2011 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14

2011 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14
MSRP $13,599

For more than 40 years, Kawasaki has shocked and awed the motorcycle world with its big-bore streetbikes. This year is no different, as Kawasaki’s awe-inspiring Ninja ZX-14 flagship continues the tradition begun by its legendary forefathers.

ModelNinja ZX-14
Engine TypeFour-stroke, DOHC, four valve per cylinder, inline-four
Engine Displacement1352cc
Bore Stroke84.0 mm x 61.0 mm
Compression Ratio12.0:1
Fuel SystemDFI with four 44mm Mikuni throttle bodies
IgnitionTCBI with Digital Advance
Starting SystemElectric
Final DriveX-Ring Chain
Rake Trail23 degrees / 3.7 in.
Seat Height31.5 in.
Wheelbase57.5 in.
Front Suspension43 mm inverted cartridge fork with adjustable preload, / 4.6 in. travel
Rear SuspensionBottom-link Uni-Trak® and gas-charged shock with adjustable preload/ 4.8 in. travel
Front BrakeDual semi-floating 310 mm petal discs with dual radial-mounted four-piston calipers
Rear BrakeSingle 250 mm petal disc with twin-piston caliper
Front Tire120/70ZR-17
Rear Tire190/50ZR-17
Fuel Capacity5.8 gal.
Dry Weight566.7 lbs. (Wet)