Tagged: H1

Cheap Speed: 1975 Kawasaki H1 500 Mach III

Cheap Speed: 1975 Kawasaki H1 500 Mach III

Although “Mach III” is a pretty ambitious name for a motorcycle that can only just top 115mph, it probably felt much faster to test riders of Kawasaki’s two-stroke three-cylinder rocket, given the questionable brakes...

Little Rocket: 1973 Kawasaki 350 S2 Mach II

Little Rocket: 1973 Kawasaki 350 S2 Mach II

Kawasaki’s two-stroke triples were a milestone in Japanese motorcycling history. While the Honda’s CB750 offered sophistication and technology at a relative budget price, it wasn’t really doing anything you couldn’t get elsewhere, although you’d...

1972 Kawasaki H1 Cafe Racer for Sale

1972 Kawasaki H1 Cafe Racer for Sale

Kawasaki’s 500 and 750 two-stroke triples are relics of a bygone, smokier era.  Two-stroke machines are all but extinct today, unless you count leafblowers, due to ever-tightening emissions laws.  But for a time, they...

1975 Kawasaki H1 500 Mach III

1975 Kawasaki H1 500 Mach III

Usually when I decide to post a bike that I think would be a neat addition to this blog, the bike is something I would add to my collection. That is if I had...

A Very Clean 1973 Kawasaki H1

A Very Clean 1973 Kawasaki H1

Sixty horse power from a bike weighing less than 400lbs in 1973? OK, where do I sign up? In 1969 Kawasaki introduced the tripe cylinder two strokes that everybody said couldn’t be done. Well,...

Rare 1972 Kawasaki S2 on eBay

Rare 1972 Kawasaki S2 on eBay

For Sale: 1972 Kawasaki S2 350 Up for sale for a limited time is this fantastic 1972 Kawasaki S2 – 350. Born from the H1 500cc triple that was launched in 1969, the S2...