It is one of the low priced motorcycles from Kawasaki. The Kawasaki W175 has reached all the authorized dealerships and the bookings have also started from today. The delivery will start in December 2022.
The design of the Kawasaki W175 resembles that of the W800 motorcycle. The round headlight, tear-drop shaped fuel tank and boxy side panels look similar to the W800. At the rear, there is a curved fender, which houses the tail-light and indicators. The ergonomics of the motorcycle seems to be in an upright position, which means that it will give a comfortable position to your waist, while the 790 mm, single-piece seat is also comfortable for long rides.
On the other hand, in terms of features, instrumentation has been given as a digital retro style speedometer, along with an odometer, trip meter and indicator light is also available in it. Along with this, features of neutral, high beam, turn indicators and some warning lights are also included.
In line with the retro model, the W175 motorcycle gets 17-inch spoked wheels at the front and rear. The tread pattern tires help the bike to have a good grip on the road. At the same time, it gets single channel ABS with disc brake at the front which gives it special stopping power, while drum brake is available at the rear.
The motorcycle is fitted with a tubular semi double-cradle frame. Talking about the suspension, it gets telescopic forks at the front and adjustable twin shock absorbers at the rear. Its rear suspension travel is 65 mm.
The Kawasaki W175 retro motorcycle is powered by a 177 cc single cylinder, air cooled, 4-stroke engine. This engine generates 12.82 bhp power and 13.2 newton meter torque. The engine is mated to a 5-speed gearbox. The weight of this motorcycle is 135 kg and the fuel tank capacity is 12 liters.
The Kawasaki W175 will be fun to drive on city roads as it measures 2,006 mm in length, 1,320 mm in wheelbase and 790 mm in seat height. In India, the Kawasaki W175 will compete with the Yamaha FZ-X, Royal Enfield Hunter 350, Honda CB350, Jawa and Yezdi Roadster.