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Even on the Ducati's best dragstrip run it was difficult to launch off the line, but kept pace with the BMW until about half-track. The Kawasaki gets the best start, but note how the lack of a quickshifter hurts straight-line performance—you can clearly see each shift in the ZX-10R's traces, whereas the BMW's curve is almost uninterrupted.
2011 Literbike Comparison Test Dragstrip