Traditional styling, inspired by the iconic Z1, is complemented by state-of-the-art Kawasaki technology is what makes the Z900RS the bike that is the perfect mix of traditional and modern.
Engine TypeLiquid-Cooled, 4-Stroke, In-Line Four
Fuel SystemFuel Injection
Max Power108.76 HP @ 8,500 rpm
Max Torque95.0 N.m (9.7 kfg.m) @ 6500 rpm
The Z900RS is an ode to bikes of yesteryear. Traditional styling, inspired by the iconic Z1, is complemented by state-of-the-art Kawasaki technology such ABS, Assist & Slipper Clutch, Kawasaki Traction Control, and an Economical Riding Indicator. Great effort was taken to emphasize every detail from its fit and finish to its engine performance to make sure that it lives up to the iconic name of Z.
Complementing a light overall weight is a rigid frame and chassis geometry which were selected to deliver light, natural handling. Its frame design trims all unnecessary material, resulting in an extremely lightweight frame
Horizontal Back-Link Suspension
The Z900RS features a Horizontal Back-Link Rear Suspension, offering a higher level of riding potential. It features stepless rebound damping and stepless preload adjustability
Inverted Front Fork
The 41mm inverted front fork contributes to excellent ride comfort and sporty riding potential.
Assist & Slipper Clutch
Assist Clutch: Increases the pressure applied on the clutch plates, thus decreasing tension on the spring, resulting to a lighter clutch lever pull
Slipper Clutch: Forces clutch hub and plates apart, decreasing torque and preventing rear wheel skidding during engine break