2024 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R: Sharper Performance, Tech, and Now BS6 Compliant for India

Kawasaki Ninja ZX 6R 2024 BS6 photos

Gear up for the roaring return of a legend – the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R has arrived in India for 2024, revving up with sharper performance, a refined look, and a tech package that redefines the middleweight supersport category. And the best part? It’s finally BS6 compliant, making it legal to ride and unleash its fiery spirit on Indian roads!

Engineered for Exhilaration on Indian Streets and Tracks:

At the heart of this beast pulsates a 636cc, liquid-cooled, inline-four engine, now BS6 compliant, churning out 128 horsepower and 69 Nm of torque. This potent mill translates to thrilling acceleration and smooth power delivery across the rev range, making it a true adrenaline rush on both city streets and racetracks.

Sharper Handling for Indian Twists and Turns:

The 2024 ZX-6R boasts a revised chassis and swingarm geometry, along with a new front fork and shock absorber setup. These upgrades translate to razor-sharp handling, improved stability, and a sense of unwavering confidence, especially when navigating tight corners and twisties, a common feature of Indian roads. Kawasaki has also refined the ergonomics, with a slightly taller handlebar position and a revised seat, offering better comfort and control for riders of all sizes.

Tech that Boosts Confidence on Indian Terrains:

Kawasaki equips the 2024 ZX-6R with a comprehensive suite of electronic rider aids, designed to enhance confidence and control, especially on the diverse Indian terrain. These include:

  • Kawasaki Traction Control (KTRC): Offers three modes to optimize traction in various riding conditions, whether it’s navigating monsoon showers or loose gravel.
  • Kawasaki Launch Control System (KLCS): Ensures smooth and controlled acceleration from a standstill, ideal for conquering traffic light Grand Prix starts.
  • Electronic Up/Down Quickshifter: Enables clutchless gear changes for a smoother and faster riding experience, reducing fatigue on long rides.
  • Four Riding Modes (Sport, Road, Rain, and Manual): Tailor the bike’s performance to suit your riding style and the environment, from city commutes to weekend track escapades.

Aggressive Styling and Striking Colors Turn Heads:

The 2024 ZX-6R receives a cosmetic makeover, featuring a more aggressive and aerodynamic fairing design. The sharp lines and edgy aesthetics give the bike a menacing presence, while the LED headlights and taillights add a touch of modern flair. Two striking color options are available in India: Metallic Spark Black and the fan-favorite Lime Green KRT Edition.

The Verdict for Indian Riders:

The 2024 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R is a compelling proposition for Indian riders seeking a motorcycle that offers exhilarating performance, sharp handling, and cutting-edge technology. With its BS6 compliance, refined engine, improved ergonomics, and advanced rider aids, the ZX-6R is ready to conquer both the bustling city streets and the winding mountain passes of India.

Priced at INR 13.49 lakhs for the non-ABS version and INR 14.49 lakhs for the ABS version, the 2024 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R is an investment in riding excitement. If you’re a thrill-seeker in India looking for the ultimate middleweight supersport experience, and want a bike that adheres to current emission norms, the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-6R is definitely worth a test ride.