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$8,699
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MSRP*
$9,299
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$600

Z800 ABS

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Specifications

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Kawasaki proudly presents the Z800 ABS. Over 40 years after the birth of the original Z, the Z800 takes the Z design in an aggressive new direction. Rule the streets with potent engine displacement and responsive chassis performance that leave competitive models seem pale in comparison.

Engine

Displacement 806cc
Type 4-stroke, In-Line Four
Bore and stroke 71.0 x 50.9 mm
Cooling Liquid
Compression ratio 11.9:1
Valve system DOHC, 16 valves (4 valves per cylinder)
Fuel system Fuel injection with four 34 mm (Mikuni) with dual throttle valves
Ignition Digital
Lubrication Forced lubrication (wet sump)

Brakes

Front: type Dual semi-floating 310 mm petal discs
Front: calipers Dual opposed 4-piston
Rear: type Single 250 mm petal disc
Rear: calipers Single-piston caliper

Dimensions

Overall length 2,100 mm
Overall width 800mm
Overall height 1,050 mm
Wheelbase 1,445 mm
Ground clearance 150 mm
Seat height 834 mm
Curb mass** 231kg
Fuel capacity 17 litres

Drivetrain

Transmission 6-speed, with positive neutral finder
Final drive Sealed Chain
Primary reduction ratio 1.714 (84/49)
Gear ratio: 1st 2.571 (36/14)
Gear ratio: 2nd 1.941 (33/17)
Gear ratio: 3rd 1.556 (28/18)
Gear ratio: 4th 1.33 (28/21)
Gear ratio: 5th 1.200 (24/20)
Gear ratio: 6th 1.095 (23/21)
Final reduction ratio 3.000 (45/15)
Clutch Wet multi-disc, manual

Frame

Type Tubular backbone (with engine subframe), high tensile steel
Wheel travel: front 120 mm (4.7 in.)
Tire: front 120/70-ZR17M/C (58W)
Wheel travel: rear 137 mm
Tire: rear 180/55-ZR17M/C (73W)
Caster (rake) 24.5°
Trail 98 mm
Steering angle (left/right) 31° / 31°

Performance

Maximum Power 83 kW {113 PS} @ 10,200 rpm
Maximum Torque 83 N.m {85 kgf.m} @ 8000 rpm

Suspension

Suspension, front 41 mm inverted fork with rebound damping and spring preload adjustability
Suspension, rear Bottom-Link Uni-Trak, gas-charged shock with piggyback resevoir and stepless rebound damping and preload adjustability

Details

Warranty 12 months warranty

Factory Limited Warranty Owner's Warranty Guide

This model comes with 12 months factory limited warranty. 

 

Kawasaki keeps the good times rolling with unlimited kilometers/hours of usage. We have you covered with our nationwide, Kawasaki dealer network. Visit any authorized Kawasaki dealer (for this product line) throughout Canada and continental USA for factory warranty coverage.

 

Click “Owner’s Warranty Guide” for full details regarding Kawasaki’s factory limited warranty coverage.

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Kawasaki’s own Kawasaki Protection Plus (KPP) goes the distance with available two, three, and four years of unlimited kilometers/hours additional coverage on top of the original Kawasaki limited warranty. That’s up to seven years total coverage depending on the base warranty term!

 

Feel secure knowing that Kawasaki Protection Plus repairs are performed only at authorized Kawasaki dealers (for this product line) throughout Canada and continental USA using only Kawasaki genuine parts.

 

Enjoy additional peace of mind with roadside assistance on street legal motorcycles. Buy early - roadside assistance coverage begins when you buy KPP.

 

No surprises. There’s no deductible fees with KPP for covered repairs.

 

Click “Learn More” for more details regarding Kawasaki Protection Plus.

MSRP*

$9,299

Special offers

0% Special Retail Financing

Take advantage of our Special Retail Financing offer for as little as 0% for 36 months. Visit your local Kawasaki dealer today for complete details and get moving - for less - right now.


The 0% Special Retail Financing Promotion is available on select 2015 and 2016 models sold by Canadian Kawasaki Motors Inc., purchased between September 1, 2016 and September 30, 2016. Receive a financing rate of 0% for up to 36 months, on approved credit, with the purchase of a ZR800BGF – Z800 ABS. This promotion is time limited and certain conditions will apply. The 0% Special Retail Financing Promotion cannot be combined with any other promotion unless otherwise indicated. See your dealer for complete details.

1st Service Promotion

Receive $200 towards your first service with the purchase of a Z800 ABS.
The 1st Service Promotion is available on new, unused 2015 and 2016 models sold by Canadian Kawasaki Motors Inc., purchased between September 1, 2016 and September 30, 2016. Receive up to $300 towards your first service. Service must be scheduled with the retailing dealer. This promotion is time limited and certain conditions may apply. See your dealer for complete details. Offer cannot be combined with any other special offers.

Mega Cash

Ride away with more cash in your pockets with MEGA Cash Credits.


Instant MEGA Cash Credits available on select new, unused 2015, 2016 models sold by Canadian Kawasaki Motors Inc., purchased between September 1, 2016 and September 30, 2016. Instant MEGA cash credits are manufacturer-to-dealer incentives, deducted from MSRP, and vary by model. This promotion is time limited and certain conditions will apply. See your dealer for complete details. Offer not available on financed purchases and cannot be combined with any other special offers.

3.9% Special Retail Financing

Take advantage of our Special Retail Financing offer for as little as 3.9% for 60 months. Visit your local Kawasaki dealer today for complete details and get moving - for less - right now.


The 3.9% Special Retail Financing Promotion is available on select 2014, 2015 and 2016 models sold by Canadian Kawasaki Motors Inc., purchased between September 1, 2016 and September 30, 2016. Receive a financing rate of 3.9% for up to 60 months, on approved credit, with the purchase of a ZR800BGF – Z800 ABS. This promotion is time limited and certain conditions will apply. The 3.9% Special Retail Financing Promotion cannot be combined with any other promotion unless otherwise indicated. See your dealer for complete details.

Loyalty Bonus

Receive a $250 Loyalty Bonus with the purchase of a 2016 Z800 ABS. This offer is valid when you trade in any Kawasaki unit, from any previous year purchased in Canada.
The Loyalty Bonus Promotion is available any 2016 Kawasaki model sold by Canadian Kawasaki Motors Inc., purchased between September 1, 2016 and September 30, 2016. Receive up to a $250 Loyalty Bonus when you trade in any Kawasaki unit, from any previous year purchased in Canada. This promotion is time limited and certain conditions apply. The Loyalty Bonus Promotion cannot be combined with any other promotion, unless otherwise indicated. The value will be deducted off of the purchase price of the vehicle. See your dealer for complete details.

Genuine Kawasaki Accessories Offer

Now is the time to outfit your new Kawasaki with the best accessories we offer. Purchase a ZR800BGF - Z800 ABS and receive $500 worth of free Genuine Kawasaki Accessories.
The Genuine Kawasaki Accessory Offer is available on select 2015 and 2016 models sold by Canadian Kawasaki Motors Inc. Receive up to $560.00 retail value of Kawasaki Accessories with the purchase select new motorcycles. Offer valid on vehicles purchased between September 1, 2016 and September 30, 2016. The Genuine Kawasaki Accessory Offer cannot be combined with any other promotions unless otherwise indicated. See your dealer for complete details.

Kawapedia

Dual Throttle Valves

Late-model sport bikes often use large-bore throttle bodies to generate high levels of power. However, with large diameter throttles, when a rider suddenly opens the throttle, the unrestricted torque response is anything but gentle and often more than the rider can handle. Dual throttle valve technology was designed to tame engine response while contributing to performance. 

On fuel-injected models, throttle bodies generally have only one throttle valve per cylinder. On models with dual throttle valves, there are two throttle valves per cylinder: in addition to the main valves, which are physically linked to the throttle grip and controlled by the rider, a second set of valves, opened and closed by the ECU, precisely regulates intake airflow to ensure a natural, linear response. With the air passing through the throttle bodies becoming smoother, combustion efficiency in improved and power is increased. 

Like other Kawasaki engine management technology, Dual Throttle Valves were designed with the philosophy of "following the rider's intention, while providing natural-feeling support." They are featured on many Kawasaki models.

Horizontal Back-link Rear Suspension

Compared to Kawasaki's traditional Uni-Trak rear suspension, which mounts the shock unit vertically, with Horizontal Back-link rear suspension, the shock unit is almost horizontal. Kawasaki's original suspension arrangement locates the shock unit very close to the bike's centre of gravity, greatly contributing to mass centralisation. And because there is no linkage or shock unit protruding beneath the swingarm, this frees up space for a larger exhaust pre-chamber (an exhaust expansion chamber situated just upstream of the silencer). With a larger pre-chamber, silencer volume can be reduced, and heavy exhaust components can be concentrated closer to the centre of the bike, further contributing to mass centralisation. The result is greatly improved handling. 

Another benefit is that the shock unit is placed far away from exhaust heat. Because it is more difficult for heat from the exhaust system to adversely affect suspension oil and gas pressure, suspension performance is more stable. Horizontal Back-link rear suspension offers numerous secondary benefits like this.

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* The Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price does not include freight, pre-delivery inspection or applicable taxes. The final price is at the discretion of the dealer. Prices and Specifications are subject to change without prior notice. The amount indicated as "Your price" may include an optional instant Mega Cash credit that is deducted from the manufacturer's suggested retail price before taxes. This promotion is time limited and certain conditions will apply. See your dealer for complete details. Offer not available on financed purchases and cannot be combined with any other special offers. The final price is at the discretion of the dealer. Prices and Specifications are subject to change without prior notice.

** Includes all necessary materials and fluids to operate correctly, full tank of fuel (more than 90% of capacity) and tool kit (if supplied)

† Mega Cash noted with the MSRP, is a Special Offer that cannot be combined with any other special offer. Customers can choose a different current Special Offer, but they will be charged the full MSRP listed price and not the Mega Cash price.

‡ Power / Torque figures measured at the crankshaft.

The specifications mentioned here apply to and have been achieved by production models under standard operating conditions. We intend only to give a fair description of the vehicle and its performance capabilities but these specifications may not apply to every machine supplied for sale. Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. reserves the right to alter specifications without prior notice. Equipment illustrated and specifications may vary to meet individual markets. Available colours may vary by market.