Kawasaki has a reputation for producing sub-250cc bikes. Even though their famous Ninja is 300cc now it has made its name much earlier. Its changes have resulted in a new series of bikes coming to life. So the new brand offered is 2017 Kawasaki Z125 Pro which will be introduced to the American market. So here’s our 2017 Kawasaki Z125 Pro review for you.
2017 Kawasaki Z125 Pro Overview
There was a plan to make this model exclusive to Asia but owing to wider import opportunities the company has now they are going to sell this bike on U.S. market.
The company wanted to create a bike for urban purposes with a good fuel mileage and not very expensive in use. So they’ve achieved it. The bike is a good match for such models as Z1000 and Z800. To some extent, it has a resemblance with Yamaha YSR50 of the 90s.
This bike is nice for beginners as well. It has a compact size and the seat which is 30.7 inches high. It’s promised that the model can manage as much as 225 pounds of weight. Kawasaki has worked a lot with the suspension. It includes rear preload adjustment which is good for four positions.
2017 Kawasaki Z125 Pro Specs
As for the engine used, it is 125cc SOHC which is cooled by air. It includes two valves as well as four strokes. The model is of fuel injected type. It has been tuned to provide nice riding experience in the city. The bike comes with a clutch of manual type. In addition, there’s a gearbox of four speeds onboard.
The bike also uses a disc of metal looking type which is of 200 mm. There’s a steel frame as well which helps to anchor the chassis. The wheels of this model are made of aluminum. Their diameter is 12 inches.
2017 Kawasaki Z125 Pro Design
There’s good news which will make you happy. The taillights of this bike include LED technologies which look really awesome. There’re not many colours to choose from when buying this bike but they both look really attractive. One of them is known as Candy Lime Green which makes the body of the bike more unusual and creative. Another variant which you can find is Metallic Graphite Grey which looks rather strict and even brutal.
2017 Kawasaki Z125 Pro Price
It is promised that the bike will be here in June so you can already start saving money to buy this model. To be honest there’s not much to save because the price tag isn’t that crazy. The bike is said to be as much as $2,999 which gives you an opportunity to buy two of them in different colours.