The KLR650 is a touring-hungry dual-purpose bike like no other. Whether crossing the city or crossing the continent, on paved roads or on dirt, the KLR650 is a do-it-all bike that loves to travel long distances.
|Bore and stroke||100.0 x 83.0 mm|
|Valve system||DOHC, 4 valves|
|Fuel system||Keihin CVK40 carburetor|
|Lubrication||Forced lubrication (wet sump)|
|Front: type||Single 280 mm petal disc|
|Front: calipers||2-piston caliper|
|Rear: type||Single 240 mm disc|
|Rear: calipers||2-piston caliper|
|Overall length||2,295 mm (90.4 in.)|
|Overall width||960 mm (37.8 in.)|
|Overall height||1,350 mm (53.1 in.)|
|Wheelbase||1,480 mm (58.3 in.)|
|Ground clearance||210 mm (8.3 in.)|
|Seat height||890 mm (35.0 in.)|
|Curb mass**||196 kg (432.1 lbs.)|
|Fuel capacity||22 litres (4.8 gal.)|
|Transmission||5-speed, constant mesh, return shift|
|Final drive||Sealed Chain|
|Primary reduction ratio||2.272 (75/33)|
|Gear ratio: 1st||2.267 (34/15)|
|Gear ratio: 2nd||1.444 (26/18)|
|Gear ratio: 3rd||1.136 (25/22)|
|Gear ratio: 4th||0.955 (21/22)|
|Gear ratio: 5th||0.792 (19/24)|
|Final reduction ratio||2.867 (43/15)|
|Clutch||Wet multi-disc, cable operation|
|Type||Tubular semi-double cradle, high tensile steel|
|Wheel travel: front||200 mm (7.9 in.)|
|Wheel travel: rear||185 mm (7.3 in.)|
|Trail||112 mm (4.4 in.)|
|Suspension, front||41 mm telescopic fork|
|Suspension, rear||Uni-Trak single-shock system with 5-way preload and stepless rebound damping adjustment|
Factory Limited Warranty Owner's Warranty Guide
This model comes with 12 months factory limited warranty.
Kawasaki keeps the good times rolling with unlimited kilometers/hours of usage. We have you covered with our nationwide, Kawasaki dealer network. Visit any authorized Kawasaki dealer (for this product line) throughout Canada and continental USA for factory warranty coverage.
Click “Owner’s Warranty Guide” for full details regarding Kawasaki’s factory limited warranty coverage.
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Kawasaki’s own Kawasaki Protection Plus (KPP) goes the distance with available two, three, and four years of unlimited kilometers/hours additional coverage on top of the original Kawasaki limited warranty. That’s up to seven years total coverage depending on the base warranty term!
Feel secure knowing that Kawasaki Protection Plus repairs are performed only at authorized Kawasaki dealers (for this product line) throughout Canada and continental USA using only Kawasaki genuine parts.
Enjoy additional peace of mind with roadside assistance on street legal motorcycles. Buy early - roadside assistance coverage begins when you buy KPP.
No surprises. There’s no deductible fees with KPP for covered repairs.
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3.9% Financing 60 Months
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Purchase a select KLR650 and receieve a Free Touring Kit (17 litre saddlebag set, tail trunk and trans tank bag). Available on certain KLR650 models at participating dealers. Some conditions apply.
Vehicles that have a fuel efficiency rating under 5.5L/100km.
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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)
† Mega Cash noted with the MSRP, is a Special Offer that cannot be combined with any other special offer. Customers can choose a different current Special Offer, but they will be charged the full MSRP listed price and not the Mega Cash price.
‡ 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.