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Z800 Early Impressions

Review at 1500 miles. Handling: One of the biggest differences between modern and so called supersports of old seems to be the hard rear suspension setup. The Z800 is so much firmer all around than anything mentioned earlier, with the possible exception of a KR1S, and this translates into a very purposeful feel, and again… Read More »

Back On Bikes

Who hell am I to talk about motorbikes?!?! OK some outline of my credentials first, I have owned several bikes in my years of riding, all sports bikes and all Japanese over a 28 year period, since I was 17. First a TZR125, then KR1S, ZZR600, FZR 600 and FZR1000RU…….then I took a few years… Read More »