The style is very much in vogue these days, and when Kawasaki developed their retro Z900RS, bringing out a café racer version was the logical step.
'Kawasaki's Ninja 400 is no slouch and can easily be mistaken for a 650 but there is more to the bike than meets the eye,' writes Dries Van der Walt.
'The judges have spoken and the votes have been tallied. It was a a tough call,' writes Dries van der Walt as he reveals this year’s Pirelli Bike of the Year.
'With the recent double-whammy of financial rating downgrades set to wreak havoc on our economy, however, even bikers are edgy about increased fuel costs,' writes Dries Van der Walt.
'Dualies are true multi-purpose machines,' writes Dries Van Der Walt who shares his advice on dual-sport bikes in South Africa.
Australia has decided not to have open tenders to replace its old Collins-class submarines, which could bolster Japan's position as the likely builder.
In this the fourth motorcycle review of the finalists in the 2014 Bike of the Year competition DRIES VAN DER WALT gets aboard a 2014 Kawasaki Z1000.
It is almost time to decide which top motorcycle will walk away with the coveted SA Bike of the Year title for 2018. Check out the 12 finalists here!
Round 8 of the 2017 Red Square Kawasaki ZX10R Masters Cup treated the Red Star Raceway crowd to two action-packed races in October.
'If you're looking for a bike that can serve as a commuter during the week and carve up a track over weekends, this may well be it,' writes Dries Van Der Walt as he ride Kawasaki's Z900.
'What team green has achieved with the Z650 Ninja is create a more than worthy successor to the ER-6f,' writes Dries van der Walt as he rides Kawasaki's new Z650 Ninja.
The 2015 SA Bike of the Year was unveiled on Wednesday but which bike did Wheels24 readers vote for in our homepage poll?
What to do when your bike's fastest off the line? DRIES VAN DER WALT reckons you make it handle better - exactly what Kawasaki has done with the Kawasaki ZZR 1400 Öhlins Edition.
Reigning SA Superbike champion, Clint Seller, thought he'd treat spectators to a wheelie at the Buffalo City SuperGP. Unfortunately, he botched the landing and slammed into the racetrack! Take a look...
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