Kawasaki Ninja 300 and Honda CBR 250R are two very similar motorcycle intended for the same target customer. both motorcycle look very nice and very face of the stronger models of these companies. This is the most notes on Kawasaki Ninja 300 ..
Kawasaki’s model undoubtedly pulling the roots of older brothers ZX 6R, ZX 10R, while Honda’s model has a calmer look a little less conspicuous, and it can be seen at a glance that the word about motorcycle with less Cubic capacity.
Kawasaki Ninja 300 runs very lively liquid-cooled DOHC 296cc engine that develops 34 hp at 11,000 rpm, with maximum torque of 27 Nm at 10,000 rpm. The frame structure is made of steel tubes, but was further strengthened. Interestingly, the Ninja 300 is already in the series comes with a torque limiting coupling, while the 2 pound ABS enhancement.
Honda CBR 250R unlike Kawasaki Ninja 300 has a lot more peaceful appearance, but nevertheless very nice looking. CBR 250R is powered by a 4 stroke single cylinder liquid-cooled engine of 249.4 cc which develops 23.7 hp at 9,900 rpm with maximum torque of 17.2 Nm at 7400 rpm. Honda is weaker in performance but it’s also a lower price for a few hundred dollars.
Both motorcycles are similar in size, have the same size wheels and tires. What is not logical is that Honda has a slightly larger brake discs and Nissin calipers due to lower engine power compared to Kawasaki. Although this difference was not overly large, in essence both models have good brakes. The essential difference between these models is the appearance and strength. Kawasaki Ninja looks a bit more serious as sprtski engine and has more power, while the honda lot calmer version of supersport motorcycles.
2013 Honda CBR250R
Engine Type: Liquid-cooled, four-stroke single-cylinder
Bore and Stroke: 76mm x 55mm
Compression ratio: 10.7:1
Valve Train: DOHC, four valves per cylinder
Fueling: PGM-FI, 38mm throttle body
Ignition: Computer-controlled digital transistorized
Suspension Front: 37mm fork
Rear Suspension: Pro-Link single shock with five-position
Brakes Front: Single 296mm disc with two-piston Nissin calipers
Brakes Rear: Single 220mm disc with single-piston caliper
Tires Front: 110/70-17 radial
Rear Tires: 140/70-17 radial
Rake / Trail: 25.0 degrees / 95mm (3.74 inches)
Wheelbase: 53.9 inches
Seat Height: 30.5 inches
Fuel Capacity: 3.4 gallons
Curb Weight: 359 pounds / 368 pounds (ABS)
MSRP: $ 4,199 (non-ABS), $ 4,699 (ABS)
2013 Kawasaki Ninja 300
Engine: Liquid-cooled DOHC Parallel Twin
Bore x Stroke: 62mm x 49mm
Compression Ratio: 10.6:1
Fueling: Fuel injected dual 32mm throttle bodies
Transmission: 6-speed with slipper clutch
Front Suspension: 37mm fork, not adjustable
Rear Suspension: Uni-Trak single shock, with five-way adjustable preload
Front Brakes: Single 290mm petal-style disc with two-piston caliper
Rear Brake: Single 220mm petal-style disc with two-piston caliper
Front Tire: 110/70-17
Rear Tire: 140/70-17
Rake / Trail: 27 degrees / 3.7 inch
Wheelbase: 55.3 in..
Seat Height: 30.9 in..
Fuel Capacity: 4.5 gal.
Curb Weight: 379.3 pounds
Price: $ 4,799 (non-ABS), $ 5,499 (ABS)