Thursday, September 07, 2006

London Land Speed Record on a ZZR1400


The ZZR1400's fast, no doubt

How fast would you ride in London city? 100km/h? 150km/h? Well, the boys at TWO magazine recently took a Kawasaki ZZR1400 and hit 293.44km/h at the London City Airport. And no, they did not run into any Lear Jets because the airport was officially closed for the first London Land Speed record attempt! TWO’s sister publication, Autocar was also present, but the fastest that any of their assembled supercars could do was a mere 280km/h. Cars vs bikes, eh? Guess that one’s settled then.

A Japanese road test video of the Kawasaki ZZR1400. Simply amazing!



Go here to see just how hard a ZZR1400 accelerates!

See this awesome video of Tiff Needell (Fifth Gear) testing a Kawasaki ZZR1200-powered trike!

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