In 1972, Kawasaki made history with the legendary Z1. The four cylinder, four stroke 903cc engine was rated at over 80ps, making it one of the largest capacity and highest power, mass production motorcycles available in its time.

Today, the Kawasaki Z900RS is an evolution of the original Z1 and is set to again make Kawasaki history by marking our long awaited entry into the Retro Sport category.

Any visual, technical or engineering references to the original have been moulded in light of the demands from today’s rider expectations and environment. The all new Z900RS connects heritage with contemporary thinking in a way that embodies the True Spirit of the Kawasaki Z family, resulting in a pure motorcycling experience.

The Z900RS Cafe offers riders a second way to enjoy the rich vintage bike life offered by the retro sport Z900RS. Differences to the standard Z900RS include:
- ‘Bikini’ style fairing
- Drop style handlebar
- Cafe Race style seat
- Satin finish on frame and muffler
- Original style colours & graphics


  • 948cc In-Line Four that offers a great balance of power and manageability
  • Timeless styling reminiscent of legendary yesteryear Kawasaki models
  • Iconic teardrop tank, uncluttered engine design and Z1 inspired LED tail cowl
  • Round LED headlamp blending retro and modern design
  • Spoke-style cast wheels designed to look like classic wire-spoked wheels
  • Dual-dial instrumentation with multi-function LCD
  • Lightweight trellis frame delivers light, natural handling
  • Carefully crafted exhaust note
  • Kawasaki Traction Control (KTRC) contributing to rider reassurance
  • Assist and Slipper Clutch for a much lighter feel at the lever, as well as a back-torque limiting function

Ride Away Price from: $18,299*

*Ride Away Price based on Adelaide 5000 postcode and includes stamp duty, 12 months compulsory third party insurance, 12 months rego, statutory fees and charges, dealer delivery and any current promotions. Price will vary with each postcode.

Colours: Vintage Lime Green and Pearl Storm Gray

Availability: Available now through Kawasaki Dealers 

Find out more about this model at our Z900RS CAFE web page HERE.

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