BS6 Kawasaki Z1000 has been awaited for quite some time in the world market. The manufacturer, however, has given us a color addition to the 2021 palette. Kawasaki has launched the new 2021 Kawasaki Z1000 in Indonesia for IDR 349,000,000
Euro 4 version continues for some time before the Euro 5 aka BS6 version comes to Indian and world markets. Since the motor is ready with other motorcycle that share the same engine, we think Kawasaki could be readying a newly designed motorcycle. Euro 5 legislation hits European market in January 2021. It will be almost five years that this model has existed in the market we expect Kawasaki could announce a brand new designed motorcycle which could shed weight and be upgraded in terms of technology and features as well.
2021 Kawasaki Z1000 gets a rigid aluminium frame features a high degree of mass centralization, creating a balance between sharp turning Aluminium twin-tube frame design features frame beams that go over engine, allowing a narrow construction between Lightweight and highly rigid, the frame uses the engine as a stressed member.
Assist & Slipper Clutch was developed based on feedback from racing activities. Not only does it allow for a lighter and sportier feel at the clutch lever during clutch operation, it also prevents rear-wheel hop during gear downshifts at high rpm. BS6 Kawasaki Z1000 could come any time between late 2020 and early 2021.
Specification remain the same as the 2017 model which are listed below.
TYPE Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line Four
DISPLACEMENT 1,043 cc
BORE AND STROKE 77.0 mm x 56.0 mm
COMPRESSION RATIO 11.8:1
VALVE SYSTEM DOHC, 16 valves
FUEL SYSTEM Fuel injection: ø38 mm x 4 (Keihin), with oval sub-throttles
FUEL TYPE / MINIMUM OCTANE RATING Unleaded petrol
LUBRICATION Forced lubrication, wet sump
TRANSMISSION 6 speed, return
MAXIMUM POWER 142 PS/ 10,000 rpm
MAXIMUM TORQUE 111 N.m/ 7,300 rpm
DIMENSIONS & CHASSIS
FRAME TYPE Twin-tube, Aluminium
RAKE / TRAIL 24.5° / 101 mm
TYRE – FRONT Front: 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
TYRE – REAR Rear: 190/50ZR17M/C (73W)
WHEELBASE 1,435 mm
GROUND CLEARANCE 125 mm
SEAT HEIGHT 815 mm
CURB MASS 221 kg
FUEL CAPACITY 17 Litres
OVERALL DIMENSIONS (L X W X H) 2,045 X 790 X 1,055 mm