January 30, 2018|
KAWASAKI ZX-12R Fairings
The Kawasak Ninja sport bike series from the Japanese manufacturer Kawasaki produced from 2000 until 2006. In those years the ZX-12R at 178 hp (133 kW) at low speed to 190 hp (140 kW) at high speed with ram-air intake. It was known as a contender to be the fastest production motorcycle, and for its role in bringing to a truce the escalating competition to build a ever faster motorcycle. Its top speed of 187 mph made it the fastest production motorcycle for sale from 2000 to 2006.
The 2002 model was updated with 140 changes. While some of those changes made the bike easier to launch, with a heavier crank and a reshaped flywheel and fuel mapping tweaks. It also lost 1.3 horsepower vs. the 2000 and 2001 models 162.7 hp (121.3 kW).Revised suspension composed of stiffer springs in the forks and a softer spring on the shock. Cosmetic changes include sportier f