Tagged: ELR

Mean, Green, and Canadian: 1984 Kawasaki KZ1100R ELR for Sale

Mean, Green, and Canadian: 1984 Kawasaki KZ1100R ELR for Sale

Big, brash, and charismatic, big superbike replicas like the KZ1100R put paid to the stereotype that a UJM is doomed to be some sort of boring appliance. Sure, the “Universal Japanese Motorcycle” does sound...

Even Better Than the Real Thing? 1982 Kawasaki GPz 1100 Eddie Lawson Replica Replica

Even Better Than the Real Thing? 1982 Kawasaki GPz 1100 Eddie Lawson Replica Replica

At the tail-end of the twin-shock era, bikes like the Kawasaki GPz1100 were king on both road and track, although the writing was on the wall and lightweight, monoshock sportbikes like the GSX-R would...

Signed by the Artist: 1983 Kawasaki KZ1000R ELR

Signed by the Artist: 1983 Kawasaki KZ1000R ELR

Prior to bikes like the Suzuki GSX-R750, production-based racers from Japan were big, burly brutes. Engines were large four-cylinders and plenty powerful, fitted to stiff frames that provided stability at the cost of agility....

1984 Kawasaki KZ1100R for Sale

1984 Kawasaki KZ1100R for Sale

The king of 70’s superbikes was surely “Steady” Eddie Lawson, and Kawasaki was justifiably proud of their rider.  What better way to immortalize their successes than with a special-edition musclebike?  The ELR was basically...

Let the Good Times Roll:  1983 Kawasaki KZ1000R ELR

Let the Good Times Roll: 1983 Kawasaki KZ1000R ELR

For Sale: 1983 Kawasaki KZ1000R Eddie Lawson Replica Back in the early 1980s, there was nothing more trick than an air-cooled, two valve inline four from one of the big Japanese manufacturers. During this...