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July 31, 2015

Ryan Villopoto to attend Lommel MXGP

A few weeks after he announced his retirement from the sport, American MX star Ryan Villopoto will attend the fourteenth round of the FIM Motocross World Championship at Lommel in Belgium this weekend. Of course Ryan will not be racing aboard his #2 Monster Energy Kawasaki, as the ten-times US champion has packed up his […]

July 29, 2015

Kawasaki’s OTHER H2

So the supercharged Kawasaki H2 has settled into its role as the world’s fastest production motorcycle, kicked off its boots, poured a whiskey and lit up a cigar while awaiting its first really worthy rival for the crown. That might be a while a-coming, so let’s look back at its illustrious great, great grandfather – […]

July 29, 2015

East Coast Motorcycles revamps premises in KwaZulu-Natal.

Kawasaki Motors South Africa’s second biggest outlet, East Coast Motorcycles in Meridian Drive, Umhlanga Ridge, has revamped its premises to improve operational efficiency and provide better service. “Now that KMSA no longer distributes Aprilia and Moto Guzzi products we don’t need the massive double showroom we’ve had since taking on the Italian brands in 2010,” […]

July 23, 2015

Prestigious Suzuka 8hour beckons for Kawasaki teams

The Suzuka circuit in Japan is one of the most iconic motorsport venues in the world, and the prestigious 8hours race, running this weekend, is the highlight of the calendar. The 38th ‘Coca Cola Zero’ Suzuka 8hours FIM Endurance World Championship round is set to be a hotly contested race, with stars from MotoGP and […]

July 21, 2015

Kawasaki Team Green: 2015 Road to Loretta’s Part 1

The road to glory goes straight through Chaney Ranch, the Loretta Lynn qualifier. Watch Team Green fight their way through the track and hear 11-time SX champion Jeremy McGrath tell the story of his time on Team Green, where he started his prolific career.

July 20, 2015

Double Podiums for KRT Duo at Laguna Seca

At the ninth round of the FIM Superbike World Championship season, held at Laguna Seca in the USA, KRT riders Tom Sykes and Jonathan Rea battled with each other in both races, with Sykes scoring two second places and Rea taking two thirds. The KRT riders are still 1-2 in the championship itself, with Rea […]

July 17, 2015

Get ahead on a Zed!

Cafe racers are back in fashion big time, and the robust 1970’s Kawasaki Z bikes are all the rage. Take a look at five of the tastiest. FORTY three years ago Kawasaki Heavy Industries set the motorcycle world alight by unleashing a ferociously powerful superbike that made everything else on the market look slow. The […]