2016 NINJA ZX-6R
MSRP ABS: $12,699 / MSRP NON-ABS: $11,699
CHAMPIONSHIP TECHNOLOGY COMES TO THE MIDDLEWEIGHT CLASS WITH THE NINJA ZX-6R. WITH THE BIGGEST ENGINE IN ITS CLASS, THE 636cc INLINE FOUR-CYLINDER ENGINE OUTPERFORMS THE COMPETITION.
  • 636cc inline-four offers racetrack-ready power yet extremely flexible delivery on the street
  • Selectable full and low engine power modes allow riders to adjust power delivery to riding conditions
  • 3-mode KTRC traction control tuned to cover a wide-range of situations from advanced racetrack use, to normal street riding, to mixed/slippery conditions
  • Showa Separate Function Fork Big Piston (SFF-BP) offers light weight, broad adjustability and smooth progressive damping
  • F.C.C. clutch with assist and slipper functions offer light clutch pull and minimizes wheel chatter caused by aggressive downshifting
  • Kawasaki Intelligent anti-lock Brake System (KIBS) ABS with monobloc calipers assist braking under certain conditions

Specifications

POWER
Engine4-stroke, 4-cylinder, DOHC, 16-valve, Liquid-cooled
Displacement636cc
Bore x Stroke67.0 x 45.1 mm
Compression ratio12.9:1
Fuel SystemDFI® with four 38mm Keihin throttle bodies and oval sub-throttles
IgnitionTCBI with digital advance
Transmission6-speed
Final DriveSealed chain
Electronic Rider AidsKawasaki Traction Control (KTRC), Power Mode, Kawasaki Intelligent Braking (KIBS)
PERFORMANCE
Front Suspension / Wheel Travel41mm inverted Showa SFF-BP fork with top-out springs, stepless compression and rebound damping, adjustable spring preload/4.7 in
Rear Suspension / Wheel TravelBottom-link Uni-Trak® with gas-charged shock, stepless compression damping adjustment, 25-way adjustable rebound damping, fully adjustable spring preload/5.3 in
Front Tire120/70 ZR17
Rear Tire180/55 ZR17
Front BrakesDual 310mm petal rotors with dual radial-mounted, Nissin 4-piston, monobloc calipers and KIBS ABS
Rear BrakesSingle 220mm petal rotor with single-piston caliper and KIBS ABS
DETAILS
Frame TypeAluminum perimeter
Rake/Trail23.5°/4.0 in
Overall Length82.1 in
Overall Width27.8 in
Overall Height43.9 in
Ground Clearance5.1 in
Seat Height32.7 in
Curb Weight427.8 lb**
Fuel Capacity4.5 gal
Wheelbase54.9 in
Color ChoicesMetallic Matte Carbon Gray/Flat Ebony
Warranty12 Month Limited Warranty
Kawasaki Protection Plus™ (optional)12, 24, 36 or 48 months