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Anywhere Anytime

Wherever the destination, whatever the distance, over any kind of terrain, one of Australia's favourite Adventure bikes, the KLR650 is the motorcycle to get you there in style and comfort. With its large powerful engine, long travel suspension and massive fuel carrying capacity combined with rock-solid reliability and unbreakable toughness, the big KLR makes short work of rugged forest trails, wide open deserts and inner city traffic alike.

The KLR650 continues its reputation for being more rugged, more reliable and higher performing, delivering the ultimate in all-round fun.  The KLR650 is the choice of Adventure Riders across Australia.

Type Liquid-cooled, 4-stroke Single
Displacement 651 cm³
Bore and Stroke 100.0 x 83.0 mm
Compression ratio 9.8:1
Valve system DOHC, 4 valves
Fuel system Carburettor: CVK40
Ignition CDI
Starting Electric
Lubrication Forced lubrication, wet sump
Transmission 5-speed, return
Final drive Chain
Primary reduction ratio 2.272 (75/33)
1st 2.266 (34/15)
2nd 1.444 (26/18)
3rd 1.136 (25/22)
4th 0.954 (21/22)
5th 0.791 (19/24)
Final reduction ratio 2.866 (43/15)
Clutch Wet multi-disc, manual
Type Semi-double cradle, high-tensile steel
Wheel travel:
Front 200 mm
Rear 185 mm
Front 90/90-21 54S
Rear 130/80-17 65S
Caster (rake) 28°
Trail 112 mm
Steering angle (left/right) 44° / 44°


Front 41 mm telescopic fork
Rear Bottom-Link Uni-Trak with 5-way adjustable preload and stepless rebound clamping adjustment
Front: Single 280 mm petal disc
Caliper Twin-piston
Rear: Single 240 mm petal disc
Caliper Twin-piston
Overall length 2,295 mm
Overall width 960 mm
Overall height 1,350 mm
Wheelbase 1,480 mm
Ground clearance 210 mm
Seat height 890 mm
Curb mass 194 kg (includes full tank of fuel and all liquids at optium levels)
Fuel capacity 22.0 L

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Metallic Matte Carbon Grey / Ebony Candy Persimmon Red / Ebony


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.

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