Kawasaki W800 is a cruiser bike available at a starting price of Rs. 7,30,447 in India. It is available in only 1 variant and 1 colour. The Kawasaki W800 is powered by 773cc BS6 engine which develops a power of 50.95 bhp and a torque of 62.9 Nm. With both front and rear disc brakes, Kawasaki W800 comes up with anti-locking braking system. This W800 bike weighs 224 kg and has a fuel tank capacity of 15 liters.
Kawasaki’s retro-style W800 received a BS6 upgrade in 2020. The changes, however, are limited to the mechanical upgrades to comply with the newest emission norms. The 773cc, twin-cylinder, air-cooled motor makes 50.2 bhp of maximum power and 62.9 Nm of peak torque in BS6 guise. The motor is linked to a five-speed gearbox.
In terms of design, the W800 packs a retro look that is emphasised by a round headlight, wire-spoke wheels, and many chrome treated parts. The retro styling is complemented by modern features such as an LED headlight, a semi-digital instrument cluster, and an assist and slipper clutch mechanism. The hardware comprises of telescopic forks at the front and twin-sided springs at the back to perform the shock absorption task. The braking setup includes single discs on both wheels.
The BS6-compliant Kawasaki W800 is available in a single colour option – Metallic Flat Spark Black with Metallic Matte Graphite Grey. The motorcycle rivals the likes of Triumph Street Twin and the Royal Enfield Interceptor 650 in the Indian market.