Tag Archive for 2016 Kawasaki ZX-10R

Video: R1 v ZX-10R – 44Tour Episode 02

44Tour, Day 2, Limoges to Carcassonne. By now, our gussets had (nearly) dried, the glorious French roads were dry and the GS was no longer the preferred choice of mechanical propulsion, despite its pilot – Gary – decking the panniers at any given opportunity. The R1 and ZX-10R were well and truly shredding sidewall rubber, relishing the desolate highways and… Read more →

Video: R1 v ZX-10R – 44Tour Episode 01

There isn’t a better, more thorough method of testing sportsbikes than riding 1000 European road miles in every possible condition followed by two days of balls-deep circuit appraisal – garnished with mates for the full flavour. Here’s the first episode of our eagerly anticipated Yamaha R1 v Kawasaki ZX-10R: several hundred miles from the UK to Limoges ruined by torrential… Read more →

Video: James Hillier’s 2016 Kawasaki ZX-10R Superbike

As you probably would have gathered by now, we spent some time with James Hillier – the third fastest man ever to lap the Isle of Man TT course – down at his team base of Bournemouth Kawasaki in, erm, Bournemouth. There was our TT-based chat and Maccas drive-thru VanVlogs, but we also were lucky enough to witness the birthing… Read more →

Revealed: 2016 Kawasaki ZX-10R

Rejoice Ninja fundamentalists, for this is the heavily revised 2016 Kawasaki ZX-10R in all its glory and the latest participant in the onslaught of next season’s fresh metal. Launched in Barcelona – the home of the Kawasaki Racing Team (KRT) – this weapon is responsible for ensuring the reigning World Superbike Champions reclaim their title. And boss the roads once… Read more →

Teaser: 2016 Kawasaki ZX-10R

‘Tis the day of sneaky teaser pics: first Ducati and now Kawasaki, who has just released an image of the 2016 ZX-10R. As you can see from the nose, she’s definitely had some styling tweaks but it sounds like the majority of the work has gone into ensuring Kawasaki regain the World Superbike championship – although it’s not a complete… Read more →