2016 Kawasaki Z800 ABS Sportbike

2016 Kawasaki Z800 ABS Sportbike
MSRP $8,399

The 2016 Kawasaki Z800 ABS is a narrow mid-size sport segment bike that includes fuel-injection.It is equipped with a digital dash, Anti-Lock Braking System and sharp, modern styling. power is derived from the 806cc four-cylinder engine and a close-ratio six-speed transmission. The digital dash has LCD functions that include a speedometer, odometer, dual trip meter, clock and fuel consumption readings. It has an aggressive, stripped down streetfighter style, and utilizes adjustable KYB front and rear suspension for a smooth ride through town or through the canyons. The 2016 Kawasaki Z800 ABS is not yet available in California, target date for that is 2017. For more information and videos you can check out our 2016 Kawasaki Z800 ABS First Ride Review.

2016 Kawasaki Z800

2016 Kawasaki Z800 ABS First Ride Review

Muscular styling, a natural around town riding position, and a punchy, yet smooth plus-sized middleweight engine—that’s what Kawasaki’s Z800 ABS is all about. Find out more in this First Ride Review.

ModelZ800 ABS
Engine TypeFour-stroke, DOHC, four valves per cylinder, inline-four
Engine Displacement806cc
Bore Stroke71.0 mm x 50.9 mm
Compression Ratio11.9:1
Fuel SystemDFI with 34 mm Keihin throttle bodies
IgnitionTCBI with electronic advance
Starting SystemElectric
Final DriveSealed chain
Rake Trail24.0­° / 3.9 in.
Seat Height32.8 in.
Wheelbase56.9 in.
Front Suspension41 mm inverted fork with rebound damping and spring preload adjustability/4.7 in.
Rear SuspensionBottom-link Uni-Trak horizontal monoshock with piggyback reservoir, stepless rebound damping, adjustable spring preload/5.4 in.
Front BrakeDual 277 mm petal-type rotors with four-piston calipers, ABS
Rear BrakeSingle 216 mm petal-type rotor with single-piston caliper, ABS
Front Tire120/70 ZR17 Dunlop Sportmax D214
Rear Tire180/55 ZR17 Dunlop Sportmax D214
Fuel Capacity4.5 gal.
Dry Weight509.4 lbs. (Wet)