2011 Kawasaki ZX-10R ABS First Impressions
|The best ZX ever
100% new, as evinced by its sleeker lines, the latest ZX-10R proved superior to the old model on all counts. Kawasaki has once again revolutionized the class by serving up a superbike that’s more ergonomic, surefooted, powerful and user-friendly, and especially safer, than ever.
|The latest ZX-10R proved superior to the old model on all counts. (Photo: Sébastien D'amour/Moto123.com)
Be sure to check out our Kawasaki S-KTRC and KIBS report to get the scoop on the new 2011 ZX-10R’s electronic riding aids.
Electronic guardian angels
Overall performance and precision of the frame
Easier and safer to ride
Hard tires ill-suited to the bike’s level of performance
The Race-calibrated suspension is a little too stiff for the road