India Kawasaki Motors has launched the Ninja 400 in India at a price of ₹ 4.69 lakh (Ex-showroom, Delhi). The new Ninja 400 gets sharper styling and a new and updated engine. Talking about the engine, the Ninja 400 gets an all-new 399 cc parallel-twin engine that makes 44.4 bhp at 10,000 rpm and 38 Nm of peak torque at 8,000 rpm. The engine is mated to a six-speed manual gearbox.
The trellis frame on the Ninja 400 has been designed similarly to that of the mental Ninja H2. Kawasaki says that it used advanced dynamic rigidity analysis to ensure optimum rigidity of the chassis combined with light weight. Similar to the Ninja H2, the 400 to gets a swingarm mounting plate, which fixes the swingarm to the rear of the engine and thereby enhancing stability.
The Ninja 400 will be sold alongside the Ninja 300 in India. Kawasaki says that it will be assembling the Ninja 400 in limited numbers at its plant in Chakan, Pune. Bookings have already begun and the deliveries will begin in a few weeks' time. It will be offered only in the KRT (Kawasaki Racing Team) Green Colour.
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