M and P Kawasaki


Description & Specification

2020 Z H2

Our world-beating litre engine is boosted beyond belief with supercharger technology from the unrivalled H2. The timeless Sugomi style exudes Kawasaki DNA, elegant colour details, full TFT screen and a chrome air intake combine tradition of the Z with the technology of the H2. Supercharge your life. The Z brand has a rich history that stretches back almost 50 years. Now with the arrival of the Supernaked Z H2 with its supercharged engine, the second chapter of Z history is about to begin. A distillation of the vast technology possessed by Kawasaki Heavy Industries Ltd., the innovative Z H2 is a motorcycle worthy of title “ultimate.” This new flagship model will lead the Z Series into the future.

Colour Options UK - Metallic Spark Black / Metallic Graphite Grey / Mirror Coated Spark Black. Metallic Matt Carbon Grey / Metallic Flat Spark Black. Metallic Diablo Black / Metallic Flat Spark Black


Engine Type

Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke In-Line Four with Supercharger


998 cm3

Bore x stroke

76 x 55 mm

Valve/Induction system

DOHC, 16 valves

Fuel system

Fuel injection: 216;38 mm x 4 with oval sub-throttles




Forced lubrication, wet sump

CO2 Emission

148 g/km

Performance & Transmission

Maximum power

147.1 kW {200 PS} / 11,000 rpm

Maximum torque

137 N•m {14 kgf•m} / 8,500 rpm



Final Drive

Sealed chain


Wet multi-disc, manual

Frame & Dimensions

Frame type

Trellis, high-tensile steel

Wheel travel

Front - 120 mm, Rear - 134 mm

Seat Height

830 mm

Curb Mass


Ground Clearance

140 mm

Dimensions (L x W x H)

2,085 x 810 x 1,130 (1,235 mm high position screen) mm


1,455 mm

Brakes & Suspension

Suspension front

For this Z series model, SHOWA's SFF-BP front fork is used. Using the initial and damping adjustment functions, the settings can be adjusted according to the riders physique and riding conditions.

Suspension rear

A new Uni-Trak swing arm system and shock absorber made by SHOWA has been used. While ensuring operability in all speed ranges, it achieves a strong withstanding force against a high load up to the bottom end.


Front - Dual semi - floating 290mm discs, Caliper: Dual radial - mount, Brembo M4.32 monobloc, opposed 4-piston. Rear - Single 250mm disc. Caliper: 2 - piston

2020 Z H2

Total Price £TBC