Vehicle Profile

The 2020 Kawasaki KX™65 motocross motorcycle is the ideal bike for introducing young racers to the competitive ranks of motocross. Which high-revving power and proven agility to turn lap after lap, riders can gain experience and build skills on a dependable platform. Firm and responsive braking inspires confidence and sharpens skills in your growing rider.

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  • Engine


    2-stroke single with exhaust power valve, liquid-cooled



    Bore x Stroke

    45.5 x 41.6mm

    Compression Ratio


    Fuel System

    24mm Mikuni carburetor


    CDI with digital advance


    6-speed, return shift, with wet multi-disc manual clutch

  • Suspension

    Front Suspension / Wheel Travel

    33mm leading axle telescopic fork with 4-way rebound damping/8.3 in

    Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel

    Uni-Trak® single shock system with 4-way rebound damping and fully adjustable spring preload/9.4 in

    Front Tire


    Rear Tire



    27°/2.4 in

    Ground Clearance

    12.0 in


    44.1 in

  • Totals

    Overall Length

    62.6 in

    Overall Width

    29.9 in

    Overall Height

    37.6 in

    Seat Height

    29.9 in

    Curb Weight

    132.2 lb**

    Fuel Capacity

    1.0 gal

  • General

    Final Drive


    Frame Type

    Tubular, semi-double cradle

    Color Choices

    Lime Green

    Kawasaki Protection Plus (optional)

    Not Available

  • Brakes

    Front Brakes

    Single 180mm disc with single-piston caliper

    Rear Brakes

    Single 180mm disc with single-piston caliper

  • Guarantee


    Not Available

**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).

Specifications subject to change

KAWASAKI CARES: Always wear a helmet, eye protection, and proper apparel. Never ride under the influence of drugs or alcohol. Read Owner’s Manual and all on-product warnings. Professional rider shown on a closed course. ©2020 Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.

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