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2021 Kawasaki Ninja 400 gets new colours, discontinued in India

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Written by Nizam Shaikh

Kawasaki has updated the Ninja 400 in the Chinese market with new colour options. The Kawasaki Ninja 400 is now available with the Metallic Stardust Grey and Metal Deep Grey colour options. The new colours are in addition to the Metal Spark Black and the KRT Version Ninja 400. The new Kawasaki Ninja 400 remain mechanically unchanged. The motorcycle also retains all of its features in the update. 

Kawasaki Ninja Technical Specifications

Powering the Kawasaki Ninja 400 is a 399cc parallel twin-cylinder engine. The liquid-cooled DOHC motor with fuel injection produces 49 PS of power and 38 Nm of torque. The engine comes with a 6-speed transmission. The Kawasaki Ninja 400 comes with a steel trellis frame that rides on 41mm telescopic forks and a mono-shock on the rear. The rear shock also comes with preload adjustability. The Ninja 400 also features a single 310mm disc on the front and a 220mm single disc on the rear. 

Kawasaki Ninja 400 in India

During the transition from BS4 compliance to BS6, Kawasaki decided to phase out the Ninja 400 from the Indian market. The brand has also discontinued the Z400, ZX-6R, Ninja H2 and Ninja H2X from the line-up. Kawasaki has also revised the price list with effect from 1st April 2021. The price hike is related to the rise in the input cost and the weakening of the rupee. 

In Other News,

Kawasaki recently launched the BS6 compliant Ninja 300 in the Indian market. The new Ninja 300 is the same as the BS4 version but comes with a revised engine to conform to BS6 standards. The motorcycle comes with a price tag of INR 3.18 lakh ex-showroom, Delhi. This price is INR 20,000 higher than the predecessor. The brand also announced that the Ninja 300 would not receive the price hike. Apart from the Ninja 300, the ZH2 and ZH2 SE are not affected by the price hike. Here is a complete list of Kawasaki Motorcycles affected by the Price Hike.

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