Kawasaki Ninja 300 Revealed, To Launch In India By Mid-2021

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HIGHLIGHTS:

  • Kawasaki has recently unveiled the 2021 Kawasaki Ninja 300 globally.
  • The all-new mid-sized motorcycle gets a BS6 compliant engine.
  • It will rival the BS6 BMW G 310 R, Yamaha YZ-F R3 and TVS Apache 310 RR in India.

Kawasaki has recently revealed the 2021 Kawasaki Ninja 300 globally and the bike now comes with an updated BS6 compliant engine. The Japanese bike manufacturer is expected to launch the 2021 Ninja 300 by mid-2021.

DESIGN & FEATURES

Coming to the design the all-new beginner’s bike does not look like a beginner bike at all. However, the 2021 Kawasaki Ninja 300 is more striking when compared to the KTM RC 390 or the Kawasaki Ninja 400 itself. Apart from this, the design and the features of the BS6 Kawasaki Ninja 300 will remain the same as offered on the outgoing model.

Earlier, Kawasaki started the localisation of body parts including brakes, tyres, headlights, etc. However, this time the company will come up with an engine that is assembled using local components which might help Kawasaki to regulate its price to a greater extent.

SUSPENSION AND BRAKING

The 2021 Kawasaki Ninja 300 will feature telescopic forks at the front. Meanwhile, at the rear end, it will get a preloaded-adjustable monoshock suspension unit. Further, the braking duties on the BS6 Ninja 300 works under a 290mm disc at the front and a 220mm disc at the rear. Further, for enhanced safety, Kawasaki will also offer dual-channel ABS on the Ninja 300 as standard.

ENGINE

Coming to the engine, the 2021 Kawasaki Ninja 300 is expected to come up with a 296cc liquid-cooled motor. Meanwhile, this new engine will produce 39BHP of power and a peak torque of 27Nm. Apart from this, it comes mated to a 6-speed gearbox with slip and assist clutch for smooth shifting.

In India, the all-new Kawasaki Ninja 300 will compete against the likes of BMW G 310 R, Yamaha YZ-F R3 and TVS Apache 310 RR. Meanwhile, the company is expected to price the BS6 variant somewhere around Rs. 2.50 Lakh onwards.