Kawasaki Z1 / Z900 For Sale

Kawasaki Z1 / Z900
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Insurance Costs: 7 of 10

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Current Prices: £20,700–£11,900

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Power: 82 bhp

Engine: 903 cc, 9,000 rpm red line, 130 mph top speed

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Economy: 35 mpg

Range: 140 miles from the 18.0 litre tank

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Seat Height: 813 mm

Weight: 248 kg (wet), 230 kg (dry)

What Is It?

The original Z1 is a classic naked bike and is powered by an air cooled 903cc inline four cylinder four stroke engine, producing 82bhp at 8,500rpm and maximum torque at 7,000rpm.

Features include:

  • Steel tubular frame
  • 296mm disc up front with single piston caliper
  • 200mm drum brake at the rear
  • 36mm fork
  • Dual rear shocks with 5-level pre-load adjustment
  • Four 28mm Mikuni VM28 carbs
  • 4->4 Chromed exhaust system
  • Electric and kick starter
  • 5 speed gearbox

The cylinder block was painted black and dual front discs were an optional extra. The 19" front wheel takes a 3.25 tyre and the rear 18" a 4.00.

  • 1972-1973: Orange/brown, yellow/green
  • 1974: Brown/orange, brown/yellow
  • 1975: Blue/yellow, red/yellow
  • 1976: Green/gold, brown/gold

1974 Z1A: Silver engine, previously partly black.

1975 Z1B: Low handlebar option introduced.

1976 Z900: Name change to Z900 (KZ900 in the USA), 26mm carbs, down 1bhp to 81bhp, new frame and dual front discs standard (previously a factory option).

Did You Know?

The bike has appeared in numerous films like Mad Max and The Spy Who Loved Me.

More Info

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Price Guide

Year Dealer Private Part Ex Mileage
1972 £20,700 £16,600 £14,500 12,800
1973 £19,250 £15,400 £13,500 14,600
1974 £17,800 £14,250 £12,450 16,200
1975 £16,350 £13,100 £11,450 17,800
1976 £14,900 £11,900 £10,450 19,300

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