New Kawasaki Z650 50th Anniversary

Firecracker Red RRP £7,649Available To Order

Resplendent the Firecracker Red of 1980’s Z-GP models, the 50th Anniversary Z650 represents a unique chance to own a machine in the mid-capacity class that Kawasaki pioneered. Dark blue and silver highlights accentuate the vivid red colour scheme and, like earlier models, the “Z” emblem and Kawasaki logo are finished in gold. Add silver pinstriped red wheels, new seat cover material plus the commemorative “Z 50th” front fender logo and special becomes “must have”.

Maximum power 50.2 kW {68 PS} / 8,000 rpm
CO2 emission 107 g/km
Maximum torque 64 N•m {6.5 kgf•m} / 6,700 rpm
Transmission 6-speed
Final drive Sealed chain
Primary Reduction Ratio 2.095 (88/42)
Gear Ratios 1st 2.438 (39/16)
Gear Ratios 2nd 1.714 (36/21)
Gear Ratios 3rd 1.333 (32/24)
Gear Ratios 4th 1.111 (30/27)
Gear Ratios 5th 0.966 (28/29)
Gear Ratios 6th 0.852 (23/27)
Brakes, front Dual semi-floating 300 mm petal discs. Caliper: Dual piston
Brakes, rear Single 220 mm petal disc. Caliper: Single-piston
Suspension, front 41 mm telescopic fork
Suspension, rear Horizontal Back-link with preload adjustment
Frame type Trellis, high-tensile steel
Trail 100 mm
Wheel travel front 125 mm
Wheel travel rear 130 mm
Tyre, front 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Tyre, rear 160/60ZR17M/C (69W)
L x W x H 2,055 x 765 x 1,065 mm
Wheelbase 1,410 mm
Ground Clearance 130 mm
Fuel Capacity 15 litres
Seat Height 790 mm
Curb mass 188 kgc

2022 kawasaki z650 50th anniversary


The new 2022 Kawasaki Z650 50th Anniversary is the perfect mid-capacity street bike packed with Kawasaki’s famous sugomi performance and styling, with special firecracker red paint and other finishing touches to celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the 'Z' series. This Z model features a 650cc parallel twin engine for plenty of grunt and a cool sound. The Z650’s lightweight chassis and quality suspension equate to awesome handling, ideal for carving through a busy city or hustling down sweeping country roads. The updated 2022 Kawasaki Z650 50th Anniversary now features a stylish LED headlight plus an impressive colour TFT display with smartphone connectivity.


If you’ve recently passed your test, the Z650 is the ideal introduction to motorcycling, it can be restricted for A2 license holders as well. With three epic designs to choose from including white/black, black/green and matt black/red options, you’ll certainly find something to suit your tastes. The Kawasaki Z650 50th Anniversary really needs to be ridded to be fully appreciated, so why not book a test ride on this exciting street machine today. Our experienced Kawasaki sales team are always happy to help with any enquiries and can discuss accessory options, financing and lots more. Get in touch today about this excellent model.