From Japan, new rumors of the arrival of a two-cylinder supersport that will bring manufacturer Akashi to the track powered by the R7 and RS660
28 July 2022
Dr..For Japanese colleagues in young machinecomes the gentle indiscretion that places himself in the middle of the clip Medium displacement Supersport bikeswhich is operated today by the Honda CBR650R, Yamaha R7And the Aprilia RS660 And the Kawasaki Ninja 650. Among the group, it was the latter that had the most obvious drawback, for the engine and chassis equipment not on par with its competitors.
However, it seems that Akashi has become more aware of the premise of addressing the situation and revising the medium-sized ninja significantly.
The new project will revolve around a unpublished engine (which would also equip the Z650, Versys 650, and Z650RS), with a larger displacement, likely Between 750 and 800 ccbut it is not yet known whether the architecture will continue to be two-cylinder.
Obviously, he will also pay attention to the design, shown along the lines of Ninja H2.
All this, probably as early as 2023.
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