The Ninja 1000 gets updated graphics. The lucrative pricing of the sports tourer remains the same.
Kawasaki has launched the MY19 Ninja 1000 in India. The price of the mildly updated model remains unchanged, as it is available for ₹9.99 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi), which means that it continues to be the most affordable litre-class sportsbike in India.
There are no technical changes in the specifications of MY19 Ninja 1000, however there are minor graphical changes. The Ninja 1000 comes with ABS and the 3-mode Kawasaki Traction Control. It also sports some chin spoilers which are similar to those on the Ninja H2 and Ninja ZX-10R models and also lower profile dual LED headlights. Other features like assist and slipper clutch, ABS.
In the Pune Plant of India Kawasaki Motors, Ninja 1000 is assembled as a SKD product. Yutaka Yamashita, Managing Director of India Kawasaki Motors, said, "We are glad to inform all our stakeholders that MY19 Ninja 1000 is being launched in India on a same day when it is getting launched in other countries. We always have seen a positive response to Ninja 1000 in the India market because it offers everyday comfort and enhanced touring performance”.
The Ninja 1000, which produces 140bhp and 111Nm, will continue to be available in two colours, namely black and green. The bookings are open and customers can visit their nearest dealership to enquire about the Ninja 1000.