2016 Kawasaki Ninja 650


The Ninja® 650 has the appearance and performance of a sport bike, but it offers a rare combination of agile performance and modern practicality. Its powerful 649 cc parallel-twin engine has fueled racers to success in AMA Pro Flat Track, yet it is practical enough to take on your everyday commute.

  • 649 cc parallel-twin engine with Digital Fuel Injection (DFI®) delivers smooth, responsive performance with strong mid-range power for exceptional roll-on response
  • Double-pipe perimeter frame offers balanced rigidity and a low seat height
  • A wide handlebar, two-piece seat and optimal footpeg placement result in a comfortable, sporty seating position that suits a wide range of riders
  • ABS brakes offer excellent performance and assists braking under certain conditions
  • Distinctive Ninja supersport design elements enhance the Ninja 650 ABS motorcycle’s sporty image and compact appearance


  • 12 Month Limited Warranty

General Information

Manufacturer Kawasaki
Model Year 2016
Model Ninja 650
Model Code EX650EGFL
Stock Number 031714
Color Candy Persimmon Red / Metallic Spark Black



Front - Dual 300 mm petal-type discs and 2-piston calipers

Rear - Single 220 mm petal-type disc and 1-piston caliper


Front - 120/70 x 17

Rear - 160/60 x 17


Length 83.1 in.
Height 46.5 in.
Width 30.3 in.
Weight Curb - 465.3 lbs.
Ground Clearance 5.1 in.
Wheelbase 55.5 in.
Seat Height 31.7 in.


Transmission 6-speed
Final Drive Sealed chain


Engine 4-stroke, 2-cylinder, DOHC
Displacement 649 cc
Bore x Stroke 83 x 60 mm
Compression Ratio 10.8:1
Fuel System DFI® with (2) 38 mm Keihin throttle bodies
Fuel Capacity 4.2 gal.
Ignition TCBI with electronic advance
Cooling Water


Frame Twin-tube perimeter design, high-tensile steel

Front - 41 mm hydraulic telescopic fork; 4.9 in. travel

Rear - Single offset lay-down shock with adjustable spring preload; 5.1 in. travel

Rake 25°
Trail 4.3 in.


Additional Colors Metallic carbon gray, Candy lime green/metallic spark black