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2012 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R Comparison Photo Gallery
The Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R surprised us with its agility on the track.
View pictures of the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R then find out our thoughts on it in the
2012 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R Comparison
2012 Hypersport Shootout
2012 Hypersport Shootout torque dyno chart.
The Metzeler Sportec M5 tires complement the Ninja’s chassis well and elevate feel when leaned over.
We came away impressed with just how well the Ninja handles on the racetrack.
With 186 horses available at the back tire the Ninja is anything but short on power.
The Ninja weighs in at 584 pounds making it the heaviest bike in this test.
Like the other bikes the Ninja employs multiple power modes to curtail the powerband based on road conditions or rider preference.
When in motion the Ninja feels like a much lighter motorcycle.
The dashboard is modern looking and very easy to read.
The Ninja ZX-14R impressed us with how comfortable it is to ride on the street.
Considering its engine size, it was no surprise that the Ninja recorded the worst fuel mileage.
The Ninja is the most comfortable on the street.
While the brakes worked fine on the street at the track they would faded during hard use.
2012 Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R is priced at $14,699.
The Ninja ZX-14R is very easy to launch at the drag strip.
2012 Hypersport Shootout horsepower dyno chart.
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