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2006 Kawasaki Ninja® 250R

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2006 Kawasaki Ninja® 250R

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2006 Kawasaki Ninja® 250R Specifications

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Model Type  Sport
BASE MSRP(US)  $2,999.00
Dealers Kawasaki Dealers
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
Engine Type  Parallel Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  8
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  DOHC
Compression Ratio  12.4:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Chain
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  100/80 SR16
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  130/80 SR16
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  55.1 / 1399.5
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.8 / 18.2

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EX250
By Andrew McGee(Enthusiast), Sep. 17, 2008
As a new rider I took the smart approach and signed up for my local MSF class to learn the ins and outs of driving. At the class i was paired up with an EX250.

After 3 days of riding around in a parking lot with this thing i tossed out my original plans for a 600 and went to Craigs List and bought... Read Full Review

 

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Non Freeway Only
By Joseph(Owner), Sep. 27, 2008
I used to ride a 1982 Suzuki Katana 550 about 1984 at college. I bought the 2006 Ninja 250 bike about 5/2006 when I was age 41 to rekindle my youth. I bought this bike after much research. I thought it would be great since it's light, cheap and looks hot. Well the bike has good qualities. It dri... Read Full Review

 

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Hard to Argue with 60 MPG
By Brad(Owner), Sep. 15, 2008
I got this bike 2.5 years ago to save money on parking and gas. Back then, gas was approaching $3/gal. :-O



Since then, I've put more than 11,000 miles on it, replaced the tires, and had the valves adjusted (last time around 7,000 miles).



You're not going to break any records for acceleration, ... Read Full Review

 

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Balancing the ratings
By Balance(Owner), Jun. 22, 2012
This is to balance out a review that doesn't have a rating "Alan Matthews(Owner), Sep. 27, 2008", which was clearly intended to be a positive review (or at least neutral). Read Full Review

 

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Wonderful little bike!
By Alan Matthews(Owner), Sep. 27, 2008
Without a doubt, the Kawasaki Ninja 250 is the staple of beginner bikes. it has a smooth ride and plenty of power for any beginner. Mind, you won't be breaking any speed records, but when your getting 65-70 miles per gallon, does that really matter? The bike is extremely reliable, and comfortable to... Read Full Review

 

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