Kawasaki Concours 14 ABS review, for sale, police, police bike

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awasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A. is offering the Concours 14 ABS Police motorcycle to U.S. law enforcement agencies. Complete sales and support services are available through the companys network of more than 1,100 U.S. motorcycle dealers. Kawasaki will provide post-sale warranty support as well as law enforcement maintenance personnel training.

Police unit preparation will be handled separately. Concours 14 ABS Police motorcycles lead the segment in safety, acceleration, handling, and braking. All units are delivered with a tighter turning radius and custom law enforcement equipment, including: adjustable speedometer, a second wiring harness with 12 fused circuits and a separate battery dedicated to the addon electronics.

An extensive selection of emergency equipment is available to satisfy agency requirements.

With its standard high-output alternator, tighter turn radius, dedicated wiring harnesses and separate battery for all add-on police equipment, the Concours 14 ABS Police motorcycle supports most equipment packages specied by purchasing agencies.

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Police Fleet Manager magazine article on the Concours 14 ABS police motorcycle. Police Fleet Manager magazine interview with the Idaho State Police Motor Team about the Concours 14 ABS performance and suitability for law enforcement. Arizona Republic newspaper article on the city of Mesa Ariz. replacing their aging police bike eet with new Concours 14 ABS police motorcycles.

The Woodburn Independent newspaper interview with a Woodburn Ore. patrol ofcer, about the citys new Concours 14 ABS police units.

Built-to-order, each Concours 14 Police unit can be personalized to suit purchasing agency requirements. MORE CAPABLE: The Concours 14 ABS provides signicant competitive advantages for law enforcement agencies, compared to the police offerings from competing manufacturers. Advanced Traction Control. High-performance ABS brake system provides best-in-class braking.

Quickest acceleration in the law enforcement class. Best high-speed handling in the law enforcement class. Heavy-duty 41.5 amp alternator. 503-pound payload capacity. Removable saddle bags.

Tough and durable clutch is the least-expensive system to replace in the category. Three-year unlimited mileage factory warranty. Fleet service staff training, plus the authorization to conduct non-warranty maintenance and repairs, on-site.

Purchasing agencies may also take their vehicles to any Kawasaki motorcycle dealer for regular maintenance, repairs, or warranty service. COMPETITIVE PRICING: Taxpayers save more than $2,000 per-unit in initial acquisition cost, compared to comparably equipped BMW R1200RT-P or Harley Davidson FLHTP motorcycles. Depending on eet size, total cost savings to communities, governments, and the taxpayers could rise to millions of dollars, once reduced maintenance and repair costs are factored-in.

A complete clutch system replacementone of the most frequent police unit maintenance needscosts less than $400 in parts and labor. This represents a savings of several hundred dollars1, per occurrence, and could mean a savings of thousands of dollars over the life of each vehicle. Kawasaki is clearly the right choice for law enforcement agencies.

The Concours 14 ABS out-performs every other available unit in the category, and does it at a price sensitive to tight municipal budgets.

With a 503 pound payload capacity, the Concours 14 ABS can easily carry the ofcers personal gear, plus any add-on electronics and emergency equipment required by a modern law enforcement agency.

KAWASAKI PROGRAM CONTACT:

John Grifn Government/Fleet Sales Manager Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A. 949-770-0400, ext. 2725

john.grifn@kmc-usa.com www.kawasaki.com

Moving radar, more LED lights, PA systems and radios are just a few of the options purchasing agencies can specify for their new Concours 14 Police units.

A recent Motorcycle Consumer News article covering police motorcycles reported that a BMW R1200RT-P clutch replacement costs over $1,500, a Harley Davidson FLHTP costs more than $1,200, and the Honda ST1300-PA costs more than $800 for parts and labor.

SPECIFICATIONS

Engine Type Displacement Bore and Stroke Maximum Torque Compression Ratio Fuel System Ignition Transmission Final Drive Rake / Trail Front Tire Size Rear Tire Size Front Suspension / Wheel Travel Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel Front Brake Type Rear Brake Type Fuel Tank Capacity Seat Height Curb Weight Wheelbase Overal Length Overall height windscreen min / windscreen max Overall width at handlebars / at saddlebags Color

Four-stroke, liquid-cooled, DOHC, four valve per cylinder, In-Line Four with V V T ( Variable Valve Timing) 1,352cc 84.0 x 61.0mm 102.0 LbFt @ 6,200 rpm 10.7:1 Digital Fuel Injection TCBI with Digital Advance 6-speed Tetra-Lever shaft drive 26.1 degrees / 4.4 in. 120/70 ZR-17 190/50 ZR-17 43mm inverted, telescopic fork with adjustable rebound damping and spring preload / 4.4 in. Tetra-Lever with stepless rebound damping adjustment and remote spring preload adjuster / 5.4 in.

Dual oating 310mm petal discs with four-piston calipers Single 270mm petal disc 5.8 gal. 32.1 in. 670.3 lbs. / 679.1 lbs. (ABS model) 59.8 in. 89.4 in. 50.8 / 55.3 30.7 in. / 39.4 in. Metallic Diablo Black / Flat Super Black Candy Diamond Red / Flat Super Black

Three-Year Warranty Your new Concours motorcycle comes with a 36-month/unlimited mileage limited factory warranty. Read the next paragraph to find out how you can extend your coverage inexpensively, or ask your dealer for details about the factory warranty and available extended coverage. Up to Three Years Additional Coverage* Let Kawasaki protect your new machine for years to come* with the exclusive Good Times Protection Plan.

This plan repairs or replaces most components free of charge if found defective in material or workmanship. Everything about the plan is easy: Theres no deductible. Its honored at every authorized Kawasaki motorcycle dealer nationwide. Its transferable to another owner with no fee. Just ask your dealer how you can buy extended coverage of 12, 24, or 36 months.

Imagine, for just pennies a day, you can ride with no worry and no hassle. Just tell your dealer you want the Good Times Protection Plan.

*Depending on the program purchased.

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Ride With Zero Down** We offer up to 100% instant financing on most Kawasaki products with the Good Times Credit Plan and the Good Times Credit Card. Qualified buyers can ride away on a brand-new Kawasaki with no down payment. In most cases, the computerized credit approval takes just minutes. You can even add insurance, accessories and the Good Times Protection Plan to your contract.

Ask your participating dealer for details.

Good Times Credit Plan not available in Canada. Qualified buyers.

Safe Ridings More Fun Ride responsibly. Kawasaki believes safety begins with us and continues with you. Always wear a helmet, eye protection and proper apparel. Passengers too. Ride defensively.

Obey the Basic Speed Law. Never ride under the inuence of drugs or alcohol. Riding is more fun on a well-maintained motorcycle.follow the instructions in your owners manual.

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Remember, riding safe is smart.

Specications subject to change without notice. Availability may be limited. Always wear a helmet and appropriate apparel. Call 1-800-446-9227 for the Motorcycle Safety Foundation beginner or expert course near you.

Action Photography: Professional riders on a closed course.

For more information, visit our Web site at: kawasaki.com For the nearest Kawasaki dealer, call: 1-800-661-RIDE

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Conveniently located on the fuel-tank cover, the Concours glove box can easily hold a wallet, sunglasses, garage-door opener or other small items while youre riding.

Its generous 1.6-quar t storage capacity improves versatility. An easy-to-use centerstand improves parking stability and secur ity for a fully loaded Concours 14.

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favorite stretch of two-lane roads laced with owing esses, challenging hairpins, and inviting straightaways. Now imagine expanding the possibilities to the entire continent on the Concours 14, a sport-touring machine so complete in its mastery of the road it has earned several Motorcycle of the Year honors.

Its 1,352cc digitally fuel-injected DOHC In-Line Four engine with variable valve timing leaps to the task, delivering incredible midrange torque together with a superbike-strength top-end punch along with superb smoothness from dual balancers. Whether sport-touing by yourself, with that special someone, no gear, or fully loaded, the Concours 14 allows you to easily adjust the preload settings on the rear suspension for that perfect ride.

The chassis likewise offers unparalleled command and comfort with an aluminum monocoque frame and theres an electrically adjustable windscreen, Kawasakis Intelligent Proximity Activation Start System (KI-PASS) for no key starting and security, a Tetra-Lever Swingarm, detachable side cases, an accessory power outlet and optional anti-lock brakes take this a sport-touring machine to a whole new level. No wonder all roads belong to the Concours 14.

METALLIC DIABLO BLACK / FLAT SUPER BLACK CANDY DIAMOND RED / FLAT SUPER BLACK | | |

Most weekend sportbike riders have their own personal

1 Comprehensive multi-function LCD instrumentation includes a trip computer that estimates fuel mileage, plus gear-indicator and tire-pressure readouts for peace of mind. Controller Area Network (CAN) circuitry reduces complexity for improved reliability.

2 With its advanced geometry, the unique 4-link Tetra-Lever Swingarm provides the suspension response of a chain-drive sportbike with the smoothness, quietness and reliability of a touring bikes shaft drive.

3 Lockable and detachable side cases hold up to 22 pounds of gearincluding a full-face helmet. The rear rack further expands storage capability with mounts for an accessory top case.

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