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 inch 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 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.
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 - 9:1

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