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post #1 of 9 (permalink) Old 10-02-2001, 08:56 AM Thread Starter
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'02 Kawi ZZ-R1200

Now this is something that wiggle's this old man's toes. Nice clean looking design, no graphics. Unfortunately, no bags either. I don't quite understand when a manufacturer puts out a "sport tourer" with no bags! The end-user ends up paying $600-800 for aftermarket stuff that could have been provided from the MFR for about $350.

I am glad that more of this type of bike are available, I'll hang back a year and see what else comes stateside.
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post #2 of 9 (permalink) Old 10-02-2001, 10:13 AM
 
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I like it.
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The new ZX-11!

I like it too. Luv the silver. Luv the '02 silver 1100XX too...sweet looking. Was going to love a silver VFR...but Honda screwed us again.
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Thats a sweet look'n bike....... I like it
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For those who are interested, here's some bigger pics.
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The new ZX-11!

I like it too. Luv the silver. Luv the '02 silver 1100XX too...sweet looking. Was going to love a silver VFR...but Honda screwed us again.
UFO, do you like this colour ?
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that's a pretty sweet bike there~smoove and niceeee~ love the lights
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post #8 of 9 (permalink) Old 10-05-2001, 04:47 AM
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UFO, do you like this colour ?
Yep, the blue is stunning as well. As long as the graphics weren't designed by Squidly Diddly...I like most anything.

BTW blue & silver are my two favs...click on the Busa image link in my sig.
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post #9 of 9 (permalink) Old 10-24-2001, 09:29 AM Thread Starter
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More recent news on this model detract somewhat, first being carbs rather than EFI. Being as I'm in high elevations, that is a real deterant. I also understand that it's fairly heavy and thirsty...my search continues.

Please note "my next bike" thread in the sport touring forum.
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