We use cookies to track usage and preferences. See Cookie Policy
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
EU
Pocketmags Digital Magazines
   You are currently viewing the European Union version of the site.
Would you like to switch to your local site?
Digital Subscriptions > Fast Bikes > Issue 324 March 2017 > NINJA POWER

NINJA POWER

Why Kawasaki’s ultra-rapid, but often overlooked, ZX-12R is gaining popularity.

Used Bike Guide

IMAGES: FB ARCHIVE

2000-2006 KAWASAKI NINJA ZX-12R

The Kawasaki Ninja ZX-12R is a beautiful reminder of a time when a far more carefree attitude was prevalent in motorcycling. And when we say carefree, we mean a time when you could show a total disregard for speed limits and more often than not get away with it. Well, in bits of Europe anyway…

Head hunting

Launched in 2000, the ZX-12R was a typical Kawasaki attempt to break open a nut with a sledgehammer. In this case, however, the nut was encased in concrete and made of hardened steel. Yep, in 2000 this Ninja only had one thing in its sights – the Suzuki Hayabusa.

READ MORE
Purchase options below
Find the complete article and many more in this issue of Fast Bikes - Issue 324 March 2017
If you own the issue, Login to read the full article now.
Single Issue - Issue 324 March 2017
€4.49
Or 449 points
Annual Digital Subscription
Only € 1.85 per issue
SAVE
59%
Was €33.99
Now €23.99
6 Month Digital Subscription
Only € 2.77 per issue
SAVE
33%
€17.99
Or 1799 points
Monthly Digital Subscription
Only € 3.22 per issue
SAVE
22%
€3.49
Or 349 points

View Issues

About Fast Bikes

Fast Bikes is home to the best sportsbike tests on the planet and is packed with new bike launches, technical insight, hardcore action, masterclasses, racing, reviews and loads more.
Ways to Pay Pocketmags Payment Types
At Pocketmags you get Secure Billing Great Offers HTML Reader Gifting options Loyalty Points