2017 Kawasaki Z900

Kawasaki recalls Z900 over rear shock

Kawasaki Motors Australia has joined a worldwide recall on the 2017 Z900 over an issue with the rear shock absorber. Bikes affected were sold nationally between January 1 and November 27, 2017. Check the VIN list at the end of this article to see if your Z900 is affected. The voluntary recall notice is issued through …

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Kawasaki reveals retro Z900RS prices Cafe racer best

Kawasaki reveals retro Z900RS prices

Kawasaki Motors Australia has hinted at the prices for the Z1-tribute retro Z900RS and Z900RS Cafe Racer models. Marketing co-ordinator Milo Dokmanovic says the bikes are expected to arrive in February 2018, “possibly earlier” for the Z900RS. Prices for the Z900RS will be “around $18k ride away” and the Z900RS Café Racer will be “around $18.5k …

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Kawasaki Z900RS pays tribute to Z1

Kawasaki Z900RS pays tribute to Z1

Kawasaki has paid tribute to the 1970s Z1 with the retro-designed and coloured Z900RS unveiled today at the Tokyo Motor Show. Tribute retro styling also includes the ribbed bench seat, teardrop fuel tank, Z1 duck tail and dual analogue instrument pods, the rest is based on the modern Z900. Tribute colours It even comes in …

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Kawasaki Z900RS unveiling

Invite to Kawasaki Z900RS unveiling

Kawasaki Motors Australia will host an exclusive Z900RS unveiling for Kawasaki Team Green Australia (KTGA) members in November. The event at the Deus Ex Machina Sydney flagship store in Camperdown, on November 15  comes just a couple of weeks after the world debut at the Tokyo Motor Show. To register your interest, send an email to Marketing …

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Kawasaki Z900RS rekindles spirit of Z1 unveiling

Kawasaki Z1 revived as retro Z900RS

The famed Kawasaki Z1, featured in the cult 1974 Aussie bikie movie, Stone, is making a comeback of sorts as the Z900RS. The Japanese company has released an official video with glimpses of the new bike based on the Z900, but with some modern touches including an LED headlight and upside-down forks. At the end …

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Kawasaki Ninja 400

Kawasaki Ninja 400 and Z900RS coming?

Kawasaki may be introducing a Ninja 400, a “Stone” retro version of its Z900 and new colours and features on its Z650 and Ninja 650 models. Ninja 400 The Ninja 400 was revealed when the Japanese company was filming a TV commercial in Milwaukee this week, right in Harley-Davidson’s backyard. It is easy to see …

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2017 Kawasaki Z1000R convenient simple

2017 Kawasaki Z1000 more convenient 

The 2017 Kawasaki Z1000 is now available at the same price as the current model, but with a host of features that make riding more convenient. In 2017, the Z model range will grow to five with the addition of the Z650L and Z900 joining the Z125 PRO, Z300 and Z1000. The learner-approved Z650L and …

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Kawasaki Versys-X 300 with Bosch 10 ABS unit confirms

Kawasaki confirms 2017 motorcycles

Kawasaki Motors Australia confirms the Versys-X 300 small-bore adventurer (pictured above), two new Z models and several updated motorcycles for next year. The announcement was part of their unveiling of new and updated 20-17 models at the Moto Expo in Melbourne this morning. In  mid-2017, the 296cc Versys-X 300 will join the Royal Enfield Himalayan …

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Kawasaki Z900 - Z650 convenient z1 rear shock absorber

Kawasaki introduces Z650 and Z900

Kawasaki is ditching the Z800 for a Z900 with a power boost of 9kW while also offering a Z650 which could come in under Australian LAMS rules. The bikes were launched at the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan alongside the new Versys-X 300 small-bore adventure bike. Kawasaki Z900 The Z900 is now a 948cc in-line …

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