2016 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R ABS

2016 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R ABS
MSRP $12,699

Features on the 2016 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R ABS model include the 16-valve, long-stroke 636cc inline-four DOHC engine, selectable full and low engine power modes for road conditions, three-mode KTRC traction control and Showa Separate Function Fork Big Piston (SFF-BP). It also includes the F.C.C. clutch with assist and slipper functions and Kawasaki Intelligent anti-lock Brake System (KIBS) ABS is optional. The 2016 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R ABS is also equipped with a cassette-type six-speed transmission and three-mode Kawasaki Traction Control system (KTRC). This allows for racetrack performance, sporty street riding and wheelspin elimination for particular road conditions or can be turned off if preferred. Along with the Showa Separate Function Fork – Big Piston (SFF-BP) it also utilizes the Kawasaki bottom-link Uni-Trak rear suspension that offers 5.3 inches of travel. The shock is gas charged with a spring preload that is adjustable, 25-position rebound damping and stepless compression damping.

2016 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R

Specifications
Year2016
ManufacturerKawasaki
ModelNinja ZX-6R
Engine TypeFour-stroke, four-cylinder, DOHC, 16-valve
Engine Displacement636cc
Bore Stroke67.0 mm x 45.1 mm
CoolingLiquid-Cooled
Compression Ratio12.9:1
Fuel SystemDFI® with four 38 mm Keihin throttle bodies and oval sub-throttles
IgnitionTCBI with digital advance
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionSix-speed
Final DriveSealed chain
Rake Trail23.5° / 4.0 in.
Seat Height32.7 in.
Wheelbase54.9 in.
Front Suspension41 mm inverted Showa SFF-BP fork with top-out springs, stepless compression and rebound damping, adjustable spring preload/4.7 in.
Rear SuspensionBottom-link Uni-Trak with gas-charged shock, stepless compression damping adjustment, 25-way adjustable rebound damping, fully adjustable spring preload/5.3 in.
Front BrakeDual 310 mm petal rotors with dual radial-mounted, Nissin four-piston, monobloc calipers and KIBS ABS
Rear BrakeSingle 220 mm petal rotor with single-piston caliper and KIBS ABS
Front Tire120/70 ZR17
Rear Tire180/55 ZR17
Fuel Capacity4.5 gal.
Dry Weight427.8 lbs. (Wet)
MSRP12699

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