New Kawasaki Z900 50th Anniversary

Firecracker Red RRP £10,099Available To Order

Red wheels with silver pinstripes, specially blended vivid red paint evocative of the Z-GP 1980’s bikes and dark blue graphics with silver highlights mark out the Z900 50th Anniversary Edition as something very special. Going for gold, the fork outer tubes radiate quality while the Z emblem and Kawasaki logo are also gold accented. It all started in 1972 with the Z1 900. Now you can invest in Kawasaki heritage thanks to this unique Z900.

Engine Type Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line Four
Displacement 948 cm³
Bore x Stroke 73.4 x 56 mm
Compression ratio 11.8:1
Valve system DOHC, 16 valves
Fuel system Fuel injection: Ø 36 mm x 4 with sub-throttle
Starting System Electric
Lubrication Forced lubrication, wet sump
Maximum power 92.2 kW {125 PS} / 9,500 rpm
CO2 emission 132 g/km
Maximum torque 98.6 N•m {10.1 kgf•m} / 7,700 rpm
Transmission 6-speed
Final drive Sealed chain
Primary Reduction Ratio 1.627 (83/51)
Gear Ratios 1st 2.692 (35/13)
Gear Ratios 2nd 2.059 (35/17)
Gear Ratios 3rd 1.650 (33/20)
Gear Ratios 4th 1.409 (31/22)
Gear Ratios 5th 1.222 (33/27)
Gear Ratios 6th 1.034 (30/29)
Clutch Wet multi-disc, manual
Brakes, front Dual semi-floating 300 mm petal discs. Caliper: Dual opposed 4-piston
Brakes, rear Single 250 mm petal disc. Caliper: Single-piston
Suspension, front 41 mm inverted fork with rebound damping and spring preload adjustability
Suspension, rear Horizontal Back-link with rebound damping and spring preload adjustability
Frame type Trellis, high-tensile steel
Trail 110 mm
Wheel travel front 120 mm
Wheel travel rear 140 mm
Tyre, front 120/70ZR17M/C (58W)
Tyre, rear 180/55ZR17M/C (73W)
L x W x H 2,070 x 825 x 1,080 mm
Wheelbase 1,455 mm
Ground Clearance 145 mm
Fuel Capacity 17 litres
Seat Height 820 mm
Curb mass 212 kg

new 2022 kawasaki z900 50th anniversary


The new 2022 Kawasaki Z900 50th Anniversary continues the legendary Z series in style with an exciting 125PS 948cc 4-stroke engine in a sublime handling chassis. To celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Z series, this special edition carries firecracker red paint and more subtle and stylish touches. The Z900 is further refined with modern features such as traction control, TFT screen, riding modes, power modes and even bluetooth connectivity, delivering the ultimate street bike experience for the city or the country. The Z900 is the latest iteration to carry the edgy sugomi styling that Kawasaki is renowned for, the sharp body lines and full LED lighting create a style that looks like it's straight from a Japanese anime film.


As a top Kawasaki dealership in Suffolk, Orwell Motorcycles stock the popular Z900 50th Anniversary model. This striking looking machine is popular with new and experienced riders alike thanks to the clever traction control and riding modes, it can be as wild or as tame as you like, the perfect bike to develop your riding on. If you're interested in taking the Z900 out for a test ride, or would like to discuss finance options or perhaps a part exchange, then please contact a member of our experienced and friendly Kawasaki sales team today.