1978 Kawasaki Other on 2040-motos
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Kawasaki Other description
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It starts as a 1978 KZ650 where the cylinders have been bored and sleeved to 830cc with a MTC big bore kit from the late 70s.
The upper case has been machined as well.
This was a complete case split rebuilt documented with pictures (uploaded on my website)
The turbo kit is from ATP American Turbo Pak (ATP branded intake manifold, turbocharger RayJay F40 and exhaust manifold and pipe), just like the one that equipped the Kawasaki Z1R-TC back in 1978-79.
Needless to say these vintage big bore kits and ATP turbo kit are extremely rare to find.
Some of the mods include but not limited to:
Dyna-s electronic ignition
Martek ignition coils
Metzler Lasertec tires
Forks with stiffer springs
Drilled front rotor
Rebuilt starter clutch
Battery Tender lithium battery
"Car like" ignition switch
Painted long bucket headlight and bracket
New gold chain
LED tail, stop and blinkers
Custom rear fender
New master cylinder , brake hose and clutch lever assembly
New Kawasaki tank emblems
New Custom Wiring harness
Custom Seat and seat pan (which opens up with the OEM key just like the original one, so you can store your docs or do maintenance to the battery and components)
Black enamel painted frame
Custom Paint job and pin striping by Rare Air Werx
Chrome is original (8/10)
Makes a blasting 100whp at 10psi currently set at a conservative 5psi
The original 650cc motor set up had half of this power at the wheel
This bike has been featured on the most influential social network and online magazines like:
Cafe' Racer TV
The Bike Shed
The Revival of the Machine
and many others...
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