.
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Both bikes offer great platforms as all-around entry-level sportbikes.
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The Ninja 250R is the more popular choice for our test riders if the bikes were never going to see a regular highway.
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2011 Kawasaki Ninja 250R Track Comparison
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Both bikes slowed from 60-to-0 mph in the same distance.