2018 Kawasaki KX 85

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THE KAWASAKI DIFFERENCE

THE KX™85 MOTORCYCLE BRINGS KAWASAKI’S PROVEN PERFORMANCE TO THE AMATEUR RANKS, WITH THE PROPORTIONATE POWER OF A BIG BIKE SCALED DOWN TO OFFER EXPERIENCED YOUNG RACERS THE ADVANTAGE THEY NEED.

  • High-performance liquid-cooled, 84 cc 2-stroke engine
  • 6-position adjustable handlebar mount helps tailor ergonomics for a wide range of riders
  • Sophisticated suspension components with a 32.7 in. seat height
  • Front and rear disc brakes
  • High tensile steel perimeter frame

General Information

Manufacturer Kawasaki
Model Year 2018
Model KX 85
Model Code KX85CJF
Color Lime Green

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes Front / Rear - Disc
Tires

Front - 70/100-17

Rear - 90/100-14

Dimensions

Length Overall - 72 in.
Height Overall - 43.3 in.
Width Overall - 30.1 in.
Weight

Curb - 165.3 lb.

Curb weight includes all necessary materials and fluids to operate correctly, full tank of fuel (more than 90 percent capacity) and tool kit (if supplied).

Ground Clearance 11.4 in.
Wheelbase 49.8 in.
Seat Height 32.7 in.

Drivetrain

Transmission 6-speed, return shift
Final Drive Chain

Engine

Engine 2-stroke, 1-cylinder, piston reed valve
Displacement 84 cc
Bore x Stroke 48.5 x 45.8 mm
Compression Ratio

Low speed - 10.9:1

High speed - 9.0:1

Carburetion Keihin PWK28
Fuel Capacity 1.32 gal.
Ignition Electric CDI with digital advance
Cooling Water

Operational

Frame High-tensile steel perimeter design with subframe member
Suspension

Front - 36 mm inverted telescopic cartridge fork with 20-way compression damping; 10.8 in. travel

Rear - Uni-Trak® single shock system with 24-way compression and 21-way rebound damping, plus adjustable spring preload; 10.8 in. travel

Rake 29°
Trail 3.8 in.

Other

Warranty Not available