Kawasaki's smallest motocross racer is loaded with big KX features to keep young riders at the front of the pack. Boasting aluminum rims, adjustable suspension, digital CDI, and fast revving flywheel, the KX65 is a serious competitor.
|Bore and stroke||44.5 x 41.6 mm|
|Type||Liquid-cooled, 2-stroke Single|
|Induction||4-petal reed valve|
|Front: calipers||Single-piston caliper|
|Front: type||180 mm disc|
|Rear: calipers||Single-piston caliper|
|Rear: type||180 mm disc|
|Overall height||955 mm|
|Fuel capacity||3.8 litres|
|Overall length||1,590 mm|
|Curb mass**||60 kg (132.3 lbs)|
|Overall width||760 mm|
|Seat height||760 mm|
|Ground clearance||305 mm|
|Gear ratio: 4th||1.428 (30/21)|
|Clutch||Wet multi-disc, manual|
|Gear ratio: 3rd||1.722 (31/18)|
|Final reduction ratio||3.615 (47/13)|
|Gear ratio: 2nd||2.125 (34/16)|
|Gear ratio: 6th||1.083 (26/24)|
|Gear ratio: 1st||2.846 (37/13)|
|Primary reduction ratio||3.500 (77/22)|
|Gear ratio: 5th||1.217 (28/23)|
|Wheel travel: rear||240 mm|
|Type||Semi double cradle, High-tensile steel with detachable left-side rear section|
|Wheel travel: front||210 mm|
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* The Manufacturer's Suggested Retail Price does not include freight, pre-delivery inspection or applicable taxes. The final price is at the discretion of the dealer. Prices and Specifications are subject to change without prior notice. The amount indicated as "Your price" may include an optional instant Mega Cash credit that is deducted from the manufacturer's suggested retail price before taxes. This promotion is time limited and certain conditions will apply. See your dealer for complete details. Offer not available on financed purchases and cannot be combined with any other special offers. The final price is at the discretion of the dealer. Prices and Specifications are subject to change without prior notice.
** Includes all necessary materials and fluids to operate correctly, full tank of fuel (more than 90% of capacity) and tool kit (if supplied)
‡ Power / Torque figures measured at the crankshaft.
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 Heavy Industries, Ltd. reserves the right to alter specifications without prior notice. Equipment illustrated and specifications may vary to meet individual markets. Available colours may vary by market.