Supercharged Z H2, the flagship streetfighter of Kawasaki is powered by a supercharged 998cc, liquid-cooled inline four-cylinder motor good for 228 hp @ 11,500 rpm and 104.9 lb-ft @ 11,000 rpm mated with a 6-speed gearbox using bi-directional quickshifter.
The Z H2 features Kawasaki’s Sugomi styling and is loaded with premium hardware such as a fully adjustable Showa SFF-BP fork and a rear monoshock, Brembo M4. 32 monobloc calipers up front, a single 260mm disc at the rear, and a trellis chassis.
Full LED lighting, a 4.3″ full-color TFT display with smartphone connectivity, ride modes (Sport, Road, Rain), power modes (Full/Middle/Low), traction control, cornering ABS, launch control, cruise control, and a Bosch six-axis IMU round out the tech features.
The new Kawasaki Z H2 is available in Metallic Diablo Black/Golden Blazed Green and competes with rivals such as the MV Agusta Brutale 1000 Serie Oro and the Ducati Streetfighter V4.