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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #20 on: October 05, 2020, 01:10:05 pm »
Or maybe a KLR with "bold new graphics"

I think old KLR with doohickey already fitted. ;) :lol8:
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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #21 on: October 05, 2020, 02:31:22 pm »
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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #22 on: October 05, 2020, 04:14:47 pm »
My money is on a Verys 400-x, Its a logical step to put the ninja 400 engine into the Versys platform.
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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #23 on: October 05, 2020, 04:28:46 pm »
My money is on a Verys 400-x, Its a logical step to put the ninja 400 engine into the Versys platform.
Would be disappointing
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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #24 on: October 05, 2020, 04:29:55 pm »
My money is on a Verys 400-x, Its a logical step to put the ninja 400 engine into the Versys platform.
Would be disappointing
Not really, the 300 was great the 400 would be awesome.

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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #25 on: October 05, 2020, 05:31:09 pm »
I would like to see a small bore supercharged engine in a dirt bike frame. 
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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #26 on: October 05, 2020, 06:58:46 pm »
I'd like to see a bike I can afford ...............................
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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #27 on: October 05, 2020, 08:06:20 pm »
I'd like to see a bike I can afford ...............................
Ditto... their last attempt was insane... 300cc at 650 prices... >:D
 

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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #28 on: October 06, 2020, 09:38:41 am »
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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #29 on: October 06, 2020, 09:49:10 am »
...dis nooit te laat om n happy childhood te he nie !

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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #31 on: October 06, 2020, 10:29:38 am »
I would love to see Kawasaki as a contender in the Adventure bike market. I have a soft spot for the Lime Green Machines from my MX days. Had  many KX's and liked them all. My 2004 KX 250 had a particularly mean streak :biggrin:
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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #32 on: October 06, 2020, 10:34:39 am »
I would love to see Kawasaki as a contender in the Adventure bike market. I have a soft spot for the Lime Green Machines from my MX days. Had  many KX's and liked them all. My 2004 KX 250 had a particularly mean streak :biggrin:

Agreed. I also loved my previous Versys. Such a lekka daily bike
 

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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #34 on: October 10, 2020, 06:57:10 pm »
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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #35 on: October 10, 2020, 07:02:42 pm »
Nope, I don't like that thing at all - but that Tengai looks the biz.

Funny how the weekend warriors can design the perfect bike but all the manufacturers can do is copy the rest.
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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #36 on: October 11, 2020, 07:44:22 am »
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Put a 450 motor in something like that and Kawasaki can compete in Dakar
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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #38 on: October 12, 2020, 08:39:49 am »
I would like to see a small bore supercharged engine in a dirt bike frame.

I see that Honda has filed a patent for a supercharged engine for the Africa Twin.

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Re: Kawasaki to Reveal Six New Models on Nov. 23
« Reply #39 on: October 21, 2020, 07:51:35 am »
If it's the same old KLR surely it cant be marketed as a new model coming out ?

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