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    TZ350

    ESE's works engine tuner

    Thread Starter: TZ350

    . This is Thomas a Vietnamese race mechanic, you know that place where they have all those hot 50's and 125's are big bikes. Thomas, ESE's Race Team's Tuner is fettling number 9. adjusting the port timing for Taupo. Its hard to see but he has taped a degree wheel to the magneto flywheel...

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    The_Dover

    South Auckland Thursday Night Ride

    Thread Starter: The_Dover

    Alright then you homo's in order to save a 100km round trip to the Albany Pub and avoid the attention of the filth I'm organising a South Auckland Thursday Night Ride. Organising being a loose description. I have a route in mind, sadly I don't know where the pubs are around south yet but I will...

    Last Post By: eldog Yesterday, 16:00 Go to last post
    Yow Ling

    The Bucket Foundry

    Thread Starter: Yow Ling

    The foundry or metal casting stuff thats been going on the the ESE thread really inspired me to get on with having a go at this stuff. If you can cast metal theres really not much you cant do. I dont think its going to be easy, most of it has been a bit of 2 steps forward 1 step back so far. Im...

    Last Post By: WilDun Today, 11:54 Go to last post
    speights_bud

    MotoGP 2017

    Thread Starter: speights_bud

    2017 season starting soon, KTM entering MotoGP, Lorenzo to Ducati and Vinales to Yamaha. Should be another cracker season. Provisional 2017 Entry list: http://www.motogp.com/en/news/2016/11/09/2017-motogp-provisional-entry-list/215493 Also, by participating in this thread you swear...

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    MD

    Road toll - Police stupid obsession blaming speed

    Thread Starter: MD

    Watched the TV News tonight and yet again all the Police can say is we are speeding and we need to lower the speed limits. After decades of rolling out that same lame excuse. When, when, when, will they open their minds to the fact that, just maybe, other factors are behind why their decades of...

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    KoroJ

    1KC - 1,000km Cruise

    Thread Starter: KoroJ

    This event is coming to you from The NZ Distance Riders and is a rebranded and expanded event from what was the C1KC (Capital 1,000Km Cruise). We have a website here: http://www.distanceriders.org.nz/ and Facebook page: NZ Distance Riders. We are now introducing a northern event out of Hamilton...

    Last Post By: eldog Today, 12:59 Go to last post
    Blue Smoke

    On Road Costs

    Thread Starter: Blue Smoke

    Looking at buying a new Suzuki 150 for under $3000 but on road costs are +$500 and servicing has do be done at the dealer during warranty at $250 at the time. Is there a way to avoid the on road costs and the expensive servicing or are these costs standard?

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    Nausea

    WOF Question?

    Thread Starter: Nausea

    Random question, my local VTNZ says they only do WOFs on bikes up to 250cc because they say that is all they are qualified to do. I thought the 250cc rule vanished with LAMS... anybody know if there is a different rule for warrants?

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    rastuscat

    It's Always Someone Else's Fault

    Thread Starter: rastuscat

    None of us have confidence in other drivers. But we all think we are better than everyone else. Imagine that. https://www.stuff.co.nz/motoring/news/98002467/more-than-70-per-cent-of-kiwi-drivers-have-no-confidence-in-other-drivers-third-feel-unsafe-on-road

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    lb99

    Why does my bike go better on 98?

    Thread Starter: lb99

    83 GPz1100 Unitrack, fuelled up with bp98 as an experiment, I was avey surprised to notice a significant difference in smoothness and response, I am very impressed. But I am confused. The motor is hardly specced to run such a high octane, 2v fuel injected air cooled 8.7-1 compression, so hardly a...

    Last Post By: caspernz Yesterday, 13:58 Go to last post
  • Kawasaki "Good Times" Drag Day, 16th November 2014

    Meremere Dragway, State Highway 1 Meremere


    It’s that time of year again, Kawasaki “Good Times” drag day is only a few weeks away.

    We look forward to seeing you there on Sunday the 16th of November.

    Gates open at 10:00am and we open up the strip at 12:00pm.

    Of course if you are on a Kawasaki it’s free to run, other brands $30.

    New for this year, we will be running a road loop and here’s your chance to road demo one of Kawasaki’s exciting new models. We envisage these demo bikes will be busy so pre-book with your participating dealer to avoid disappointment.

    For more details please look on our website or call your local dealer.

    Come and join us as it will be a fun day for all, spectators are free and there will be an appearance from Ian Wilkins with his Top Fuel Drag Bike Afterburner 2.

    More information, http://www.kawasaki.co.nz/news/article/129

    Road Bikes must have a current warrant of fitness and registration.

    Race bikes must have proof of current tech inspection or MNZ approved log book and will be tech inspected to MNZ specs.
    This article was originally published in forum thread: Kawasaki "Good Times" Drag Day, 16th November 2015 started by Kawasaki NZ View original post
    Comments 9 Comments
    1. Big Dog's Avatar
      Big Dog -
      Which date is correct? This one or the other one you posted for the 3rd? Or both?


      Stupid phone / Tapatalk, apologies in advance.
    1. Big Dog's Avatar
      Big Dog -
      Both read as the same one off event.


      Stupid phone / Tapatalk, apologies in advance.
    1. Sushi Bandit's Avatar
      Sushi Bandit -
      My guess would be neither. Maybe the 16th of November this year? It is a Sunday.

      Edit: Link confirms it as 16/11/14
    1. Big Dog's Avatar
      Big Dog -
      Suspect I just saw the answer. This thread is for next year.
      D'oh.


      Stupid phone / Tapatalk, apologies in advance.
    1. Big Dog's Avatar
      Big Dog -
      Except now the thread name has changed.


      Stupid phone / Tapatalk, apologies in advance.
    1. Kawasaki NZ's Avatar
      Kawasaki NZ -
      Hi guys, please note the date for this year’s event is Sunday the 16th of November 2014 so it is only a few weeks off. Sorry we accidently reposted last years before all corrected now. Cheers
    1. haydes55's Avatar
      haydes55 -
      I want to compare my Z1000 with that cool looking new Z1000 I keep seeing in Hamilton motorcycles.... Also this time I have a new WOF, new rego and new brake pads all round, should be good to go.
    1. The Reibz's Avatar
      The Reibz -
      Is there a backup day incase of shit weather?
      Current forecast is a feat of arse
    1. Madness's Avatar
      Madness -
      Quote Originally Posted by The Reibz View Post
      I'm a homo.
      It's on again this year, Nov 15th...

      http://www.framautolitedragway.co.nz...-BIKE-DAY.html