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Kawasaki Z650RS 50th Anniversary launched; Only 20 units for India

India Kawasaki Motors has announced the launch of the 2022 Z650RS 50th Anniversary edition. The Z650RS 50th Anniversary edition will be available in “Candy Diamond Brown” colour with a starting price of INR 6,79,000/- (Ex-showroom).

Z650RS 50th Anniversary
Z650RS 50th Anniversary

Kawasaki has released the 50th Anniversary to commemorate Z’s legacy. The iconic “Fireball” colourway of the original Z1 was chosen for the Z650RS 50th Anniversary. Z’s historic past and shining future shine for everyone to see, with beautiful curves gleaming in the glossy, rich red of the Iconic “Fireball” design. The perfect way to commemorate half a century of Z history.

The Z brand’s 50-year quest for the greatest riding thrill, which has been carried down the generations, is now brightly adorning these Z models.

2022 Z650RS key specifications

  • 649 cc Parallel Twin
  • 68 PS @ 8,000 rpm
  • 64 Nm @ 6,700 rpm
  • 187 kg kerb weight
  • 820 mm seat height
  • 125 mm ground clearance
  • 12 L tank
  • 41 mm front forks
  • 120/70 ZR17 front tyre
  • 160/60 ZR17 rear tyre
  • 300 mm dual front discs
  • 220 mm single rear disc
  • Mix of analogue and digital meters
  • Assist and Slipper clutch
  • LED lights

Everything fades with time, but some traits endure, vintage styling is one of them, and the Z650RS is ready to continue the retro tradition into the future, luring every eye with the timeless beauty of an orthodox motorbike. A small tank and a short, compact tail distinguish the Z650RS from its larger sibling, indicating light handling and an approachable personality.

HIGHLIGHTS OF THE 2022 Z650RS 50th ANNIVERSARY edition

  • Modern Retro Styling
  • Special colouring of Candy Diamond Brown with Gloss black frame finish.
  • Spoke style cast wheels with Gold colour.
  • A Commemorative ‘ Z 50th’ logo decorates the top of the tank.
  • Special textured seat leather with contrast colour stitching
  • Relaxed Riding Position
  • Parallel-twin 649cc engine
  • Lightweight trellis frame
  • Horizontal back-link rear suspension
  • Dual-Dial instrumentation with multi-function LCD
  • Round LED Headlight
  • All-LED lightings

Rideology is Kawasaki’s rider-centric development philosophy focused on how the riding experience offered by a Kawasaki is crafted, ensuring that our machines are fun to ride and rewarding to control. This approach has been the force behind many of our legendary machines, and in our pursuit of all possibilities it will continue to guide the future creation of Kawasaki motorcycles. The Z650RS 50th Anniversary is a limited to only 20 units for India and delivery begin in the month of March’22.