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2008 Kawasaki Ninja 500R

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2008 Kawasaki Ninja 500R

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2008 Kawasaki Ninja 500R Specifications

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Model Type  Sport
BASE MSRP(US)  $5,099.00
Dealers Kawasaki Dealers
Warranty  12
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Engine:  
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 Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
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
Brakes:  
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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Newbie on a bike having THE BEST TIME
By Brian Smith(Owner), Dec. 6, 2008
I bought this bike new, fresh out of an MSF Rider Class. Mid life crisis :) I planned to commute to work on about 50/50 highway and smaller roads. This is THE BEST bike. I *LOVE* it. Low maintenance, great price, 55 to 62 mpg, great pickup, very forgiving. I was amazed at how well it does not ... Read Full Review

 

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