Bajaj declared the launch date of much-awaited Kawasaki Ninja 250 R in India. Ninja 250 R will be launched on October 5. This bike will be an entry level sports bike with 250cc displacement. It will be priced between Rs 1.50 lakh to Rs 2 lakh. The Kawasaki Ninja 250 R will be available in four different body colours-Lime Green, Passion Red, Candy Plasma Blue and Ebony. The bike sports liquid cooled, parallel twin, DHOC engine with 249cc displacement. This liquid cooled engine churns maximum power of 30 bhp at 10500 rpm and maximum torque of 21Nm at 9500 rpm. it houses 290 mm front hydraulic disc brake (front) and 220 mm petal disc brake at rear. As announced earlier by Bajaj, the Ninja 250 R will be sold through Bajaj Probiking showroom located across India. The company is going to launch new Bajaj Pulsar within next three months. It may be noted that Bajaj and TKM has singed an MoU. As a result, both the companies will market this sports bike in India. Bajaj holds 30 per cent share in KTM. On the other hand, Hero Honda has launched its new Karizma ZMR PGM FI recently followed by Yamaha launched its international superbike VMAX.