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Coming to America

Surprisingly, the birthplace of Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. was not the Golden State but old-town Chicago.
                                           IRVINE, Calif. (Mar. 1, 2016) -- Exactly 50 years ago today, on March 1, 1966, American Kawasaki Motorcycle Corp. (AKMC) opened for business in Chicago, with a modest sales office at 208 South La Salle Street and a two-story parts warehouse at 2860 North Lincoln Avenue.

2016 Models - Lean and Green

The 2016 Kawasaki Teryx and ATV Lineup
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Kawasaki is a company on the move. They’re constantly tweaking their ATV and Side x Side lineups to make every model better, and since the overall number of Kawasaki models is a little smaller than some competitors, they can really hone the fine details that can make or break a design. For 2016 the majority of their effort was focused on a model released only a little over a year ago.

New Model Test - Day of the Mule

Ranch Time with the 2016 Kawsaki Mule Pro-FX and Pro-FXT
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John Arens

A year ago we were treated to a tour of Kawasaki's sprawling, Lincoln, Nebraska manufacturing plant for a factory tour, and for the introduction of one of the most important models Kawasaki has ever built.  There on the edge of the prairie is the birthplace of nearly every Kawasaki ATV, Jet Ski watercraft, Teryx Side x Side, and hardworking yet often overlooked Mule utility vehicle.  That day marked a turning point for the lowly Mule, though.  It was the unveiling of the completely new, modern, and most capable Mule ever, the Mule Pro-FXT.

Kawasaki Returns as OEM Exhibitor at 2015 American International Motorcycle Expo

Manufacturer to Debut New Models and Showcase its Wide Range of Product Lines in Orlando
The American International Motorcycle Expo (AIMExpo) and Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A., (KMC) announced today that the manufacturer has joined the growing list of OEM exhibitors set to take part in the third annual event, to be held October 15-18, 2015 at the Orange County Convention Center (OCCC) in Orlando. Kawasaki returns for its second year, where it will again host public debuts of new products for the 2016 model year.


Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. has announced that it has entered into an agreement to be the Official Utility Vehicle of the Texas Trophy Hunters Association (TTHA
   Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A. has announced that it has entered into an agreement to be the Official Utility Vehicle of the Texas Trophy Hunters Association (TTHA). The Kawasaki MULE™ PRO-series vehicles will be used on the award-winning outdoor television show, TROPHY HUNTERS TV® and will be featured in The Journal of the Texas Trophy Hunters™ magazine. 

Kawasaki Names Stjernstrom to Lead Racing Program

Kawasaki has named renowned racing industry veteran Bruce Stjernstrom to lead racing operations,
 Kawasaki has named renowned racing industry veteran Bruce Stjernstrom to lead racing operations, replacing senior racing manager Reid Nordin, who has left the company. Stjernstrom returns with 20 years of experience at Kawasaki, having previously led both the racing and marketing departments, and will report to Chris Brull, Vice President of Marketing for Kawasaki Motors Corp. U.S.A. 

2016 Kawasaki Teryx4

The 2016 Kawasaki Teryx4 side x side boasts new styling, improved handling and more amenities for this fun and versatile 4-passenger off-road vehicle
The Kawasaki Teryx4™ vehicle is the pinnacle of side x side performance and style, especially with its new attention-grabbing front bumper, hood and headlight design. Able to accommodate four full-size adults, the side x side can provide exciting and reliable off-road enjoyment for the whole family.The 2016 Teryx4 side x side leads the way with performance, power and improved handling thanks to revised settings for its Fox Podium 2.0 shocks, allowing Kawasaki to set the benchmark in its class.The entire family will be able to enjoy the comfort and smooth ride plus a long list of standard features that will make backwoods excursions more fun than ever. The sporty handling and trail-taming comfort is matched by a durable and powerful V-twin engine, which can drive all four wheels with precision through its Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT). The driver is able to navigate all types of terrain with ease thanks to the cutting-edge standard Electric Power Steering (EPS) system that provides light, low-effort steering and now includes a thicker steering wheel and tilt steering column for a great fit and sporty feel. Add a Kawasaki STRONG three-year limited factory warranty and it is easy to see why the 2016 Kawasaki Teryx4 side x side is an unbeatable package.

2016 Kawasaki Teryx

Kawasaki brings a host of new features and aggressive styling to the sporty, capable and fun Teryx side x side range
People who like their adventures to include mud, trails and the great outdoors, the 2016 Kawasaki Teryx® side x side should be on the top of their shopping list. This incredibly versatile and sporty recreational utility vehicle combines great off-road ability and impressive comfort with legendary Kawasaki durability and quality. And for the 2016 model year, it has received a host of upgrades that will make it more appealing than ever.New features include a redesigned front face that gives it a more aggressive persona to accompany its off-road toughness. The dashboard layout is new, and tilt steering is standard on all models, plus a thicker, sportier steering wheel for more driver comfort and confidence as well as standard Electric Power Steering (EPS) on all models. Further updates see the Teryx family getting new tool-free adjustment for the driver’s seat as well as new optimized setting for its Fox Podium 2.0 shocks. Add bigger 14” wheels on the Teryx LE model, and four powerful LED headlights on the LE and Camo models, plus a Kawasaki STRONG three-year limited factory warranty, and the 2016 Kawasaki Teryx side x side is an unbeatable package.

2016 Kawsaki Mule 4010 and Mule 4000 Model Range
The need for a reliable, multi-task vehicle has never been greater, and the four-wheel drive MULE 4010 models as well as the rear-wheel drive MULE 4000 is built to tackle any job, anywhere. When large amounts of supplies, gravel or grain need to be moved, these MULE side x sides have the strength to haul the load while also carrying two passengers. But when the necessity for carrying cargo shifts to ferrying people, the rugged MULE 4010 Trans4x4® can quickly transform into a versatile four-seater, thanks to its Trans Cab design.The ability to change configuration, from one-row of seating to two rows without using additional tools or removing parts, is what makes the Trans4x4 one of the most versatile vehicles in its class. Yet the rugged MULE 4010 4x4 and the MULE 4000 RWD will still prove invaluable on the worksite, farm or fishing expedition.

2016 Kawasaki Mule 610 and Mule 600 Model Range
The Kawasaki MULE 610 and 600 models are reliable, durable and efficient workhorses for the job site, farm or for fun. Offering either two- or four-wheel drive, depending on the model, these MULEs get the job done thanks to a generous cargo bed and torquey engines that won’t let you down. Available in a number of colors and with a host of Genuine Kawasaki Accessories to personalize the MULE for your exact needs, this vehicle will seem like one of the family in no time.


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