For the better part of the last decade, the KLR™650 has sat atop the industry sales charts in the dual-sport category, and for many very good reasons. Designed to be the adventurer’s tool of choice, this rugged motorcycle delivers fuel efficiency, cargo-carrying capabilities, effective wind protection and unbelievable value, so that adventurous riders need only pick their course and hit the road, or dirt, as the case may be.
|Engine||Four-stroke, DOHC, four-valve single|
|Bore x Stroke||100.0 x 83.0mm|
|Final Drive||Sealed chain|
|Frame Type||Semi-double cradle, high-tensile steel|
|Rake/Trail||28 degrees / 4.4 in.|
|Front Tire Size||90/90x21|
|Rear Tire Size||130/80x17|
|Front Suspension / wheel travel||41mm telescopic fork / 7.9 in.|
|Rear Suspension / wheel travel||Uni-Trak® single-shock system with 5-way preload and stepless rebound damping / 7.3 in.|
|Brakes, front / rear||Single 280mm petal-type disc, two-piston caliper / Single 240mm disc, single-piston caliper|
|Fuel Capacity||6.1 gal.|
|Seat Height||35.0 in.|
|Curb Weight||432 lbs.|
|Overall Length||90.4 in.|
|Overall Width||37.8 in.|
|Overall height||53.1 in.|
|Ground clearance||8.3 in.|
Note: Specifications are subject to change.
The specifications mentioned here apply to and have been achieved by production models under standard operating conditions. We intend only to give a fair description of the vehicle and its performance capabilities but these specifications may not apply to every machine supplied for sale. Kawasaki or its affiliates reserves the right to alter specifications without prior notice. Equipment illustrated and specifications may vary to meet individual markets. Available colors may vary.
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