The NYT reviews Kawasaki’s new crotch-rocket

The new model is the largest-displacement Ninja yet, at 1.4 liters. The real key, however, is apparently the aerodynamics. Regarding the wind resistance, the reviewer says “I was a bit surprised when I noticed rather more wind buffeting than expected as I started my test ride. Then I looked down at the speedometer; it said I was already going 110 miles an hour — in third gear.