Buyer Guide: Kawasaki ZX-9R — Road Tests: Used — Visordown

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Kawasaki Ninja ZX-9R

Buyer Guide: Kawasaki

1998 ZX-9R C1 model Now we’re cooking. After years in the Blade’s shadow bike’s potentially got it beaten. It had an all new and suspension.

Hugely lighter the previous model with a nimbler wheelbase and no handling Sadly Yamaha’s R1 appeared in too and leapt to the top of the class. The C2 model is late in 1998 with new graphics and colour coded

Yesterday’s man. Always the Give a bike a bad name and it

The sports bike market in the UK is competitive and like animals on the plains, any hint of weakness can disaster. If you’re a wildebeest, you get if you’re a bike which the class leader, you probably sell well.

The ZX-9R was top dog in the unlimited sports sector nor did it a following like Honda’s Yamaha’s R1 or Suzuki’s GSX-R1000. Kawasaki’s business point of it wasn’t good news but as a it’s still a superb It handles and brakes well, riders find it pretty it’s got character, it’s and it’s 170mph fast.

But there were always which could lap a circuit faster so the ZX-9R played fiddle.

Kawasaki Ninja ZX-9R

A comparative lack of popularity on the market is a good thing. The massively under rated and can be up for a bargain price. The C-models and may only be a couple of percent round a circuit than but that translates to bargain prices. The 9R’s got another ace up its It’s more comfy and than its rivals.

It’s and more spacious. The E and F models very generous screens as It was always marketed as a sports but it’s got a useful amount of and practicality too.

The first 9Rs were the heaviest of the and don’t handle as well as machines. B suffix bikes weighed in at 215kg. The Blade was and it was right, plus the big Kwak had handling issues which it was never going to be captain of

That all changed from the C suffix models onwards but then the 9R was never flavour of the

A clean ZX-9R is a great buy, especially the C models and versions. Forty two ZX-9R filled in out on-line survey us all about their bikes. done almost half a miles on these machines so you can what you read here.

Kawasaki Ninja ZX-9R
Kawasaki Ninja ZX-9R

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