Lot 116 - 1978 12953 KZ200
|Estimate||£2,500 - £3,500|
Kawasaki Aircraft initially manufactured motorcycles under the
Meguro name, having bought out ailing motorcycle manufacturer
Meguro Manufacturing Co. Ltd and later formed Kawasaki Motor Sales.
Some early motorcycles display an emblem with 'Kawasaki Aircraft'
on the fuel tank. During the merger in 1962, Kawasaki engineers
were engaged in the development of a four-stroke engine for small
cars, which ended in 1962 with some of the engineers transferred to
the Meguro Company to use their skills developing high quality and
This splendid Kawasaki has recently been imported from the U.S. and appears to be original condition. Benefitting from electric start, this 198cc four stroke Kawasaki is reading 843 miles on the odometer and is thought to be correct, although not warranted. A rare opportunity to acquire a delightful machine in such good order.
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