SX-R Specifications


Type 4-stroke In-Line Four
Displacement 1,498 cm³
Bore and Stroke 83 x 69.2 mm
Compression ratio 10:6:1
Valve system DOHC, 16 valves
Fuel system Fuel injection: ø60 mm x 1
Ignition TCBI with Digital Advance
Starting Electric
Cooling Inducted water
Lubrication Forced lubrication, semi-dry sump

 Drive System

Coupling Direct drive from engine
Type Axial flow, single stage
Thrust 4,250 N {433 kgf}
Impeller diameter ø148
Steering Steerable nozzle


Maximum power 118 kW {160 PS} / 7,500 rpm
Maximum torque 152 N.m / 7,250 rpm


Overall length 2,655 mm
Overall width 765 mm
Overall height 840 mm
Dry Weight NA
Curb mass 250 kg includes full tank of fuel and all fluids at optimum levels
Fuel capacity 23 litres


12 months


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Ebony and Jet White


The specifications mentioned here apply to and have been achieved by production models under standard operating conditions. We intend only to give a fair description of the vehicle and its performance capabilities but these specifications may not apply to every machine supplied for sale. Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. reserves the right to alter specifications without prior notice. Equipment illustrated and specifications may vary to meet individual markets.