The new Z650 was designed to inspire both awe and fear in the hearts of its riders. Light, nimble and eye-catching, this supernaked Z is the epitome of Refined Raw.
Liquid-cooled, Parallel Twin, Fuel Injected
68.2 HP @ 6500 rpm
65.7 N.m (6.7 kgf.m) @ 6500 rpm
The newest addition to Kawasaki’s Z model line-up is light, nimble and eye catching, ready to rule the streets. Imbued with Sugomi, a ride on this impressive super naked Z is sure to inspire both awe and fear in the hearts of its riders. Mechanized by a 649cc, liquid-cooled, double overhead cam, 8-valve engine, this thrilling machine was born from the DNA of the highly popular ER-6N. Supported by an all-new trellis frame, this new beast boasts of a lighter feel, and nimble handling, perfect for the roads of the urban jungle.
Assist and Slipper Clutch
The Z650 is equipped with assist and slipper clutch, which was designed to prevent rear wheel spin during engine brake.
High Tensile Steel Frame
The Z650 is supported by a slim and lightweight high tensile steel frame. The Z650’s frame only weighs a total of 15kgs, which significantly contributes to the bike’s light and nimble handling.
Aggressive Z Design
The LED tail lamp of the Z650 was designed to form a Z pattern when lit, contributing to its aggressive design.
Horizontal Back Link Suspension
Horizontal Back-link rear suspension offers a progressive character compared to link-less type suspension. It delivers a better balance of sporty performance and ride comfort.