2018 Kawasaki Ninja H2 SX


Born from a pure pursuit of supercharged street performance, the all-new Ninja H2™ SX is the ultimate supercharged sportbike, offering the most desirable street qualities of hypersport, supersport and sport touring bikes.


  • The balanced supercharged engine delivers incredible hypersport class power for remarkable acceleration and superb fuel economy while cruising.
  • Kawasaki’s finest IMU-equipped electronics management package offers next-level chassis orientation awareness that assists a rider’s ability to adapt to a wide range of street riding conditions and scenarios.
  • New trellis frame and subframe provides the lightest and strongest chassis design that delivers supersport precision handling.
  • Relaxed upright sport riding position offers comfort and passenger capability for 2-up riding plus capability for accessory KQR™ hard saddlebags.

General Information

Manufacturer Kawasaki
Model Year 2018
Model Ninja H2 SX
Model Code ZX1002AJFL
Color Metallic Carbon Gray / Metallic Matte Carbon Gray



Front - Dual radial-mount, opposed 4-piston monobloc calipers, dual semi-floating 320 mm discs, KIBS ABS

Rear - Opposed 2-piston calipers, single 250 mm disc, KIBS ABS


Front - 120/70 ZR17 (58W)

Rear - 190/55 ZR17 (75W)


Length Overall - 84.1 in.
Height Overall - 47.4 in.
Width Overall - 30.5 in.

Curb - 564.5 lb.

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).

Ground Clearance 5.1 in.
Wheelbase 58.3 in.
Seat Height 32.9 in.


Transmission 6-speed, return, dog-ring
Final Drive Sealed chain


Engine 4-stroke, 4-cylinder, DOHC, 4-valve, supercharged
Displacement 998 cc
Bore x Stroke 76.0 x 55.0 mm
Compression Ratio 11.2:1
Fuel System DFI® w/ 40 mm throttle bodies (4) with dual injection
Fuel Capacity 5 gal.
Ignition Digital
Cooling Liquid


Frame Trellis, high-tensile steel, with swingarm mounting plate

Front - 43 mm inverted fork with rebound and compression damping, spring preload adjustability and top-out springs

Front Travel - 4.7 in.

Rear - New Uni-Trak, gas charged shock with piggyback reservoir, compression and rebound damping and spring preload adjustability, and top-out spring

Rear Travel - 5.5 in

Rake 24.7°
Trail 4.1 in.



Kawasaki Corner Management Function (KCMF)

Kawasaki Traction Control (KTRC)

Kawasaki Intelligent anti-lock Brake System (KIBS)

Kawasaki Engine Brake Control

Warranty 12 Month Limited Warranty