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Ninja 250R Wins Motorcycle.Com's 2009 "Best Value" Award
The Kawasaki Ninja® 250R packs an unbeatable combination of practicality, performance, style and low price into a package that is easily accessible for beginners, yet still fun for experts. These winning traits led the editors at to name it as the "Best Value" in motorcycling for 2009.

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Kawasaki Ninja® 250R wins Consumer Reports Scooter and Motorcycle Test
The Kawasaki Ninja 250, an entry-level sports bike, achieved the highest score of any motorcycle or scooter in our testing.

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Rider “Fun & Fuelgal: 9 Small-to-Midsize Fuel Savers” featuring the Kawasaki Ninja 250R and Versys
You will have to decide how much you can spend and how important fuel mileage is to your equation, but to us the Versys is by far the most versatile and enjoyable bike here.
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2008 Kawasaki Ninja 250R wins Motorcyclist Magazine Best Bang for the Buck Award
The Ninja 250R offers big performance in a small package at an equally diminutive price. Add in its new styling and improved power delivery and it’s pretty obvious how the little Ninja that could, did in fact win this award.

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Motorcyclist Magazine Review: 2008 Kawasaki Ninja 250R
Lightweight and fun to ride, it builds your confidence instead of destroying it. After five minutes on the 250, I concluded that it’s more than a great beginner’s bike. It’s a great bike, period.

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rider Magazine Review: 2008 Kawasaki Ninja 250R
At about 6,000 rpm the engine launches into a delicious F1 howl that will convince most people it’s now more sport than playbike.

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Sport Rider Magazine Review: 2008 Kawasaki Ninja 250R
On the road all the changes are clear—this is the beginner bike we’ve been waiting for. The slightly forward bar does put the rider in a more sporty position, but overall the rider is sitting largely upright, and the 30.5-inch seat height is sure to inspire flat-footed confidence in all but the shortest of riders.

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We sample Kawasaki's best-selling sportbike. In fact, the Ninja 250R is Kawasaki's best-selling motorcycle period." Check this great review with video at Magazine Review: 2008 Kawasaki Ninja 250R
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