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October 28, 2015

Kawasaki Concept at 2015 Tokyo Motor Show

We thought it was unlikely that Kawasaki Heavy Industries’ foray into the field of forced induction would be left to whither on the vine after the supercharged H2 and H2R models were launched, and it seems that we were right. The factory has issued a release on its Rideology website, established to cover its exhibition […]

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October 22, 2015

Kawasaki’s Forgotten First World Champion – Dave Simmonds

With the possible exception of a six year period between 1977 and ’82 during which they won no less than 73 grand prix races and eight riders’ world championships in the 250 and 350cc classes, Kawasaki’s motorcycle division has never invested into World Championship Grand Prix racing as heavily as the other three Japanese manufacturers. […]

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October 21, 2015

Supercharged Rumours

Rumours, hearsay, skinner – call them what you will, but you can’t ignore them. Kawasaki Heavy Industries is keeping mum about any future supercharged two-wheeled offerings they may have in the pipeline, but you can’t shut the media up, and word is spreading that there will be more tasty greens with plenty of beefsteak coming […]

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October 19, 2015

Podiums For Rea And Sykes At The Final Round Of The Year

Jonathan Rea (KRT) ended his championship winning WorldSBK campaign with a second place and then his first DNF of an almost perfect season, finishing up with a final championship winning advantage of 132 points. Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) scored two third places today to end his season in overall third place. Under floodlights at […]

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October 15, 2015

2016 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R ABS – Official Video

The Ninja H2, Ninja ZX-14R and Ninja ZX-10R – Kawasaki’s top-of-the-line flagship supersport models – all offer high levels of riding excitement. But where the Ninja ZX-14R stands apart is for its great flexibility. Compared to the very focused concepts of the Ninja H2 and Ninja ZX-10R, the Ninja ZX-14R’s engine and chassis tuning both […]

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October 14, 2015

Time to Get Closer to the 2016 Ninja ZX-10R

Giving the latest in the Ninja line its public debut on 8 October in Barcelona, Spain, Kawasaki chose the home town of the Kawasaki Racing Team for good reason. Developed in close cooperation between KRT and Kawasaki factory in Japan, the ZX-10R for the coming year has benefited from the input of two Kawasaki Superbike […]

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October 5, 2015

Double Win For Rea And Double Podium For Sykes In France

Jonathan Rea (KRT) took the 13th and 14th race wins of his remarkable championship-winning season today during the 12thround of the FIM Superbike World Championship at Magny-Cours in France. He also broke through the 500 points mark, with one round and two races still to go. Tom Sykes (Kawasaki Racing Team) was second and then […]

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