Kawasaki GPZ250 Belt Drive: history, specs, pictures

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Kawasaki GPZ250 Belt Drive
Also called GPZ 250 Belt Drive
Production 1983
twin, four-stroke
Bore / Stroke 55.0mm x 52.4mm
Top Speed 80 mph (128 km/h)
Horsepower 16.63 HP (12.4 KW) @ 8000RPM
Transmission Gear box: 6-speed
Final Drive: belt
Brakes Front: dual disc
Rear: expanding brake
Front Tire 90/90-18
Rear Tire 110/80-18
Weight 165.0 kg (wet)
Recommended Oil K-tech 10W-40
Fuel Capacity 4.49 Gallon (17.00 Liters)
Manuals Service Manual

The Kawasaki GPZ250 Belt Drive was a twin, four-stroke standard produced by Kawasaki in 1983. It could reach a top speed of 80 mph (128 km/h). Claimed horsepower was 16.63 HP (12.4 KW) @ 8000 RPM.


The engine was a air cooled twin, four-stroke. A 55.0mm bore x 52.4mm stroke result in a displacement of just 249.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a overhead cams (ohc).


The bike has a 6-speed transmission.


It came with a 90/90-18 front tire and a 110/80-18 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via dual disc in the front and a expanding brake in the rear. The GPZ250 Belt Drive was fitted with a 4.49 Gallon (17.00 Liters) fuel tank.