Kawasaki Heavy Industries (deals in manufacturing of motorcycles, heavy equipments, aerospace and defence) has division of Motorcycle & Engine which manufacture Kawasaki Motorcycles at plants in Japan, Indonesia, USA, Thailand and Philippines. Having headquarters in Tokyo, Japan, Kawasaki Heavy Industries has product line of Aerospace, Rolling Stock, Shipbuilding, Energy Plants & Facilities, Industrial Equipments, Environment & recycling, Infrastructure & Transportation. Kawasaki is one of efficiently emerged companies of Japan after World War II. In 1960, Kawasaki stepped in business of manufacturing motorcycles. In partnership of manufacturing motorcycles under name of Meguro, Kawasaki Aircraft started manufacturing motorcycles, later under name of Kawasaki Motor sales. There was Kawasaki Aircraft emblem was on the fuel tank of motorcycles in early stage. In 1961, first motorcycle B8 125 cc engine motorcycle was produced and after that Kawasaki never looked back and apparently never slowed down. In 1962, a four stroke engine for a small car was being
developed by Kawasaki engineers and later transferred to Meguro to work on another project. In 1963, Kawasaki Motorcycle Co. Ltd. was formed by merging of Meguro and Kawasaki.
Japan biggest bike 650W1 was produced by Kawasaki just after five year of stepping in this business. In 1968, Kawasaki H1 Mach III was manufactured which gave competition to Yamaha, Suzuki & Honda. In 1989, ZXR was launched in market and still now in list of continued models of Kawasaki. Kawasaki motorcycles have product line of sports bike, street bikes, sport touring motorcycles and off road motorcycle. Having own Ninja family, entry-level Ninja 250R, Ninja ZX-6R and Ninja ZX-10R, Z1000, Vulcan family cruisers Vulcan 1700 are models of Kawasaki. In India, Kawasaki bikes cost up to 3.11 lakhs to 29 lakhs.