Kawasaki just announced the Ninja ZX-25R racer custom model and their Ninja ZX-25R one-make race series planned for 2021.
Kawasaki Indonesia was set to launch the 250cc in-line four monster, ZX-25R tomorrow. But sadly the launch got postponed due to COVID-19 outbreak in Indonesia. However, Kawasaki just made a Facebook announcement about the Ninja ZX-25R Racer custom model and the one-make race series planned for 2021!
Kawasaki Motors Japan created the racer custom model of the latest 2020 Ninja ZX-25R. On top of this, they also mentioned briefly that the ZX-25R is set to go on sale in Japan this Autumn! Kawasaki also mentioned that the ZX-25R offers high performance not just on the streets but also on the circuit. The purpose of Kawasaki Japan showing off the custom model is to ” illustrate the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-25R’s high circuit potential and the additional level of excitement it can deliver. ”
Although the custom racer model is not being offered for sale, Kawasaki put down a list of parts used in the racer custom model in the post. So if you are planning to get a Kawasaki ZX-25R it’s time to start adding some aftermarket parts to your shopping cart.
As for the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-25R one-make race series, Kawasaki says the race is planned for 2021. The event is set to accommodate riders with and without racing experience and the demo race is set to take place this Autumn. They also mentioned that the custom model is not an example of a machine which will be used in the one-make race series.
Custom Parts List:
Cowling: A-TECH BLACK DIAMOND Racing Full cowling
Tail cowl: A-TECH BLACK DIAMOND Racing Seat cowling
Tank pad: A-TECH BLACK DIAMOND Racing Tank pad
Exhaust system: BEET NASSERT-R Evolution Type II (Race Prototype)
Tyres: DUNLOP SPORTMAX α-13SP
Chain: RK BL520R-XW
Sprocket: RK (painted version of Ninja ZX-25R standard equipment)
Front suspension: SHOWA (Ninja ZX-25R standard equipment with coated inner tubes) (Reference Part)
Rear suspension: SHOWA (Ninja ZX-10R part) (Reference Part)
Footpads: SNIPER rear sets
Brake lever: SNIPER 6-way adjustable, retractable brake lever
Clutch lever: SNIPER 6-way adjustable, retractable clutch lever
Lever guard: SNIPER carbon fibre guard
Source: Kawasaki Facebook Page