The Ninja 400 shall be re-introduced in India on June twenty fourth in an up to date BS 6-spec avatar.
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23 Jun 2022, 11:21 AM
Kawasaki Ninja 400 is underpinned by a metal trellis body.
After teasing the bike beforehand on social media, Kawasaki has now introduced the launch date of the Ninja 400 which is able to go on sale in India tomorrow (June twenty fourth). The Ninja 400 shall be re-introduced within the nation in an up to date BS 6-spec avatar. Beforehand the mannequin was taken off cabinets in April 2020 when the stricter BS 6 emission norms got here into motion.
Beforehand, the Ninja 400 was offered in restricted numbers in India, the brand new 2022 mannequin 12 months bike can be anticipated to be out there solely. It should refresh its rivalry with the sub-400 cc sport bikes in India equivalent to the brand new KTM RC 390 and the TVS Apache RR 310.
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With the newest mannequin 12 months replace, the Ninja 400 will obtain a Euro 5- or BS 6-compliant 399cc, parallel-twin, liquid-cooled engine. Other than updating the emission compliance on the engine, Kawasaki hasn’t launched every other modifications to the powertrain. The ultimate output from this engine stands at 44bhp and 37Nm of peak torque. When in comparison with the earlier BS 4-spec engine, the general energy output stays the identical, however the torque has come down by 1 Nm. The transmission is identical 6-speed unit which additionally comes with a slipper clutch mechanism.
Save for the powertrain improve, the remainder of the main points stay the identical. It continues to function the identical Ninja H2-inspired styling with a pointy twin-pod headlight and fairing-integrated entrance flip indicators. Different exterior highlights additionally embody its split-style seat, the muscular 14-litre gas tank, sporty paint livery, and a side-slung exhaust with dual-tone end.
The worldwide-spec mannequin is on the market for buy in two paint choices – Lime Inexperienced with Ebony (KRT Version) and Metallic Carbon Grey with Metallic Matte Carbon Grey.
2022 Kawasaki Ninja 400 worth (anticipated):
The brand new Ninja 400 is predicted to price upwards of ₹5 lakh (ex-showroom, India).
First Printed Date: 23 Jun 2022, 11:18 AM IST