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Kawasaki Versys Strada modified accessories – more parts for more touring ability

Thursday, July 31st, 2014

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A sample modified by Jason Yang in Malaysia, named Versys Strada. Accessories includes beak fairing, side LED spotlight and switches. All for RM1k including postage. Also seen there is the Acerbis handguard with LED to protect your hand on cold situation and giving more visibility.  (more…)

Games: Highway Rider for Android – entertaining motorcycle game

Wednesday, July 30th, 2014

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Searching for a good free game about motorcycle on Android is not an easy task. Some game are very simple but not taking the physics correct so that it feels very cartoon. Until I stumble into this game, Highway Rider. It features a motorcycle street challenge with a great physics up to a point you cannot even hit the cones on the road. You hit it, you’ll crash. And when you crash, the game will tell you what injuries you get and how much the medical cost.  (more…)

Specs Comparison: 2014 Kawasaki Z250SL vs 2014 KTM 200 Duke Non ABS

Thursday, July 24th, 2014

2014 Kawasaki Z250SL

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KTM-DUke-200

2014 KTM 200 Duke Non ABS

Model / Comparison 2014 Kawasaki Z250SL
2014 KTM 200 Duke Non ABS
Bore x stroke 72.0 x 61.2 mm 72 mm x 49 mm
Displacement 249 cm³ 199.5 cm³
Engine Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke 1 Cyl DOHC Single-cylinder, 4-stroke, spark-ignition engine, liquid-cooled
CDI Keihin, Transistorized Ignition Contactless, controlled, fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustment (BOSCH EMS)
Power (kW) 20.6kW (28hp)(9,700rpm) 19 kW (25HP) /10,000 rpm

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Specs Comparison: 2014 Kawasaki Z250SL vs 2013 Kawasaki Z250

Wednesday, July 23rd, 2014

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2014 Kawasaki Z250SL 1-cylinder

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2014 Kawasaki Z250 2-cylinder

A technical specs comparison of the 2014 Kawasaki Z250SL 1-cylinder and 2013 Kawasaki Z250 2-cylinder. Both are good bikes with different characteristic. Check out the comparison below.

Model / Comparison 2014 Kawasaki Z250SL
2013 Kawasaki Z250
Bore x stroke 72.0 x 61.2 mm 62.0 mm x 41.2 mm
Displacement 249 cm³ 249 cm³
Engine Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke 1 Cyl DOHC Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke 2 Cyl DOHC
CDI Keihin, Transistorized Ignition Digital
Power (kW) 20.6kW (28hp)(9,700rpm) 23.5 kW (32HP) / 11,000 rpm

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2014 Kawasaki Z250SL launched in Malaysia – RM15,739 (basic price)

Monday, July 21st, 2014

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2014 Kawasaki Z250SL just launched today at eCity Hotel, Subang Jaya. The most important details that you all should know that the price is RM15,739 (basic price). That is lower than what we expect at RM16,700. Kawasaki Motors Malaysia really listens to you guys. So, get the bike before Hari Raya.

More news will be coming up soon and will update you guys about. UPDATED! Read below:

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Z250SL comes with the same chassis as the Ninja 250SL which is the beautiful Trellis-like frame (in the tech specs it is called diamond type, but I’ll call it Trellis anyway). Compared to the supersports Ninja 250SL, the frame are now much more visible to the eyes as the bike is naked type that shows the muscle and the chassis under it. At 148 kg (Non-ABS model), the Z250SL is almost 20 kg lighter than the Z250. The light weight is a significant factor in the bike’s nimble handling.  Compared to the Ninja 250SL, this Z250SL is even lighter with 3kg difference.   (more…)