**Curb weight includes all necessary materials and fluids to operate correctly, full tank of fuel (more than 90 percent capacity) and tool kit (if supplied). When equipped, California evaporative emissions equipment adds approximately 2.2 lb.
Check out the 2018 Ninja® 650 like never before. Watch videos, take a virtual test ride, get to know the technology, and see what others have to say. Along the way, you’ll learn all about what makes the Ninja 650 a sporty performance machine as well as an exceptional everyday ride.
Representing Kawasaki in global racing activities, Kawasaki Racing Team (KRT) supports the world’s best racers on the world’s most advanced motorcycles. The KRT-inspired color and graphics package is offered on select Kawasaki production street models to empower everyday riders with Kawasaki’s long legacy of motorcycle racing at the world championship level.
Exclusive Kawasaki Racing Team styling inspired by WorldSBK racing featuring Lime Green/Ebony bodywork
Sporty 649cc parallel-twin engine delivers smooth and responsive performance with exciting mid-range power that is felt in every gear
Assist & slipper clutch for a light feel at the clutch lever and reduced wheel hop during downshifts for smooth corner entry
Lightweight brakes and 5-spoke wheels reduce unsprung weight which contributes to light, agile handling
Clip-on style handlebars promote an authentic and aggressive Ninja image while complementing the ergonomics of the upright riding position