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1997 KAWA. ZG1000

ZG1000
ZG1000
  • Model: GZ1000
  • Manufactured by: Kawasaki

Price:   $2,495.00  $1,995.00
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The Kawasaki Concours, known in Europe as the GTR1000 and in USA as the ZG1000, is a 997 cc, six speed, four cylinder, liquid-cooled sport touring motorcycle with shaft drive. The bike can reach speeds over 120 mph, offers nimble handling and - with its full fairing, tall screen, twin locking panniers, and 7.4 US gallon fuel capacity - is suited to cross-country two-up touring.

Kawasaki introduced the Concours in 1986, based on their Ninja 900 and Ninja 1000R models. Key differences between the Ninja 1000R and the ZG1000 included 32 mm instead of 36 mm carburetors, less aggressively ramped cams, shaft drive, front and rear sub-frames, hard luggage, and full fairing.

The Concours was introduced into the USA the year after the slightly faster (137 mph) BMW K100LT at less than two-thirds the price of the BMW machine. Both bikes were tested by the magazine Motorcyclist, which came out in favor of the Kawasaki concluding that it was "the most practical, useful and competent motorcycle made" and "superior to the BMW in almost every aspect imaginable."

Bike includes:

Recent Carb, Valve and fork seal repair
Corbin Seat
Bar Risers
Ventura Travel Bag & Rack
New Center Stand ... and more...

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This product was added to our catalog on Thursday 02 August, 2018.