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2004 Kawasaki ZZR® 1200

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2004 Kawasaki ZZR® 1200

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2004 Kawasaki ZZR® 1200 Specifications

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Model Type  Sport-Touring
BASE MSRP(US)  $10,499.00
Dealers Kawasaki Dealers
Warranty  12
Engine Type  In-line
Cylinders  4
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Liquid
Valves  16
Valves Per Cylinder  4
Valve Configuration  DOHC
Bore (mm/in)  79 / 3.11
Stroke (mm/in)  59.4 / 2.34
Displacement (cc/ci)  1164 / 71
Compression Ratio  10.6:1
Starter  Electric
Carburetion Brand  Keihin
Fuel Injector  No
Carburetor  Yes
Number Of Carburetors  4
Carburetor Size (mm)  40
Carburetion Type  Carburetor
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  6
Overdrive  No
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Chain
Gear Ratio (1/2/3/4/5/6)  2.733 / 1.947 / 1.59 / 1.333 / 1.153 / 1.035
Reverse  No
Final Drive Ratio  2.588
Wheels & Tires:  
Wheels Composition  Aluminum
Tube / Tubeless  Tubeless
Tire Brand  Bridgestone®
Front Tire Width  120
Front Tire Aspect Ratio  70
Front Tire Speed Rating  Z
Front Wheel Diameter  17
Rear Tire Width  180
Rear Tire Aspect Ratio  55
Rear Tire Speed Rating  Z
Rear Wheel Diameter  17
Front Tire (Full Spec)  Bridgestone 120/70 ZR17
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  Bridgestone 180/55 ZR17
Front Brake Type  Dual Disc
Front Brake Diameter (in/mm)  12.6 / 320
Rear Brake Type  Disc
Rear Brake Diameter (in/mm)  9.8 / 250
Front Suspension Type  Telescopic Fork
Front Suspension Size (in/mm)  1.7 / 43
Front Travel (in/mm)  4.7 / 119.4
Front Adjustable Fork Pre-Load  Yes
Front Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Front Central Suspension Strut  No
Rear Suspension Type  Twin Sided Swing Arm
Rear Travel (in/mm)  4.7 / 119.4
Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-Load  Yes
Rear Adjustable Rebound Damping  No
Number Rear Shock Absorbers  1
Steering Control  Handlebar
Technical Specifications:  
Length (ft)  7.08
Width (in/mm)  29.7 / 754.4
Height (in/mm)  49 / 1244.6
Wheelbase (in/mm)  59.3 / 1506.2
Ground Clearance (in/mm)  5.1 / 129.5
Length (ft/ft)  7
Length (ft/in)  1
Dry Weight (lbs/kg)  520 / 236
Wet Weight (lbs/kg)  597 / 271
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  6.1 / 23.1
Engine Displacement to Weight (cc)  2.24
Seat Type  One-Piece
Adjustable  No
Seat Material  Vinyl
Seat Location  Driver and Passenger
Seat Height (in/mm)  31.5 / 800.1
Number Of Seats  2
Grab Rail or Strap  Standard
Frame  Aluminum
Body Material  Plastic
Hand Grips  Standard
Foot Peg Location  Driver and Passenger
Adjustable  No
Drive Shaft Guard  No
Fork Guards  No
Hand Guards  No
Brush Guard  No
Light Guard  No
Front Fender  Standard
Rear Fender  Standard
Stand Type  Center / Kick
Lower Fairing  Standard
Spoiler  Standard
Handlebars  Standard
Upper Fairing  Standard
Digital Instrumentation  Standard
Clock  Standard
Tachometer  Standard
Speedometer  Standard
Temperature Warning Type  Gauge
Fuel Level Warning Type  Gauge
Warranty (Months)  12
Generic Type (Primary)  Sport-Touring
Manufacturer Country  Japan
Introduction Year  2001
Parent Company  Kawasaki
Display Name  ZZR®1200
Windshield Mounts  Standard
Halogen Headlight (s)  Standard
Headlight (s)  Standard
Type  Halogen
Rearview Mirrors  Standard
Windshield Lowers  No
Height Adjustable  No
Height  Low
Paint & Finish:  
Metallic  No

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ZZR 1200 Review
By Scott Alley(Owner), Sep. 15, 2008
This is a Sport touring bike with the emphasis on Sport more than touring. It has plenty of horses lurking underneath the fairing. I think a bit more riser height would do well to relieve some hands pressure for a better touring experience. The brakes and shocks are good. Read Full Review


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By Jose Gonzalez(Owner), Jan. 28, 2010
I boyght my ZZR new in 2004. Took a little getting used to the weight and I've learned to "manhandle" this beast but, having owned all of the big boys from GSXR 1100, ZX 12 and non the less,the all mighty Hayabusa, I'm very confindent to say that I have not found a bike that can replaced m... Read Full Review


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ZZR 1200
By Dave Nichols(Owner), Nov. 24, 2009
Definitely big S and little t in this Sport tourer. Great power, good brakes, pretty good handling. Easy on the wallet to buy and maintain. I added a 3 inch taller windscreen and Genmar bar risers (about an inch) which made a significant difference. I'm happy with it for one-up sport touring. Still,... Read Full Review


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