2013 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R

2013 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R
MSRP $14,999

The Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R has a powerful 1,441cc inline-four engine with Slipper clutch assembly that controls the rear-wheel torque effects while braking and downshifting. The revised suspension settings on the front and rear add improved wheel control. The exhaust system features narrowed head pipes, a catalyzer and a competent muffler assembly for low noise and emissions. The Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R has a KTRC traction-control system which features three different modes for fluctuating conditions and is measured by a switch assembly on the handlebar.

ModelNinja ZX-14R
Engine TypeFour-stroke, DOHC, four valves per cylinder, inline-four
Engine Displacement1441cc
Bore Stroke84.0 mm x 65.0 mm
Compression Ratio12.3:1
Fuel SystemDFI with four 44 mm Mikuni throttle bodies
IgnitionTCBI with Digital Advance
Starting SystemElectric
Final DriveX-Ring Chain
Rake Trail23.0° / 3.7 in.
Seat Height31.5 in.
Wheelbase58.3 in.
Front Suspension43 mm inverted cartridge fork with adjustable preload, 18-way compression
Rear SuspensionBottom-link Uni-Trak® and gas-charged shock with adjustable preload
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 and optional ABS
Front Tire120/70ZR-17
Rear Tire190/50ZR-17
Fuel Capacity5.8 gal.
Dry Weight584.3 lbs. (Wet)
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