Kawasaki Ninja 250SL Review
Kawasaki Ninja 250SL is an upcoming Single-Cylinder 250cc Kawasaki bike. This is expected to be launched soon in Indian markets. The bike is light and said to be affordable quarter-litre bike. Indian bike enthusiasts are eagerly waiting for this bike’s launch.
This pocket friendly Ninja version unleashed by the company in Jakarta, Indonesia on February 14, 2014. This is a fully fared sports bike, also called Ninja RR Mono in other markets. The expected price of this bike is around Rs. 1,75,000 in India.
Engine and Performance
Kawasaki Ninja 250SL powered by 249cc 4-stroke, Single Cylinder, DOHC engine. It can churns out 27.62 BHP @ 9700 rpm power output and 22.6 NM @ 8200 rpm torque on ride. Engine mated with 6 Speed gears transmission.Comparing with its parallel-Twin Ninja 250R, Kawasaki Ninja 250SL offers less power, but more torque.
This hot bike features Wet multi-disc, manual clutch. The offered bore and stroke is 72 x 61.2. Tube diamond chassis and Liquid Cooling engine are the other features of Kawasaki Ninja 250SL. The bike is highly powerful and offers 153kph top speed on ride.
Kawasaki Ninja 250SL measures 1935.00 mm length, 685.00 mm Width and 1075.00 mm height. The bike weighs 151.00 kg. There is also about 20kg less weight too. This nimble handling machine equipped with power-to-weight ratio for best class comfort. It gets a huge 11.00 ltrs fuel tank and 1330.00 mm wheelbase. Wheel size of Kawasaki Ninja 250SL is 100/80-17 M/C (52S) – 130/70-17 M/C (62S).
Safety and Comfort
The bike equipped with excellent safety and comfort measures. It gets Telescopic fork front suspension and Bottom-Link Uni-Trak swing arm rear suspension. Brakes fitted is 263 mm petal disc brake in front and 193 mm petal disc brakes at the rear. A powerful halogen headlamp equipped in the front side of this bike with maintenance free battery.
The bike gets Alloy Wheels and Stand Alarm. There is no tubeless tyres in Kawasaki Ninja 250SL .Fuel Gauge, Tachometer, trip meter, speedometer are digital type. Kawasaki Ninja 250SL offers self start, Alloy wheels, Passenger Footrest, Step-up Seat, pass light etc for passengers comfort. There is also Low Fuel Indicator, Low Oil Indicator and Low Battery Indicator in this bike.
Colors and variants
Kawasaki Ninja 250SL available in Kwaker Lime Green, Passion Red, Pearl Stardust White and Pearl Shinning Yellow colour shades. It is available in another name – Kawasaki Ninja RR Mono. Only single variant is available for this bike. Main rivals of Kawasaki Ninja 250SL are Yamaha YZF-R25, Honda CBR250R, Hero HX250R and KTM RC200.
Kawasaki Ninja 250SL Key Specifications
- 249cc 4-stroke, Single Cylinder, DOHC engine
- 27.62 BHP @ 9700 rpm power
- 22.6 NM @ 8200 rpm torque
- 6 Speed gears transmission
- Wet multi-disc, manual clutch
- 165.00 mm ground clearance
- 1330.00 mm wheelbase
- 11.00 ltrs Fuel Tank capacity
- Telescopic fork front suspension
- Bottom-Link Uni-Trak swing arm rear suspension
- 263 mm petal disc in front
- 193 mm petal disc in rear
- Stand alarm, self start, alloys