Kawasaki Wants Ninja 250R Stories

Hey, Kawi dealers: Did you know Kawasaki Motors Corp., USA (KMC) is holding a contest in which it plans to give away a 2008 Ninja 250R?

KMC says the "My Ninja 250R Story" video contest was thought up to pay tribute to more than 20 years of Kawasaki Ninja 250R sportbike history and to celebrate this sporty icon's complete makeover for 2008 Basically, the OEM wants to know how the little Ninja impacted a motorcyclist's life. Was it a first bike? Is someone still riding an '89? Have drastic modifications been made?

"Whatever story you want to share is the story we want to hear," KMC says. "Our team of judges will rate video submissions for creativity, originality and overall impact."

All a 250R owner or rider has to do is upload a video to YouTube.com or another public website and email KMC the link and contact information. See Kawasaki's website for complete details.

Or send a copy of the video on DVD or VHS, along with contact information and the signed terms of service, to:

Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.
Attn: My Ninja 250R Story
P.O. Box 25252
Santa Ana, Calif. 92799

The 2008 Ninja 250R retails for $3,499.