2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki Review

2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki Review
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The all-new 2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki is another incredible Kawasaki Racing Team (KRT) sports bike. It features the powerful engine with the massive amount of acceleration and torque. This bike has won the number of superbike championships. In the start, Top Sykes took won the 2012 and 2013 championships while in 2015 and 2016 the Jonathan Rea won the championships. The new 2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki has maintained the legacy of Kawasaki with its best performance. The stylish chassis with the finest details provides an ultimate look. This bike is equipped with the new championship-proven technology, which makes it fully capable of best performance in track and streets. Following are the review of new 2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki with its price and specification.

2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki

2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki – Price and Specification

2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki – Price

The all-new 2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki is available in two different pricing options depending on the availability of ABS. The non-ABS models are available in $15,399 while the ABS models are available in $16,399 only.

2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki

2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki – Specification

Power

The newly launched 2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki comes with the championship-proven power of 998cc. It features the massive, refined and dominant power of all times. The performance and response are mind blowing. The larger air box of 10 liters improves the response of engine plus it increases the low-to mid-range power. This air filter has the larger surfaces area with the low air resistance to contribute to an improved performance of the engine. The 47mm of electronic throttle valves and the 32-bit ECU operate with the better precision to offer the smooth engine response on the track. The internal design of the engine is carefully designed to achieve the peak power and quick acceleration. This engine features the new cylinder head and cylinder for excellent performance. The all-new exhaust valves, cam profiles, combustion chamber, all-new pistons and crankshaft for best performance in all conditions. The new cooling system is perfectly maintaining the engine temperature. The performance is awesome like the new 2017 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R ABS Sports bike. The new titanium alloy and exhaust system take the riding experience to the next level. The new heat resistant, lightweight and low center of gravity provides the best mass centralization and light handling experience. The new gear system ensures the best gear ratio in all conditions.

2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki

Handling and Chassis

The all-new 2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki contains incredible features for ultimate handling experience. The new Showa’s advanced Balance Free Fork (BFF) of 43 mm brings the state-of-the-art WorldSBK suspension system. It offers an increased rider comfort, best braking balance, ultimate front-end feel and independently adjustable compression and rebound damping. The horizontal back-lick rear suspension features the strong, compact and lightweight Showa Balance Free Rear Cushion (BRFC) shock. The new 2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki features an optimized geometry for greater feel, awesome feedback, and flick-ability. The overall body is kept ergonomically perfect and graphics are kept same as other 2017 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R ABS KRT Edition bikes. The frame and swingarm are carefully designed to help in sharp handling and best cornering speed. The new reversible offset collars let the steering stem and swingarm pivot position to be adjusted in a way that suits the track conditions as well as the riding style. The new front Brembo braking system comes with the massive semi-floating disc of 330mm. They deliver the superb braking force and amazing braking feel. The rotors feature grooved outer edge for best heat dissipation. This braking system comes with the dual radial-mount Brembo M50 cast aluminum Monobloc calipers, Brembo’s highest grade mass production brake calipers. The Brembo radial-pump master cylinder and the reservoir are calibrated in a way that they need little lever movement to achieve strong front brake force. The all-new stainless-steel braided brake lines contribute to the direct feel at the lever.

2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki

Styling

The all-new 2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki comes with the stylish upper cowl design, which reduces the air drag. This design delivers the optimal wind deflection so that rider can easily change the position when riding in speed. The vents are carefully placed in the upper cowl, which prevents the negative pressure build-up in the cockpit to reduce the helmet buffeting. The front fender directs the airflow to the radiator for better engine cooling. The overall style is quiet similar with the 2016 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R ABS.

Technology

The all-new 2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki features the best World Superbike championship technology, which delivers an ultimate agility, control, performance, and handling. The compact IMU enables an inertia along the 6-degree of freedom to be monitored. It provides an acceleration along the longitudinal, transverse and vertical axes plus the pitch and roll rate are measured. The yaw rate is calculated by the ECU using the Kawasaki’s proprietary dynamics modeling software. It is the next level system, which lets the predictive and adaptive electronics for precise chassis orientation awareness. The all-new hybrid predictive/feedback-type evolution of the highly sophisticated traction control system helps the racers to push harder for maximum acceleration. This system features the five modes to enable the greater range of feeling for specification track condition and riding preferences. The new cornering management function in this Kawasaki bike assist the riders in tracing their intended line through the corner on the track. The specially developed Ohlins electronic steering damper offers the right amount of damping based on vehicle speed and degree of acceleration or deceleration.

2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki
The power technology used in 2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki take it to the next level of riding experience. It features three mode system, which is specially designed to help racers to optimize acceleration from a launch. It manages the engine output to prevent the wheel spin plus it minimizes the front end lift. The KEBC system lets the riders to set the engine braking according to the preference of rider. The all-new KQS system enables the rider to upshift gears with the throttle wide open without using the clutch during the race. There are three power modes, which provides a different level of power delivery. The full mode gives 100% power, middle mode provides 80% while the low mode gives 60% power.

2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki – Specs with Pics

Power

Engine 4-stroke, 4-cylinder, DOHC, 4-valve, Liquid-cooled
Displacement 998 cc
Bore x Stroke 76 mm x 55 mm
Compression ratio 13.0:1
Fuel System DFI® w/47mm of Mikuni throttle bodies (4) with an oval sub-throttles, two injectors per cylinder
Ignition TCBI with the digital advance and Sport-Kawasaki Traction Control (S-KTRC)
Transmission 6-speed, return shift
Final Drive Sealed chain
Electronic Rider Aids Kawasaki Launch Control Mode (KLCM), Kawasaki Sports Traction Control (S-KTRC), Kawasaki Engine Braking Control, Kawasaki Intelligent anti-lock Brake System (KIBS), Kawasaki Quick Shifter (KQS) (upshift only), Kawasaki Corner Management Function (KCMF)

2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki Specs

Performance

Front Suspension / Wheel Travel 43mm inverted Balance Free Fork, adjustable strapless rebound, and compression damping, spring preload adjustability/4.7 inches
Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel Horizontal back-link with Balance Free gas-charged shock, stepless, dual-range (low-/high-speed) compression damping, stepless rebound damping, fully adjustable spring preload/4.5 inches
Front Tire 120/70 ZR17
Rear Tire 190/55 ZR17
Front Brakes Intelligent Braking (KIBS), Brembo dual semi-floating 330mm of discs with the dual radial mounted monobloc 4-piston calipers
Rear Brakes KIBS-controlled, single 220mm disc with an aluminum single-piston caliper

2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki

Details

Frame Type Aluminum perimeter
Rake/Trail 25.0°/4.2 inches
Overall Length 82.3 inches
Overall Width 29.1 inches
Overall Height 45.1 inches
Ground Clearance 5.7 inches
Seat Height 32.9 inches
Curb Weight 454.2 lb
Fuel Capacity 4.5 gallons
Wheelbase 56.7 inches
Color Choices Lime Green/Ebony
Warranty 12 Month Limited Warranty
Kawasaki Protection Plus™ (optional) 12, 24, 36 or 48 months

2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki Specs

Conclusion

This article is about the review of new 2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki and it is covered under www.bikescatalog.com. This is an incredible sports bike offering the aggressive ride. The engine is optimized for a different power level of power delivery mode. This system makes it ideal for everyone. The chassis is strong and stylish with outstanding graphics. One must purchase the new 2017 Ninja ZX-10R ABS KRT Edition Kawasaki to enjoy its ride.

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