Tagged: KZ1000R

Fast and Green: 1983 Kawasaki KZ1000R Eddie Lawson Replica

Fast and Green: 1983 Kawasaki KZ1000R Eddie Lawson Replica

As long as there’s been motorcycle racing, there have been riders wanting their street bikes to look like the ones they’ve seen tearing around racetracks: from café racers to modern Rossi-replica paint jobs, street...

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...