Faster and Faster: 2008 Kawasaki ZX-10R: Hard-core performance, dubious…

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2008 Kawasaki ZX-10R: performance, dubious styling.

by Kawasaki’s press material, 2008 model could be the extreme ZX-10R ever It still looks ugly

Earlier this month, we had the first pics of Kawasaki’s ZX-10R Ninja and now here are more pics and details. are putting a lot of emphasis on the fact this latest iteration of the big is meant for racers and experienced, street riders. Japanese Akira Yanagawa is said to played a major role in the of the 2008 Ninja ZX-10R, and this new bike, Kawasaki may be at returning to the edgy, extreme package of the original 2004

The 2008 ZX-10R’s liquid-cooled, DOHC, 998cc inline-four, dual fuel injectors for cylinder, and oval, 43mm throttle bodies, benefits reshaped ram-air ducts better air intake) and a larger And the bike’s new exhaust system. is fully emissions compliant, is said to boost power and noise. (We aren’t too happy the last bit, and the fact the thing seems to have taken off a Z1000 or a Z750, but the hell, Yoshimura should a solution to this problem

The gearbox features revised the chassis is heavily revised, and there’s the big news – the new Ninja what Kawasaki call a management’ system. This essentially be some kind of a control system and Kawasaki say it parameters like throttle gear position and rate of RPM and if need be, retards ignition (thereby reducing power) it detects sudden spikes in the rpm figure. This doesn’t, mean that you can’t wheelies or slide the rear anymore – Kawasaki claim this system doesn’t with the engine’s operation and it to rev freely in normal riding

Next up, suspension. The 2008 ZX-10R gets a 43mm, adjustable USD fork at front, ‘Diamond Like Carbon’ coating to the fork tubes for stiction. At the rear, there’s a new that uses pressed of cast) beams, and a Uni-Trak monoshock that’s independently for low and high speed compression

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Like the chassis and swingarm, the new wheels are also lighter and and brakes are Tokico units – 320mm petal discs radial mount calipers at and a single 220mm disc at the

Going by the spec sheet, the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-10R be one hell of a machine, though we think it looks ugly. here’s a video of the bike in

A video of the 2008 Kawasaki in action

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