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2005 Kawasaki Ninja® 500R

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2005 Sport


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2005 Kawasaki Ninja® 500R

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2005 Kawasaki Ninja® 500R Specifications

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Model Type  Sport
BASE MSRP(US)  $4,999.00
Dealers Kawasaki Dealers
Warranty  12
Engine Type  Parallel Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid / Air
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  DOHC
Compression Ratio  10.8:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Chain
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  110/70 R17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  130/70 R17
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  56.5 / 1435.1
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.8 / 18.2

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By Len(Owner), Jan. 7, 2010
I have been riding my 2005 Ninja 500r for two seasons now. Being a new rider I wanted a bike I could handle and learn on. A few of my friends had purchased 600R's and even 750R's as their first bikes. They all ended up crashing. I didnt want this to happen to me. So despite my desire for a 600r I bo... Read Full Review


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By Asian Ninja(Owner), Jun. 30, 2014
From GSXR to Ninja, I did not have regrets. This is my first 500 motorcycle and with an almost 5-year hiatus from riding, I can say this is a great bike to start over. It can keep up with R1 650 and CBR 650 and is stable during high-speed. Other than the weird lower fairing that looks incomplete, th... Read Full Review


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