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Kawasaki launches Z H2 & Z H2 SE motorcycles in India

Written by Kanad Kalasur

Kawasaki India has launched the Z H2 and Z H2 SE range of bikes in India. The 2024 Z H2 is priced from INR 23.48 lakh while the SE version will start from INR 27.76 lakh. All prices ex-showroom. Bookings for both these bikes are now open.

2024 Kawasaki Z H2 & Z H2 SE : More Details

Both the Z H2 and the Z H2 SE get the same design. The main difference is that the SE variant gets improved hardware. The front gets an aggressive design with sharp headlamps, chunky fuel tank, split seats and a single sided exhaust. The bike rides on 17-inch alloys.

In terms of colour options the Z H2 gets the Metallic Carbon Grey with Ebony paint job while the Z H2 SE is offered with Graphenesteel Grey with Ebony colour. Customers can also configure their Z H2 SE with a green frame and engine cowl.

Braking hardware consists of dual 320 mm discs at the front and a single 260 mm rotor at the back. While the Z H2 gets a regular suspension, the SE comes with Showa Skyhook electronically adjustable suspension.

Powertrain of the 2024 Kawasaki Z H2 & Z H2 SE

Both the bikes come with a 998cc inline four-cylinder engine. The engine gets a liquid cooled supercharger. In terms of numbers, the engine pushes out 197.2 BHP @ 11,000 rpm and 137 Nm @ 8,500 rpm. Power is sent to the rear wheel via a 6-speed gearbox.

The Kawasaki Z H2 will take on the likes of the Ducati Streetfighter V4 and the BMW S1000R.

2024 Kawasaki Ninja 650 : Recent launch

Kawasaki India has also launched the 2024 Ninja 650. The bike is priced at INR 7.16 lakh, ex-showroom. This is a modest hike in comparison to the 2023 version which came with a price tag of INR 7.14 lakh. The bike retains the 649cc parallel-twin engine. This liquid cooled engine develops 67.3 BHP @ 8,000 rpm and 64 Nm of peak torque @ 6,700 rpm. The engine is now compliant with the latest Indian emission norms and is also compatible with E20 fuel.

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