"Bulletproof" Kawasaki engine

This engine was developed some 30 years ago, and is the base of all models listed on this site. There have been some changes over the years, but the basic engine is still the same. The picture you see here is the turbo version as launched in 1984.

The Kawasaki tech pages.....

I know riding these bikes can be pure joy, but most of us will have to spend some nice, but compulsary, hours in the toolshed to keep it pure joy, because itīs a tech-toy


To The ShimCalculating Page About the Hitachi HT-10B turbo Air and Fuel pages To the Hitachi Turbo

To the fuel gulping pages

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