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Z500

Streetfighter Style and Attitude

  • MSRP
    $6,999

Destination Charge $595

Dealer sets the actual destination charge, your price may vary.

Specifications and pricing are subject to change.

Metallic Spark Black / Metallic Matte Graphene Steel Gray

Metallic Spark Black / Metallic Matte Graphene Steel Gray

451cc
Parallel twin
High-contrast full-LCD meter with
smartphone connectivity

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Chassis Management Technology
Engine 451cc, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, DOHC 8-valve parallel twin
Bore x Stroke 70.0 x 58.6 mm
Compression Ratio 11.3:1
Fuel System Fuel injection: ø32 mm x 2
Ignition Digital
Starting Electric
Lubrication Forced lubrication, wet sump
Transmission 6-speed, return
Clutch Wet multi-disc, manual
Final Drive Chain
Frame Trellis, high-tensile steel
Front Suspension / Wheel Travel ø41 mm telescopic fork / 120 mm (4.7 in)
Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel Bottom-link Uni Trak, gas-charged shock with adjustable spring preload / 130 mm (5.1 in)
Rake / Trail 24.3° / 92 mm
Steering Angle (L/R) 35° / 35°
Front Tire 110/70R17M/C 54H
Rear Tire 150/60R17M/C 66H
Front Brakes Semi-floating ø310 mm disc with balanced actuation dual-piston caliper
Rear Brake ø220 mm disc with dual-piston caliper
Dimensions (L x W x H) 1,995 x 800 x 1,055 mm (78.5 x 31.5 x 41.5 in)
Wheelbase 1,375 mm (54.1 in)
Road Clearance 145 mm (5.7 in)
Seat Height 785 mm (30.9 in)
Curb Mass** 166 kg (366 lb)
Fuel Capacity 14 litres
Instrumentation High-contrast full LCD instrumentation with odometer, bar-style tachometer, gear position indicator, fuel gauge, dual trip meters, remaining range, current and average fuel consumption, coolant temperature, clock, connected device notifications (Bluetooth, mail, telephone), service indicator, and Economical Riding Indicator
Warranty 12 months
Kawasaki Protection Plus 12 / 24 / 36 / 48 months

**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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