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Flat Ebony

Flat Ebony

single seat model
Forged Marchesini
Torque 114.6 N.m {11.7 kgf.m} @ 11,500 rpm
Engine 4-stroke, In-Line Four
Displacement 998cc
Bore x Stroke 76.0 x 55.0 mm
Compression Ratio 13.0:1
Valve System DOHC, 16 valves (4 valves per cylinder)
Fuel System Fuel injection: ø47 mm x 4 with dual injection
Ignition Digital
Cooling Liquid
Lubrication Forced lubrication, wet sump with oil cooler
Transmission 6-speed, return
Primary Reduction Ratio 1.681 (79/47)
Gear Ratio: 1st 2.600 (39/15)
Gear Ratio: 2nd 2.214 (31/14)
Gear Ratio: 3rd 1.944 (35/18)
Gear Ratio: 4th 1.722 (31/18)
Gear Ratio: 5th 1.550 (31/20)
Final Reduction Ratio 2.294 (39/17)
Clutch Wet multi-disc, manual
Final Drive Chain
Frame Twin spar, cast aluminium
Front Suspension 43 mm inverted Balance Free Front Fork with external compression chamber, compression and rebound damping and spring preload adjustability, and top-out springs
Rear Suspension Horizontal Back-link with BFRC lite gas-charged shock, piggyback resevoir, compression and rebound damping and spring preload adjustability, and top-out spring
Front Wheel Travel 120 mm (4.7 in.)
Rear Wheel Travel 114 mm (4.5 in.)
Rake 25º
Trail 107 mm (4.2 in.)
Steering Angle (L/R) 27º/27º
Front Tire 120/70-ZR17M/C (58W)
Rear Tire 190/55-ZR17M/C (75W)
Front Brakes Dual semi-floating 330 mm Brembo discs
Front Calipers Dual radial-mount, Brembo M50 monobloc, opposed 4-piston
Rear Brake Single 220 mm petal disc
Rear Caliper Single-bore pin-slide
Overall Length 2,090 mm
Overall Width 740 mm
Overall Height 1,145 mm
Wheelbase 1,440 mm
Road Clearance 145 mm
Seat Height 835 mm
Curb Mass** 206 kg
Fuel Capacity 17 litres (3.7 gal.)
Warranty 12 months warranty

**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).

KAWASAKI CARES: Always wear a helmet, eye protection, and proper apparel. Never ride under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Read Owner’s Manual and all on-product warnings. Professional rider shown on a closed course. 2020 Canadian Kawasaki Motors, Inc.

Specifications subject to change.


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