The Japanese factory will not field a third ZX-RR machine in for 2009 MotoGP season.
The deal collapsed with Shinya Nakano on the third Kawaski after upper management wanted Shinya to ride the third ZX-RR for next season. The Kawasaki Martinez’s Spanish sponsor would then contribute less funding because the sponsor wanted a Spanish rider to sponsor instead of Shinya. So politics again rules out another position in the MotoGP grid.
The Kawasaki team will now only consist of two rider read more