FOOTHILL RANCH, CA – September 29, 2020 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – The Kawasaki JET SKI® STX®160 line of watercraft was completely redesigned in 2020 and once again returns with three models for 2021 to ignite the fun. The JET SKI STX160 is powered by a DOHC, 16-valve, parallel 4-cylinder, 1498cc engine and utilizes a balanced hull, ergonomic riding position, large fuel tank and storage compartment along with several easy-to-use rider aid functions to create a comfortable and exciting three-seat personal watercraft, that appeals to a wide range of riders. The 2021 3-passenger JET SKI STX160 is available in Gelcoat Crystal White/Sunbeam Red with an MSRP of $9,799.
In addition to the STX160’s standard features, the JET SKI® STX®160X features adjustable electronic cruise control speed, which can be set with the UP/DOWN buttons located on the handlebar. It also features a gun-grip handle grip that tapers outward, making it easier to hold on when riding in a straight line and a premium painted deck. The 2021 3-passenger JET SKI STX160X is available in Ebony/Riptide Turquoise with an MSRP of $10,199.
The JET SKI® STX®160LX flagship model includes the JETSOUND® integrated audio system with Bluetooth® as standard equipment. The system consists of an amplifier, an audio controller built into the handle, and two speakers placed under the mirrors. It also features a two-color tone dedicated deck mat and luxury seat designed to ergonomically fit the rider’s body to further improve comfort. Similar to the STX160X, it comes equipped with a gun-grip handle grip, adjustable cruise control speed via the UP/DOWN buttons, and a premium painted deck with full graphics. The 3-passenger 2021 JET SKI STX160LX is available in Ebony/Candy Lime Green with an MSRP of $11,899.
Kawasaki Heavy Industries, Ltd. (KHI) started full-scale production of motorcycles over a half century ago. The first Kawasaki motorcycle engine was designed based on technical know-how garnered from the development and production of aircraft engines, and Kawasaki’s entry into the motorcycle industry was driven by the company’s constant effort to develop new technologies. Numerous new Kawasaki models introduced over the years have helped shape the market, and in the process have created enduring legends based on their unique engineering, power, design and riding pleasure. In the future, Kawasaki’s commitment to maintaining and furthering these strengths will surely give birth to new legends.
Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. (KMC) markets and distributes Kawasaki motorcycles, ATVs, side x sides, and JET SKI® watercraft through a network of approximately 1,100 independent retailers, with close to an additional 7,700 retailers specializing in general purpose engines. KMC and its affiliates employ nearly 3,100 people in the United States, with approximately 260 of them located at KMC’s Foothill Ranch, California headquarters.
Kawasaki’s tagline, “Let the good times roll.®”, is recognized worldwide. The Kawasaki brand is synonymous with powerful, stylish and category-leading vehicles. Information about Kawasaki’s complete line of powersports products and Kawasaki affiliates can be found on the Internet at www.kawasaki.com.
Source: Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.