Kawasaki H2 Mach IV

Fast, loud, rude and a little unstable, the Kawasaki H2 Mach IV was a rebel in its time. Today it’s a prized motoring heirloom.

rider on Kawasaki H2 Mach IV
Considered a terror in its day, the H2 looks lean compared to today’s sport bikes and has aged well. While the H2’s reputation for poor handling was mostly deserved, it’s a reasonable machine at normal speeds.
Photo by Robert Smith