Your Z1-R checklist
The key with Z1-R ownership is being sure which model you’re buying. The original ’78 D1 was the only one officially imported into the UK and is the most coveted but as with the rise in Z1 classic status, many machines have been imported from the US. It’s not unknown for replica D1s to be made from Z1000s or other Z1-RS.
Although many modifications are desirable, originality is key to Z1-R values, particularly as many parts – for example the original