2021 Z900 for Sale at Ultimate Kawasaki Ipswich in West Ipswich, QLD | Specifications and Review Information
REFINED RIDER-FOCUSED SUPERNAKED:
Updated in 2020, the Z900 maintains the "Exciting & Easy" concept of its predecessor. while offering the next step in aggressive Z sugomi styling. A host of advanced features - including integrated Riding Modes (combining KTRC and power modes), TFT colour instrumentation, smartphone connectivity, all LED Lighting.
EXCITING IN-LINE FOUR ENGINE
With Digital Fuel Injection the powerful 948 cm3 liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-line Four engine has a quick-revving character and a strong mid-range hit that pulls strongly to the redline. Adding to rider exhilaration, a distinct intake note encourages you to twist the throttle. Silky smooth power delivery facilitates control while contributing to rider comfort and confidence
KTRC (KAWASAKI TRACTION CONTROL)
Kawasaki Advanced traction control system provides both enhanced sports riding performance and the peace of mind to negotiate low-traction surfaces with confidence. 3 rider-selectable modes offer progressively grater levels of intrusion to suit the riding situation and rider preference.
MORE EXCITING EXHAUST SOUND
Revised internal construction for the pre-chamber and silencer contributes to a more voluminous exhaust note - much more audible on startup, when idling, and when snapping the throttle.
ENHANCED INTAKE NOTE
After the 2014-2017 Z1000, the Z900 is the second model to benefit from "sound research" in crafting its intake note. Shape of the airbox was designed based on acoustic tests. The distinct intake note of the Z900 is clear and exhilarating. The frequency of the note varies with engine speed, adding to riding impact - especially at high rpm. Airbox inlet faces upwards, making the intake note easier to hear for the rider.
ASSIST & SLIPPER CLUTCH
Assist & Slipper Clutch was developed based on feedback from racing activities. The clutch uses two types of cams (an assist cam and a slipper cam), offering two functions not available on a standard clutch.
HORIZONTAL BACK-LINK REAR SUSPENSION
Rear suspension positions the shock unit and linkage above the swingarm. This arrangement contributes to mass centralisation, while ensuring that the suspension is located far enough from the exhaust that operation is not affected by heat.
While maintaining the Z900's highly acclaimed handling, revisions to the frame add strength to the swingarm pivot area. Front and rear suspension settings were updated to match the new frame.
INVERTED FRONT FORKS
41 mm inverted front fork features stepless rebound damping and spring preload adjustablility in the left fork tube. Adjusters are conveniently located on the fork top cap.
EXTRUDED ALUMINIUM SWINGARM
Extruded aluminium swingarm weighs only 3.9 kg, contributing to low unsprung weight, which in turn contributes to the bike's light, nimble handling.
Bluetooth technology built into the instrument panel enables riders to connect to their motorcycle wirelessly. Using the smartphone application "RIDEOLOGY THE APP". a number of instrument functions can be accessed, contributing to an enhanced motorcycling experience, features include, Vehicle log, Riding log, Telephone notices, tuning and General settings.
COMPACT FRONT COWL
Houses a dual-bulb headlamp with single position lamp. Sharp meter cover contributes to the aggressive Z styling. Close-fitting bodywork with minimum overhang contributes to a slim appearance and a high quality image. Sharp front and rear turn signals complement the aggressive Z styling.
POWER MODE SELECTION
A choice of Full Power or Low Power modes allows riders to set power delivery to suit preferences and conditions. Low Power modes limits output to 55% of Full Power. Along with Integrated Riding modes, riders can choose from 3 settings (Sport, Road, Rain) or a manual setting (Rider) In manual Rider mode, each of the systems can be set independently.
AGGRESSIVE Z STYLING
Key sugomi design elements, like its crouching stance, low positioned head and upswept tail, give the Z900 a distinct silhouette, making it instantly recognisable as Z Supernaked model. Designed to make viewers fall in love at first sight, the Z900's aggressive Z styling is complemented by elegant bodywork flowing from head to tail, combined with minimalist cover in the engine area devised to draw attention to its functional beauty. A condensed appearance emphasised by slim, close-fitting bodywork gives the bike a light, agile image that reflects its sporty
ERGONOMICS FOR CONTROL
Wide, flat handlebar and relaxed, sporty riding position. The rider is easily able to capitalise on the Z900's sporty street riding potential. Slightly more upright than the Z1000, the riding position offers a blend of control and comfort in a variety of riding situations. The relationship between pegs, seat and handlebars was designed to enhance communication between rider and machine, giving the rider a confidence-inspiring feeling of control that complements its agile handling. Wide steering angle facilitates low-speed manoeuvring.
SPORT RIDERS SEAT
Thanks to the low seat height and the bike's slim overall design, it's easy to keep both feet firmly on the ground when stopped, an important consideration for many riders. 820 mm seat height enables a wide range of riders to enjoy the Z900 with confidence.
Both the clutch and front brake lever are 5-way adjustable, able to accommodate a variety of hand sizes for increased comfort. Rider and passenger footrest feature rubber pads. Harder rubber combined with hollow centres were designed to reduce vibration felt through the footpegs.
BRAKES, WHEELS AND TYRES
Dunlop Sportmax Roadsport 2 tyres contribute to the Z900's superb handling, matched to dual 300 mm front petal disc brakes deliver plenty of braking power. Dual opposed 4-piston callipers with resin brake pads offer a linear brake touch, facilitating control for both new and experienced riders. 250 mm rear petal disc brake provides stopping power at the rear. The Z900 features a compact and lightweight Nissin motorcycle ABS unit. Stylish star-pattern 5-spoke wheels contribute to light weight.
TFT COLOUR INSTRUMENTATION
The 4.3" all-digital TFT colour instrumentation gives the cockpit a high-tech, high-grade appearance. The meter also offers additional feature unavailable on the previous model
LED headlamp, position lamps, license plate lamp and turn signals add to the Z900's sharper new styling. the tail lamp is the same LED unit as before.
Colour: METALLIC SPARK BLACK WITH METALLIC FLAT SPARK BLACK (RED FRAME/WHEELS) - BK2
Colour: METALLIC SPARK GRAY WITH METALLIC SPARK BLACK (GREEN FRAME) - BK4
Z900 SUPERNAKED (ZR900FMFNN)
Liquid Cooled, 4 Stroke
Power / Torque
92.2 kW / 98.6 N.m
DOHC 16 valve
Suspension - front
Telescopic Fork (Upside-down)
Suspension - rear
Horiontal Back-link Swing arm
Wheel travel - f/r
120 mm / 140 mm
Brakes - Front
Dual 300mm Discs
Brakes - Rear
Single 250 mm Disc
120/70ZR17 M/C 58W / 180/55ZR17 M/C 73W
L x W x H
2,070mm x 825mm x 1,455mm
92.2. kW (125PS) @ 9,500 min
98.6 N.m (10.1.0 kgfm) / 7,700 min
METALLIC SPARK BLACK WITH METALLIC FLAT SPARK BLACK (RED FRAME/WHEELS) - BK2 METALLIC SPARK BLACK WITH METALLIC FLAT SPARK BLACK (GREEN FRAME) - BK4