2011 Kawasaki Ninja 1000 – FIRST LOOK

The new Kawasaki Ninja 1000 has sportbike attitude and refinement with a real-world, comfortable, sit-up seating position. Mounting a set of soft bags, I adjusted the 3-position windshield to its highest setting and took off after the US press launch in Mill Valley, CA and spent three more days riding around coastal California. 1000 miles later, I had a boatload of great pictures and a great impression of the powerful, sporty ride. Here are some of my photos, along with Kawasaki’s studio images. My full review will run in an upcoming issue of RoadBike.

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  1. I thing zx-10r is better than it.. but z1000 is awesome bike for touring ..


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