The Kawasaki H2R’s 400 kmph best speed was accomplished in 26 seconds


For all great that can happen to cruisers, the supercharged Kawasaki Ninja H2R was divulged in 2014 bragging of 300 steeds under its tummy, while its nearest opponents are still in the region of 200. While that stunning force was sufficient to have stricken this essayist, it would take cojones the measure of destroying balls to really endeavor to hit the top whack on the green beast. Things being what they are, did somebody set out to do the fallen angel’s deed? All things considered, the answer is yes and it has been Turkish rider Kenan Sofuoglu, who can now claim to hit the top speed of 400 kmph on the Ninja H2R.

Remarking on the accomplishment, Kenan Sofuoglu said, “When I requested the bike, Kawasaki said its greatest speed was 380 km/h and that their fantasy was to achieve 400km/h. The first occasion when I rode it, I felt its colossal power and speed, and I rolled out little improvements to the bike – keeping its unique settings – and did not alter it. I achieved 390 km/h in my last trials and today I beat this and achieved 400 km/h.”


Supported by Kawasaki, Kenan Sofuoglu is an ace bike racer in the World Supersport (WorldSSP) arrangement and plainly is the right man for the employment, credited for being the best WorldSSP rider ever having won four title titles. To give you point of view, the top speed in big showdown races is 300 kmph.

Not for the timid, the top speed run required broad readiness ideal from getting the most precise climate conditions to finding the right street to accomplishing the top speed run. Sofuoglu arranged for the accomplishment for more than four months with numerous practice runs, while the yet to be opened 8799-feet long Osman Gazi Bridge in his nation of origin served as the play area. The speedometer showed 400 kmph best speed was accomplished in 26 seconds.

Different practice sessions confirmed that an early morning run would be exceedingly fitting for the top speed record that prompted to the endeavor being rescheduled at 5am. The Kawasaki Ninja H2R was likewise acclimated to address Sofuoglu’s issues; yet, while keeping the bicycle settings stock. An exceptional calfskin suit was likewise made for the record endeavor. In an offer to maintain a strategic distance from tire victory, the top speed must be come to in under 30 seconds.