Kawasaki ZZ-R600 (1993 - 2009)

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Kawasaki ZZ-R600 (1993 - 2009)

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Once the fastest 600, the ZZ-R should now be a museum piece. Should be a grand cheaper than list price, so if you can find one for that price, it’s a bargain. Back in the mists of time (1990 to be precise), Kawasaki launched two rocket ships. Strange with hindsight, but ...  Continue reading


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Nothing is better if all you want is bang for your buck!puts the sport into sport tourer,reliable,fast and comfortable Continue reading...
A much underated bike, but sadly surpassed by moden technology aka newer models. but if you can find a good clean one with service history, preferably 1993 (E model) onwards and if you arnt a head down, arse up Continue reading...
Fantastic first bike, can't complain. Continue reading...
Chopped my 600 Bandit in against an '02 model. I've had it for six months now. I ride all year and all weathers and it's never failed to start in the ice and snow of last winter. It will toddle along at low spe Continue reading...
Bought a `96 zzr600e 21000 miles on clock £1300.00 bargain. Suspension was very soft. wasn`t good when new apparently. Changed that for a zzr1200 shock with remote preload and zzr1100 dogbones. This lifted the Continue reading...


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A proven model and it remains a good compromise between performance and comfort
Long in the tooth doesn't even begin to cover it, eclipsed by newer models in all areas
  • Price: £6190.00
  • Year: 1993 - 2009
  • Top speed: 150mph
  • Engine capacity: 599cc
  • Power: 98bhp
  • Torque: 47lb ft
  • Weight: 195kg

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