2019 Kawasaki Z900RS ABS
2019 Kawasaki Z900RS ABS

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Kawasaki
Kawasaki
Model Year
2019
2019
Model
Z900RS ABS
Z900RS ABS
Model Code
ZR900CKFBL
ZR900CKFBL
Color
Candytone Brown / Candytone Orange
Candytone Brown / Candytone Orange

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Front - Dual disc, ABS

Rear - Single disc, ABS

Front - Dual disc, ABS

Rear - Single disc, ABS

Tires

Front - 120/70 ZR17 Dunlop GPR-300F

Rear - 180/55 ZR17 Dunlop GPR-300

Front - 120/70 ZR17 Dunlop GPR-300F

Rear - 180/55 ZR17 Dunlop GPR-300

Dimensions

Length
Overall - 83.1 in.
Overall - 83.1 in.
Height
Overall - 46.5 in.
Overall - 46.5 in.
Width
Overall - 34.1 in.
Overall - 34.1 in.
Weight
Curb - 471.9 lb.
Curb - 471.9 lb.
Ground Clearance
5.3 in.
5.3 in.
Wheelbase
58.1 in.
58.1 in.
Seat Height
31.5 in.
31.5 in.

Drivetrain

Transmission
6-speed, return shift
6-speed, return shift
Final Drive
Sealed chain
Sealed chain

Electrical

Lighting
LED
LED

Engine

Engine
4-stroke, 4-cylinder, DOHC, 16-valve
4-stroke, 4-cylinder, DOHC, 16-valve
Cooling
Liquid
Liquid
Displacement
948 cc
948 cc
Bore x Stroke
73.4 x 56 mm
73.4 x 56 mm
Torque
Maximum - 72.3 ft. lb. @ 6,500 rpm
Maximum - 72.3 ft. lb. @ 6,500 rpm
Fuel System
DFI® with Keihin 36mm throttle bodies
DFI® with Keihin 36mm throttle bodies
Ignition
TCBI with electronic advance
TCBI with electronic advance
Fuel Capacity
4.5 gal.
4.5 gal.

Operational

Frame
Tubular, diamond
Tubular, diamond
Suspension

Front - Inverted telescopic fork (10-way) with adjustable compression and rebound (12-way) damping, spring preload; 4.7 in. travel

Rear - Horizontal back-link swingarm with stepless adjustable rebound damping and spring preload; 5.5 in. travel

Front - Inverted telescopic fork (10-way) with adjustable compression and rebound (12-way) damping, spring preload; 4.7 in. travel

Rear - Horizontal back-link swingarm with stepless adjustable rebound damping and spring preload; 5.5 in. travel

Rake
25.4°
25.4°
Trail
3.5 in.
3.5 in.

Other

Warranty
12 Month Limited
12 Month Limited

Features

Ergonomics & Experience

  • AUTHENTIC RIDING EXPERIENCE: ​Retro design meets modern technology and performance for superb riding comfort around town and on the highway.
  • CHASSIS: ​The modern, fully adjustable, 41 mm inverted fork tuned to deliver both ride comfort and sporty performance.
  • CHASSIS: ​The modern lightweight trellis frame provides the strength to harness the inline 4-cylinder power and the balanced flex to achieve responsive and agile handling.
  • CHASSIS: ​The modern horizontal back-link rear suspension offers progressive damping for an ideal balance of sport riding performance and casual riding comfort.
  • ERGONOMICS: ​Sporty, upright handlebar position provides ideal leverage for cornering and low-speed maneuvering.
  • ERGONOMICS: ​Low seat height for easy reach to the ground and enhanced rider confidence.
  • ERGONOMICS: ​Relaxed upright riding position accommodates both comfortable cruising and sporty riding.
  • BRAKES: ​Modern ABS is a standard feature on the Z900RS. It’s a compact and lightweight Nissin motorcycle ABS unit that helps reduce wheel lock up under certain conditions.
  • BRAKES: ​Modern radial-mount calipers and radial-pump front brake master cylinder contribute to a firm, progressive feel and powerful braking performance.

Power & Performance

  • ​RIDE EASY: Seat is well cushioned and comfortable for extended highway cruising and enhanced road bump absorption.
  • SMOOTH AND POWERFUL: ​Inline four delivers strong acceleration and silky-smooth performance for cruising at higher rpms.
  • ​TUNED EXHAUST NOTE: Tuned to deliver an appealing iconic rumble during engine start and idling.
  • DOUBLE WALL CONSTRUCTION: ​Inner pipes are slimmer than the outer pipes which contribute to strong low-mid range focused performance.

Retro Styling

  • AUTHENTIC Z STYLING: The Z900RS is the ultimate retro-sport Z that offers modern running gear and classic styling.
  • HIGH-GRADE PAINT & ICONIC TEARDROP FUEL TANK: Throwback retro brown and orange paint scheme highlight a teardrop fuel tank and premium finishes that resemble the original Z1.
  • STAINLESS STEEL EXHAUST SYSTEM: Double-walled headers, integrated connections and short megaphone silencer, all treated to a buffed finish highlight the retro-sport image.
  • LED LIGHTS: A round LED headlight and oval surface-emitting LED taillight pay homage to the original Z1 with a blend of retro and modern designs.
  • MULTI-FUNCTION INSTRUMENTATION: The high-tech multi-function LCD screen nestled between bullet shape analogue dials, featuring classic chrome bezels creates a balance of retro style mixed with modern functionality.
  • SPOKE STYLE CAST WHEELS: A classic look with machining on the spokes and rim plus high-quality paint demonstrates superb craftsmanship.

Ergonomics & Experience

  • AUTHENTIC RIDING EXPERIENCE: ​Retro design meets modern technology and performance for superb riding comfort around town and on the highway.
  • CHASSIS: ​The modern, fully adjustable, 41 mm inverted fork tuned to deliver both ride comfort and sporty performance.
  • CHASSIS: ​The modern lightweight trellis frame provides the strength to harness the inline 4-cylinder power and the balanced flex to achieve responsive and agile handling.
  • CHASSIS: ​The modern horizontal back-link rear suspension offers progressive damping for an ideal balance of sport riding performance and casual riding comfort.
  • ERGONOMICS: ​Sporty, upright handlebar position provides ideal leverage for cornering and low-speed maneuvering.
  • ERGONOMICS: ​Low seat height for easy reach to the ground and enhanced rider confidence.
  • ERGONOMICS: ​Relaxed upright riding position accommodates both comfortable cruising and sporty riding.
  • BRAKES: ​Modern ABS is a standard feature on the Z900RS. It’s a compact and lightweight Nissin motorcycle ABS unit that helps reduce wheel lock up under certain conditions.
  • BRAKES: ​Modern radial-mount calipers and radial-pump front brake master cylinder contribute to a firm, progressive feel and powerful braking performance.

Power & Performance

  • ​RIDE EASY: Seat is well cushioned and comfortable for extended highway cruising and enhanced road bump absorption.
  • SMOOTH AND POWERFUL: ​Inline four delivers strong acceleration and silky-smooth performance for cruising at higher rpms.
  • ​TUNED EXHAUST NOTE: Tuned to deliver an appealing iconic rumble during engine start and idling.
  • DOUBLE WALL CONSTRUCTION: ​Inner pipes are slimmer than the outer pipes which contribute to strong low-mid range focused performance.

Retro Styling

  • AUTHENTIC Z STYLING: The Z900RS is the ultimate retro-sport Z that offers modern running gear and classic styling.
  • HIGH-GRADE PAINT & ICONIC TEARDROP FUEL TANK: Throwback retro brown and orange paint scheme highlight a teardrop fuel tank and premium finishes that resemble the original Z1.
  • STAINLESS STEEL EXHAUST SYSTEM: Double-walled headers, integrated connections and short megaphone silencer, all treated to a buffed finish highlight the retro-sport image.
  • LED LIGHTS: A round LED headlight and oval surface-emitting LED taillight pay homage to the original Z1 with a blend of retro and modern designs.
  • MULTI-FUNCTION INSTRUMENTATION: The high-tech multi-function LCD screen nestled between bullet shape analogue dials, featuring classic chrome bezels creates a balance of retro style mixed with modern functionality.
  • SPOKE STYLE CAST WHEELS: A classic look with machining on the spokes and rim plus high-quality paint demonstrates superb craftsmanship.