India Kawasaki Motors has launched the all-new Kawasaki Versys-X 300 in India, priced at ₹ 4.60 lakh (Ex-showroom, Delhi). The new Versys-X 300 was first showcased at the 2016 EICMAshow and is currently the smallest bike in Kawasaki's adventure touring motorcycles range, which also includes the Versys 650 and the Versys 1000. Currently, the new Versys-X 300 is the smallest-displacement model in the adventure touring category in India and is powered by the same 300 cc parallel twin engine the currently does duty in the Kawasaki Ninja 300.
It is powered by a 296 cc, liquid-cooled, 4-stroke parallel twin engine that has been tuned to make about 39 bhp @ 11,500 rpm and develop a peak torque of 26 Nm @ 10,000 rpm. The engine is mated to a 6-speed gearbox. The bike also gets Kawasaki's heat management technology that includes large openings in the fairing that promote better airflow and a radiator fan cover located behind the radiator directs hot air down and away from the rider. The bike comes with a kerb weight of 175 kg and gets a 17-litre fuel, which is perfect for touring.
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