Best examples for KZ750 Bobber

Best examples for KZ750 Bobber

The motorcycle KZ750 Bobber ideally the big twins are considered as the machine which is worthy of the Under the Radar status. There might be people who have not heard of this motorcycle KZ750 Bobber and if you are one amongst them, then you need not feel bad because the majority of the crowd is on the same lines. This motorcycle KZ750 Bobber was introduced in the particular year 1976. This bike KZ750 Bobber was actually considered to be an odd man out among the other Kawasaki's lineup.

Kawasaki KZ750 Bobber

This consideration was made after taking into account the other bikes which were released in the year 1977 by Kawasaki. This release also included the 4-cylinder KZ650 and KZ1000. While comparing with the above mentioned two bikes the KZ750 Bobber does not quite stand up to them. The Kawasaki bikes’ in other words the Kawasaki performance machines were only defined by the four cylinders at that point of time as the legendary 2-stroke triple became a thing of the past. Then the question of why a KZ750 Bobber was introduced comes into place.

Kawasaki KZ750 Bobber

There is the case of the vertical twin which was earlier defined by the KZ750 category after the onslaught of big triples and the big fours. In other words, this can be put as though, like the British vertical twins such as Royal Enfield Interceptor, Triumph Bonneville and the Norton Commando. With the introduction of the Yamaha XS650 vertical twin in 1970, Yamaha seemed to have shown some interest in the given category. This was in the year 1970. The interest kept increasing as the year passed, which was proven by the release of the Yamaha TX750 which happened three years later. While in comparison with the British rivals like the XS650 it was however considered small. The model TX750 was in fact considered to be a failure.

Kawasaki KZ750 Bobber

The large vertical twins on the market, the 750cc Triumph Bonneville and the 650cc Yamaha XS650 were the ones considered to be highly successful in the market by the time of 1975. By checking deeply into this fact the moves made by Kawasaki made much more sense. When taken into consideration the days of the Rule Britannia it was however over, but there were still a large number of community riders who wanted a big twin. When taken this group into consideration, the new fours only became too much.

Kawasaki KZ750 Bobber

The parts such as too many carburetors, too many camshafts, too many cylinders, and too many spark plugs were all seen too much of the riders. The performance based on the quarter-mile wasn't the ideal consideration for the riders in the category. But rather the performance was defined by the facts such as dependability and the maintenance factor. The Kz750 made so much sense when taken these facts and gave a high success rate for the riders.

Kawasaki KZ750 Bobber

The BSA-clone W650 was not up to date, but when taken into consideration its big twin the KZ750 it was updated based on the market needs. This was proven by the 745cc twin with double overhead cams, 55 horsepower, Morse HY-VO primary drive chain, shim and bucket valve adjustment along with five forward gears.  

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