MSRP*
$4,799

KX85

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Specifications

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Kawasaki’s intermediate KX85 motocross racer is the natural progression after the kids outgrow their KX65. Loaded with big KX features, these high performance racers keep young riders at the front of the pack.

Engine

Type 2-stroke, Single with KIPS
Displacement 84cc
Bore and stroke 48.5 x 45.8 mm
Cooling Liquid
Compression ratio 10.9 (low speed), 9.0 (high speed)
Induction 2-petal carbon-fibre piston reed valve
Fuel system Keihin PWK28 carburetor
Ignition Digital-CDI
Lubrication Petrol mix (32:1), 2-stroke racing oil

Brakes

Front: type Single 220 mm disc
Front: calipers Single-piston caliper
Rear: type Single 184 mm disc
Rear: calipers Single-piston caliper

Dimensions

Overall length 1,830 mm (71.7 in.)
Overall width 765 mm (28.9 in.)
Overall height 1,100 mm (41.5 in.)
Wheelbase 1,265 mm (49.4 in.)
Ground clearance 290 mm (13.4 in.)
Seat height 830 mm (33.1 in.)
Curb mass** 75 kg (152.1 lbs)
Fuel capacity 5 litres (1.2 gal.)

Drivetrain

Transmission 6-speed, constant mesh, return shift
Final drive Chain
Primary reduction ratio 3.400 (68/20)
Gear ratio: 1st 2.538 (33/13)
Gear ratio: 2nd 1.875 (30/16)
Gear ratio: 3rd 1.500 (27/18)
Gear ratio: 4th 1.250 (25/20)
Gear ratio: 5th 1.090 (24/22)
Gear ratio: 6th 0.956 (22/23)
Final reduction ratio 3.571 (50/14)
Clutch Wet multi-disc

Frame

Type Tubular semi-double cradle, high tensile steel
Wheel travel: front 275 mm (10.8 in.)
Tire: front 70/100-17
Wheel travel: rear 275 mm (10.8 in.)
Tire: rear 90/100-14
Caster (rake) 29°
Trail 97 mm (3.5 in.)
Steering angle (left/right) 45° / 45°

Suspension

Suspension, front 36 mm inverted telescopic cartridge fork with 20-way compression damping
Suspension, rear Uni-Trak single-shock system with 24-way compression and 21-way rebound damping, plus adjustable spring preload

MSRP*

$4,799

Special offers

4.9% Special Retail Financing
Take advantage of our Special Retail Financing offer for as little as 4.9% APR OAC for 60 months. Visit your local Kawasaki dealer today for complete details and get moving - for less - right now.

*Limited time purchase financing offer for 60 months on select new, unused 2013, 2014 and 2015 Kawasaki models sold by participating authorized Canadian Kawasaki Motors Dealers, available on approved credit. See dealer for complete details. Offer ends January 15, 2015. Offer cannot be combined with any other special offers.

Motorcycle Sony Action Cam Promotion
Purchase a select new Kawasaki motorcycle and ride away with a Sony Action Cam. Relive the memories, and capture all those on the horizon.

The Motorcycle Sony Action Cam Promotion is available on select Motorcycle models sold by Canadian Kawasaki Motors Inc., purchased between July 8, 2014 and January 15, 2015. Receive a Sony Action Cam with accessories (including waterproof housing and adhesive mounts) valued at $418, with the purchase of a KX85CFF – KX85. Quantities are limited and certain conditions will apply. Promotion cannot be combined with any other promotions unless otherwise indicated. See your dealer for complete details.

Kawasaki Pit Tent Promotion
Keep cool in the shade between races. Purchase a select new KX or KLX and receive a free Kawasaki Pit Tent. Visit your local Kawasaki dealership to access this limited time offer.

The Kawasaki Pit Tent Promotion is available on select Motorcycle models sold by Canadian Kawasaki Motors Inc., purchased between July 8, 2014 and January 15, 2015. Receive a Kawasaki Pit Tent valued at $570, with the purchase of a KX85CFF – KX85. Quantities are limited and certain conditions will apply. Promotion cannot be combined with any other promotions unless otherwise indicated. See your dealer for complete details.

OGIO Equipment Bag Promotion
Get to the race in style with a free OGIO Performance Equipment Bag. Purchase a new KX or KLX motorcycle and receive a free OGIO Performance Equipment Bag. Visit your local Kawasaki dealership to access this limited time offer.

The OGIO Performance Equipment Bag Promotion is available on select Motorcycle models sold by Canadian Kawasaki Motors Inc., purchased between July 8, 2014 and January 15, 2015. Receive a OGIO Performance Equipment Bag valued at $199, with the purchase of a KX85CFF – KX85. Quantities are limited and certain conditions will apply. Promotion cannot be combined with any other promotions unless otherwise indicated. See your dealer for complete details.

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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.