Kawasaki GPZ500S

Summary | Full Review | Reader Reviews | Gallery | Discussion
Kawasaki GPZ500S

Reader Reviews

7 user reviews of Kawasaki GPZ500S See all

Overall reader score
Perfect 1st bike which Maria learned to ride properly and get out of test riding. Ideal for touring comfortably almost to the point of considering getting one myself. Not really brilliant at anything but very Continue reading...
I consider the GPZ500S an ideal first bike because while it's not a real sportsbike, or a tourer, or a sit-up commuter, it will hoon, and it will eat miles, and it will nip through traffic competently and comfo Continue reading...
Those who can learn to love the ’90s styling and limited aftermarket options in the UK can get their hands on a lot of motorcycle for not a lot of money. The specimen on which this review is based is a well-run Continue reading...
Good Beginner bike but obviously not the best Continue reading...
I own a '98 R-reg red GPZ500, had it a year and a bit, and its been brilliant!
apart from an instance where it broke down because the fuel tank breather was clogged up causing a vacuum in the tank, easily sort Continue reading...

Discussions

Talkback: Kawasaki GPZ500S
First Name:
Last Name:
Email:
Security Image:
Enter the code shown:

I agree to the site's Terms and Conditions & Code of Conduct:



Summary | Full Review | Reader Reviews | Gallery | Discussion


Our score:

Your score:

Need to know

Cheap to insure and run.
 
Better bikes are out there.
  • Price: £3499.00
  • Year: 1994 - 2004

Bike Insurance

Which do you think is the best A2 bike from our shortlist? Vote now in our Readers' Choice Awards
Which do you think is the best cuiser from out shortlist? Vote now in our Readers' Choice Awards
Which do you think is the best newcomer's bike from our shortlist? Vote now in our Readers' Choice Awards
Which do you think is the best retro bike from our shortlist? Vote now in our Readers' Choice Awards
Which do you think is the best scooter from our shortlist? Vote now in our Readers' Choice Awards

Thanks for voting!

BMW C600 Sport (26%)
Honda Integra (9%)
Honda NS300 Forza (5%)
Kawasaki J300 (9%)
Piaggio MP3 500 (7%)
Suzuki Burgman 650 (12%)
Vespa GTS 300 Super (14%)
Vespa Sprint (2%)
Yamaha Tmax (15%)
Which do you think is the best sports bike from our shortlist? Vote now in our Readers' Choice Awards

Thanks for voting!

Aprilia RSV4 Factory (24%)
BMW HP4 (23%)
Ducati 1199 Panigale S (7%)
Ducati 899 Panigale (7%)
Honda CBR600RR C-ABS (1%)
Honda Fireblade SP (9%)
Kawasaki ZX-10R (7%)
Triumph Daytona 675 (14%)
Yamaha YZF-R1 (7%)
Which do you think is the best sports tourer from our shortlist? Vote now in our Readers' Choice Awards

Thanks for voting!

BMW F800GT (25%)
Honda VFR800 (19%)
Honda VFR1200 (13%)
Kawasaki Z1000SX (13%)
Suzuki GXS1250FA (3%)
Triumph Sprint 1050GT (21%)
Yamaha Fazer8 (2%)
Yamaha FZ1 Fazer (4%)
Which do you think is the best super naked bike from our shortlist? Vote now in our Readers' Choice Awards
Which do you think is the best tourer from our shortlist? Vote now in our Readers' Choice Awards
Which do you think is the best 125 from our shortlist? Vote now in our Readers' Choice Awards

Thanks for voting!

Aprilia RS4 125 (26%)
Honda CBF125 (7%)
Honda CBR125R (9%)
Honda MSX125 (2%)
KTM Duke 125 (17%)
Suzuki Van Van (4%)
Yamaha MT-125 (12%)
Yamaha YBR125 (9%)
Yamaha YZF-R125 (14%)
Which do you think is the best new product from our shortlist? Vote now

Click here

Busiest motorcycle review conversations