News & Reviews

May 3, 2020

Kawasaki Z650 [ABS] – The spirit of Z gets even better

Article by Dave Cilliers / ZA Bikers Prior to lockdown, we were on a serious “green” diet. First up we sampled the new “SUGOMI” styled and spirited Z900, then we got to spend some time with the upgraded Z650. To cap it all we then put the all-conquering Z H2 through its paces. All these […]

Reviews
April 23, 2020

Assen WorldSBK 2006: Walker the WInner

Back in 2006 Chris ‘Stalker’ Walker had already been a PSG-1 Kawasaki rider for a season, before embarking on his second year with the Italian team on the new model Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R. He would eventually finish his career in WorldSBK with 12 podiums, but his one and only WorldSBK race win was a truly […]

News
April 14, 2020

Georges Jobe: a legendary leap

After claiming his second world title in the 250cc class Belgian Georges Jobe chose Kawasaki for his move to the 500cc “Class of Kings” in 1984 … and became an all-time hero with a legendary leap! In the 1980s there were three motocross world championships but the pinnacle of all ambitions was to contest and […]

News
March 5, 2020

Double victory for Courtney Duncan

Courtney Duncan completed a perfect weekend for DRT Kawasaki in her defence of the FIM World WMX Women’s Motocross Championship to take home a fifty-point maximum score from the opening round. A bitterly-cold March wind under bright skies greeted the riders and fans for the Sunday morning second moto at Matterley Basin in southern England. […]

News
March 2, 2020

Lowes And Rea Share Sunday Race Wins For KRT

Jonathan Rea and Alex Lowes each scored a close race victory on the second day of the opening round of the 2020 WorldSBK Championship, with Rea winning the ten-lap Tissot-Superpole race and Lowes the full distance final contest, after a thrilling WorldSBK weekend in Australia. The final race of the weekend, over 22-laps, featured up […]

News
February 26, 2020

KRT Riders Complete Final Tests

The Phillip Island circuit in Australia hosted the final pre-season test for the WorldSBK riders on Monday 24 and Tuesday 25 February, with Jonathan Rea and Alex Lowes wrapping up their pre-race checks and set-up tasks in readiness for the first round of the year this coming weekend. Rea took his official Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10RR […]

News
February 21, 2020

KRT Launches Official 2020 WorldSBK Project

Kawasaki unveiled its official KRT FIM Superbike World Championship machinery and graphics package at the team launch this evening in Barcelona – the final step before the on-track action resumes at Phillip Island at the end of the month. Kawasaki Heavy Industries’ official riding line-up will feature record-breaking five-time WorldSBK champion Jonathan Rea aboard the […]

News
February 21, 2020

First Ride: The 2020 Kawasaki Z H2 Hyper-Naked

Article by Philippe Guillaume / ZA Bikers Kawasaki has a long history of mad, powerful and politically incorrect motorcycles. Back in the day, bikes like the Z1, H2 Mach IV, GPZ750 Turbo and ZZR1100 were the ones to have—for any rider who actually had the guts to ride them. As the 21st century brings with […]

Reviews