Motorcycle Racing News UMC Reviews Kawasaki Ninja 1000 | Video

UMC Reviews Kawasaki Ninja 1000 | Video

Ninja 1000 Video Review

In this official Kawasaki video, Ultimate Motorcycling’s Publisher and President Arthur Coldwells and other motorcycle journalists review the 2011 Kawasaki Ninja 1000.

The all-new Ninja 1000 has impressed many in the moto-journalism world, including Coldwells.

In a review Coldwells wrote for UltimateMotorCycling.com, he explains how the 2011 Kawasaki Ninja 1000 was built for both performance and ultimate comfort.

Arthur Coldwells says: "Make no mistake, Kawasaki’s new Ninja 1000 is a sportbike. With credentials such as fully adjustable suspension, radial petal-rotor brakes and a 1000cc engine that produces as much torque as Kawasaki’s new ZX-10R (and a full 65-percent more than the ZX-6R), the Ninja 1000 relishes fast-paced, aggressive riding."

"But, having said that, the Ninja 1000’s comfortable ergonomics, full fairing with adjustable windscreen, broad, comfortable seat, and a stellar motor that seems to deliver any amount of power, anytime you ask for it, make the Ninja 1000 a superb real-world machine perfect for the road."

When designing the all-new Ninja, Kawasaki started with the frame, engine and suspension of the Z1000 super-standard, a bike that’s been well received by both the press and customers alike.

Kawasaki says using the Z1000s new-think engine and chassis package as a starting point, engineers added radical, knife-edged bodywork along with a host of cool features that push the Ninja 1000’s performance, capability and flexibility envelopes to amazing heights.

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling. He is also the author of "365 to Vision: Modern Writer's Guide (How to Produce More Quality Writing in Less Time).

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