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Rs. 7.69 Lakh
Discontinued Model since 21 Apr 2020

Kawasaki Z900 Overview

The 2020 Kawasaki Z900 has been unveiled at the 2019 EICMA. The new-generation model is Euro 5-compliant and is likely to be launched in India in mid-2020. Expect Kawasaki to price the bike at around Rs 8.7 lakh (ex-showroom). For reference, the BS4/Euro4 model is priced at Rs 7.69 lakh (ex-showroom, India). For 2020, the motorcycle comes with a host of electronic aids such as three-level traction control system, two power modes and four riding modes in addition to the already-existing dual-channel ABS. While the engine is Euro 5-compliant, the output figures have remained unchanged at 125PS and 98.6Nm.

Other notable additions include a full TFT smartphone-compatible instrument cluster and an all-LED lighting system. The bike also gets grippier Dunlop Sportmax Roadsport 2 tyres. Kawasaki offers the bike in four colour options: grey, green, white and black.

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Q. My height is 5.4inch can i ride this bike in traffic area without any problem - 2020 Z900?
  • The saddle height of Kawasaki Z900 is 795 mm. A person with a height of 5.4ft can ride this bike but might face difficulties in manoeuvring in traffic because of its weight. So we would suggest you to take a test ride so that you can check its comfort and performance. You can click on the following link to see the details of the nearest dealership and selecting your city accordingly - Bike Showrooms.
Q. Kawasaki Z900 is comfortable for rider and pillion - 1 Series?
  • Kawasaki Z900 has neutral ergonomics. It is not too aggressive not too straight. The wide and well-padded rider seat comfortable for city rides as well as highway long rides. if we talk about pillion seat, it is comfortable enough for city rides but sitting for hours might be a bit uncomfortable. Do take a test ride in order to get better clarity. Check out authorised dealership details.
Q. I am confused for Z900 2020 or wait for Daytona 765
  • As of now, the brand has not made any official announcement on the lunch of Triumph Daytona 765 in India, also it's going to be a limited edition bike where only a few units will be served in India and that too is expected in 2021. So if you are planning a bike right now then you can choose to go with 2020 Kawasaki Z900 else you can wait for Triumph Daytona 765.
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Q. I am planning to buy Z900, how is the bike? One can sit on pillion seat or not?. How is the heat exhaust coming from engine?
  • The Z900 is now powered by a 948cc, liquid-cooled, inline four-cylinder engine that has been derived from the Z1000’s engine. The engine has the same bore as the Z1000 but the stroke is now shorter. Output stands at 125PS, produced at a lower 9500rpm as compared to the Z800’s 113PS that was produced at a higher 10,200rpm. Peak torque has jumped to 100Nm from the Z800’s 83Nm that was produced at 8000rpm. The crank is lighter to help the motor rev quicker, and effectively, the Z900 should feel more eager even at lower revs. This should make it feel more athletic and improve usability at low speeds in city conditions. Like the Z1000, Kawasaki claims the Z900 will also boast of a more prominent intake sound when accelerating, adding to its theatrics. Talking about pillion seat, its pillion seat cowl raises the rear to a significant amount so much that everyone who swung a leg over the Z invariably kicked the cowl at least once. Check this out - 2017 Kawasaki Z900 | Road Test Review: https://www.zigwheels.com/gallery/reviews/2017-kawasaki-z900-%7C-road-test-review/28204/1
  • Bike is a dream to ride, take your pillion rider with you and ask her for her opinion exhaust is well insulated!
  • Thank u fr the information.
Q. Is Kawasaki Z900 good for daily use and for touring?
  • The claimed ARAI mileage for the Kawasaki Z900 petrol is 15kmpl. This should make it feel more athletic and improve usability at low speeds in city conditions. If this mileage is comfortable for you then you can use the bike as your daily commuter and its very nice you ride for touring. Read more. Kawasaki Z900: First Look:- https://www.zigwheels.com/reviews-advice/reviews/2017-kawasaki-z900-first-look/27709/ watch the video as well:- https://youtu.be/s3LJBxs6-bc
  • S it very good
Q. My height is 5 feet I love inline 4-cylinder voice I am confused in between ZX-6R and Z900?
  • Kawasaki zx6r is supersport bike ofcourse seat high is 825 and
  • Ride Height of both the bikes are almost same.
  • According to your height z900 is better.
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Kawasaki Z900 User Reviews

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  • 5.0

    I have owned sport bikes, cruisers, and other naked/standard motorcycles. The list includes: 2004 Honda shadow 750 three times2007 Suzuki sv650s twice2007 Honda CBR 600rr2004 Suzuki sv1000sHonda CB600/Hornet2008 Kawasaki Ninja 6002007 Kawasaki Ninja 6502007 Honda VTX1300 twice (s and r)2008 Kawasaki z10002005 Yamaha fz62000 Kawasaki Vulcan 800 twice2005 Honda cbr1000rr1999 Honda cbr 600 f42010 Honda Stateline VT1300 Stateline And now 2017 Kawasaki Z900 abs.This has comfort and lightweight agility. It also mange’s wind better than my old z1000. If you are looking for the perfect bike, check out the modern standards like the z900. My passion for riding is back!!!!

  • 4.6

    I am happy with my z900, I use it for daily commute from my home to office and also for long rides. It"s a great bike, I am falling in love with this machine. Really impressed with its performance and everyday a fresh feeling I get from this motorcycle. You will never get bored from it.

  • 4.6

    Far batter then a Harley...!! I owned a Harley 48 before... Sold it couple of months back and got this one for me. Performance is much better and the service cost is very low as compared to a harley.

  • 3.4

    nice bike good looking bike comfortable with good performance and the service it's very costly

  • 5.0

    Refined motorcycle. Smooth gearbox and clutch lever. Raw power.

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Kawasaki Z900 (2018-2020) Expert Reviews

While it wasn’t perfect, Kawasaki’s hot-selling Z800 was a very tempting package. Will its successor, the Z900, stamp its authority in the mid-displacement category too?

March 31, 2017  By Abhay Verma Photography by Eshan Shetty