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For the Second Year in a Row Ninja® ZX™-14R Wins “Best Open-Class Streetbike” Honors from Cycle World Magazine!
For Cycle World magazine named their favorite motorcycle in each category for its 2013 “Ten Best Bikes” issue, and when it comes to the “Open-Class Streetbike” category, the supremely powerful Kawasaki Ninja® ZX™-14R took top honors... again!

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Ninja® ZX™-14R Dominates Suzuki Hayabusa in Sport Rider Magazine Shootout!
"The ZX-14R is one serious beast of a motorcycle, but it's a beast that's got some manners..." "...being able to say that you make the  meanest, most powerful production motorcycle on the planet would most certainly be cool in my book."

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Ninja® ZX™-14R: Sport Rider Magazine Review
"There's so much torque on tap that you can lug the bike at 35 mph in sixth gear, take your hand off the throttle, and the engine will easily keep the bike rolling along just by idling.  Throttle response is silky smooth, yet the engine is very responsive; the Kawasaki'sengine gains rpm very quickly for a power plant with this much torque."

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Ninja® ZX™-14R: Cycle World Magazine Review
"The 14's power dominates like King Kong in a parakeet cage. None of us can ride this thing and not be blown away by the massive thrust. The more riding talent the rider has, the more enjoyable this bike proves to be."

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Ninja® ZX™-14R: Motorcyclist Magazine Review
"Wide-freakin'-open throttle in first gear with TC set at Mode 2-a true leap of faith-proves the electronics operate as advertised, straining to keep the front wheel down and the rear tire inline and engaged."

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Kawasaki Ninja® ZX™-14R Sportbike Named "Motorcycle of the Year" by
The Kawasaki Ninja® ZX™-14R sportbike continues the steamrolling of its competition. Thanks to its unmatched combination of power, performance, style and usability, the ever-expanding list of Ninja ZX-14R domination now includes being named "2012 Motorcycle of the Year" by The staff at had a lot of supporting evidence to back-up their decision...

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Kawasaki Ninja® ZX™-14R Defeats Hayabusa in Hypersport Comparo
It had to happen, call it “Destiny” if you will... When Kawasaki sets its mind to dominating a performance category, it simply doesn’t miss. Proof of this fact can be found in the recent Ninja® ZX™-14R vs. Suzuki Hayabusa LE hypersport comparison test conducted by the expert staff at Despite its best efforts, the Suzuki was simply unable to fend-off the massively more powerful ZX-14R. Here’s what the editors had to say:

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Ninja® ZX™-14R Named 2012's "Best Open-Class Streetbike" by Cycle World Magazine
Cycle World magazine named the best bike in each category for its 2012 "Ten Best Bikes" issue, and when it comes to the "Open-Class Streetbike" category, the supremely powerful Kawasaki Ninja® ZX™-14R took top honors! Here is what the editors at Cycle World had to say about this Ninja flagship's success:

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Kawasaki Ninja® ZX™-14R Named's "Bike of the Year!"
In a year that saw the debut of several stunning new motorcycles, it was quite an impressive achievement of the Kawasaki Ninja® ZX™-14R sportbike to earn the coveted “Motorcycle of the Year” title. Impressive indeed... but not exactly surprising, when one considers the incredible power and refinement of this Kawasaki flagship. Here’s what the professional editors at had to say about the Ninja ZX-14R:

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Kawasaki Ninja® ZX™-14R Wins Motorcyclist Magazine's 2012 Fast Getaway Comparison
Motorcyclist magazine gathered the top-three hypersport bikes in the world and took them on a 1,000 mile sport ride, during their 2012 "A Fast Getaway" comparison. After several days of rigorous testing against the Suzuki GSX1300R Hayabusa and BMW K1300S HP, the Kawasaki Ninja® ZX™-14R emerged as victor. Here's what the expert editorial staff at Motorcyclist had to say about the Kawasaki Ninja ZX-14R:

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Kawasaki Ninja® ZX™-14R Wins Super Streetbike Magazine’s Shootout Against the Hayabusa
The Kawasaki Ninja® ZX™-14R comprehensively defeated the Suzuki Hayabusa in a head-to-head comparison test conducted by Super Streetbike magazine. It was superior on the street and wasn’t even close on the dragstrip... Here’s what the SSB editors had to say:

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