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‘New school’ gets a new contender with the entry-lightweight Kawasaki Z400 ABS motorcycle, powered by 399cc of class-leading power. A fierce supernaked, the Z400 ABS exudes fresh street style and is immediately recognizable in a crowd with its compact chassis and aggressive styling. Comfortable, balanced and capable, the new Z400 ABS offers a visceral riding experience that’s sure to turn heads.

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ABS (Anti-lock Brake System)

Sudden over-application of the brakes, or braking on low-grip surfaces (surfaces with a low coefficient of friction) such as wet asphalt or manhole covers, may cause a motorcycle's wheel(s) to lock up and slip.

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Top Features


  • Engine


    4-stroke, 2-cylinder, DOHC, liquid-cooled



    Bore x Stroke

    70.0 x 51.8mm

    Compression Ratio


    Fuel System

    DFI® with 32mm throttle bodies


    TCBI with digital advance


    6-speed, return shift

  • Suspension

    Front Suspension / Wheel Travel

    Telescopic fork/4.7 in

    Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel

    Uni-Trak® swingarm/5.1 in

    Front Tire

    110/70-17M/C 54H

    Rear Tire

    150/60-17M/C 66H


    24.5°/3.6 in

    Ground Clearance

    5.7 in


    53.9 in

  • Totals

    Maximum Torque

    28.0 lb-ft @ 8,000 rpm

    Overall Length

    78.3 in

    Overall Width

    31.5 in

    Overall Height

    41.5 in

    Seat Height

    30.9 in

    Curb Weight

    363.8 lb**

    Fuel Capacity

    3.7 gal

  • General

    Final Drive

    Sealed chain

    Frame Type

    Trellis, high-tensile steel

    Color Choices

    Candy Lime Green/Metallic Spark Black, Candy Cardinal Red/Metallic Flat Spark Black

    Kawasaki Protection Plus (optional)

    12, 24, 26 or 48 months

  • Brakes

    Front Brakes

    Single disc

    Rear Brakes

    Single disc

  • Guarantee


    12 Month Limited Warranty

**Curb weight includes all necessary materials and fluids to operate correctly, full tank of fuel (more than 90 percent capacity) and tool kit (if supplied).

Specifications subject to change

KAWASAKI CARES: Always wear a helmet, eye protection, and proper apparel. Never ride under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Read Owner’s Manual and all on-product warnings. Professional rider shown on a closed course. ©2020 Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.

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