Those four fran­tic years of H2 won­der­ment in all their glory

Practical Sportsbikes (UK) - - Kawasaki H2 -

1972 Kawasaki H2 Colours: candy tone gold, candy tone blue. En­gine: H2E00001. Frame:

H2F-00001. 748cc air-cooled, two-stroke, pis­ton-ported triple. Com­monly stain­less rear mud­guard (Europe) and plas­tic un­der­guard for US. Painted front guard.

1973 Kawasaki H2A Colours: candy tone gold, candy tone pur­ple. En­gine: H2E23158. Frame:

H2F-23671. New colours and graph­ics. Chrome front mud­guard. Side­pan­els have 750 badges (not de­cals). Lock­ing seat catch and fuel cap.

1974 Kawasaki H2B Colours: candy burnt gold, candy burnt lime. En­gine: H2E32401. Frame:

H2F-32201. Shorter tank. Seat de­sign changed. Rear tail changed. Side­panel badges changed, ‘Mach IV’ de­cal un­der 750 badge. Longer swingarm (24.5in).

1975 Kawasaki H2C Colours: candy red, candy pur­ple. En­gine: H2E42814 to H2E47866. Frame: H2F-42547 to H2F-47556. Crankshaft coun­ter­weights changed. Lower com­pres­sion ra­tio, less power (71bhp). Pointed stripes on tank.

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