Kawasaki shows off 2012 ZX-14R, calls it world's fastest-accelerating motorcycle

by Zach Bowman

Kawasaki has released a slew of images of the 2012 ZX-14R, a motorcycle that will feature new electronic enhancements, a reworked engine and slightly restyled bodywork for next year. As reported by Asphalt & Rubber, the engine block will be stroked to 1,441cc and the cylinder head will be ported and polished for greater flow.

In addition, the ZX-14R will make use of a higher compression ratio and new cam timing. No one’s saying exactly how much power that will all add up to, but Kawasaki calls the bike the world’s fastest-accelerating production motorcycle. In addition to the reworked… Read More

News Source: Asphalt & Rubber