The 2019 Kawasaki Versys 1000, bookings of which started a few months ago, is now launched in India. The 2019 Kawasaki Versys 1000 price in India is Rs 10.69 lakh, ex-Delhi. Customers who had pre-booked the motorcycle will get deliveries in March 2019. The reduction in price compared to the outgoing model is primarily because the motorcycle is now made in India.
2019 Kawasaki Versys 1000 details
The 2019 Kawasaki Versys 1000 is based on the Ninja 1000. It borrows the same engine as well, however it has been tuned for application in the off-roader. The 1043cc engine is a 4-cylinder engine and makes 120PS of power and 105Nm of torque. This engine is mated to a 6-speed transmission.Since this is a Kawasaki litre-class motorcycle, there are suitable rider aids as well. These include Kawasaki Traction Control, Kawasaki Cornering Management Function, Kawasaki Intelligent Anti-lock Braking System, 5-axis Bosch IMU, Cruise Control and two power modes. The seat height is 840mm while the kerb weight is 255kg.One look and you will know that things have changed in the new Kawasaki Versys 1000. These include a full-LED headlight ensemble, semi-digital LCD readout for the instrument cluster, new seats, a 21-litre fuel tank and more. There are also things like the updated front as well as rear suspension, adjustable windscreen and DC socket.The new Versys 1000 will fight with the Ducati Multistrada 950 as well as the Tiger 800. Would you prefer this Kawasaki over its Italian and British competition? Do let us know.