Kawasaki U.S.A. has made its Concours
14 ABS Police model available to American police agencies.
Police unit preparation will be handled
through a partnership with Beaudry Motors, and sales and support will
be available through Kawsasaki’s 1,000-plus American dealerships.
Kawasaki says its Concours 14 offers
"significant competitive advantages for law enforcement agencies,
compared to the police offerings from competing manufacturers."
It would be the hardest-accelerating
motorcycle used in large numbers by police forces and Kawasaki claims
it would offer the best handling at high speeds.
A traction control system would also be
available on the bike. The Concours police bikes would be fitted for
a tighter turning radius and would come with an adjustable
speedometer and a second wiring harness for electric gadgets.
Depending on model year and options
selected, police forces would pay from $16,000 to $22,000 for the