Date: 24th September 2013
Venue: Speedway Plus Circuit
Kawasaki Motors Malaysia Sd. Bhd (KMSB) Malaysia's no. 1 manufacturer, assembler and distributor of premium Superbikes, Jet Skis and ATVs has once again reshaped the premium motorcycle industry with the launch of the eagerly anticipated Kawasaki Z250, the world's first and only 250cc Class Street fighter recently.
Mr. Jeffrey Lim, General Manager & Director, Mr. Awalludin Mohd. Lip, Assistant General manager and Mr. Satoru Akitsu, Technical & Factory Controller of KMSB welcomed members of the Media and Financial Institution to the historical event, the unveiling of the World's first and only 250cc Street Fighter premium bike. Members of the Media and guests were also treated to a short video presentation of the Z250.
The Z250s were finally unveiled in all its glory, standing aggressively on stage in 3 colour variants; Red, White and Black. A question and answer session was followed by group photo sessions of the Management team and the Kawasaki Brand Ambassadors with the Z250.
The Guests were treated to lunch before the eagerly awaited test ride on both the race track and on the road. Test ride safety briefing was conducted by En. Ahmad Suhaimi of KMSB.
The test ride around the track was a success as the Guests put the Z250 through its pace dancing in and out of corners as they made their way around the track lap after lap. The final test ride was to put the Z250 in actual world situation by taking guests on a convoy through a planned route escorted by Safety Marshalls to allow the riders to feel the versatility and balance of the bike performance and behavior in day to day traffic.
The Media launch and test ride sessions end with the riders giving the Z250 a thumbs up and congratulated KMSB on its efforts to continuously lead and develop the premium bike market in Malaysia.