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Kawasaki KLR 650 Specs

(2008)
The Kawasaki KLR 650 model is a Enduro / offroad bike manufactured by Kawasaki . In this version sold from year 2008 , the dry weight is 175.5 kg (387.0 pounds) and it is equipped with a Single cylinder, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 36.10 HP (26.4 kW) @ 6200 RPM and a maximum torque of 44.34 Nm (4.5 kgf-m or 32.7 ft.lbs) @ 5000 RPM . With this drive-train, the Kawasaki KLR 650 is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of 149.7 km/h (93.0 mph) . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Kawasaki KLR 650 has a  frame with front suspension being 41mm Telescopic and at the rear, it is equipped with Uni-Trak linkage monoshock . Stock tire sizes are 90/91-21 on the front, and 130/80-17 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Kawasaki KLR 650 braking system includes Single disc. 2-piston sliding caliper size 280 mm (11.0 inches) at the front and Single disc. 2-piston sliding caliper size 240 mm (9.4 inches) at the back. 

Kawasaki KLR 650 General Information

Brand Kawasaki 
Model Kawasaki KLR 650 
Start year 2008 
Year 2008 
Category Enduro / offroad 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Kawasaki KLR 650 Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type
Seat details
Wheelbase 1,481 mm (58.3 inches) 
Length
Width
Height
Seat Height 883 mm (34.8 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance 206 mm (8.1 inches) 
Trail size
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 90/91-21 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 130/80-17 
Front brakes Single disc. 2-piston sliding caliper 
Rear brakes Single disc. 2-piston sliding caliper 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 280 mm (11.0 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 240 mm (9.4 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids) 194.1 kg (428.0 pounds) 
Dry Weight 175.5 kg (387.0 pounds) 
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio : 0.2057 HP/kg 
Fuel Tank Capacity 23.08 litres (6.10 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension 41mm Telescopic 
Front Suspension Travel 201 mm (7.9 inches) 
Rear Suspension Uni-Trak linkage monoshock 
Rear Suspension Travel 185 mm (7.3 inches) 

Kawasaki KLR 650 Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders Single cylinder, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Carburettor. Keihin CVK 40 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 651.00 ccm (39.72 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 100.0 x 83.0 mm (3.9 x 3.3 inches) 
Compression Ratio 9.8:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 36.10 HP (26.4 kW) @ 6200 RPM 
Maximum torque 44.34 Nm (4.5 kgf-m or 32.7 ft.lbs) @ 5000 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM 7800 
Cooling system
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity
Exhaust system
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type
Driveline

Kawasaki KLR 650 Performance

Top Speed 149.7 km/h (93.0 mph) 
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph) 5.880 seconds 
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile) 14.400 seconds 
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency 4.70 litres/100 km (21.3 km/l or 50.05 mpg) 
CO2 emissions 109.0 CO2 g/km. (CO2 - Carbon dioxide emission) 
Emissions

Kawasaki KLR 650 Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type Digital transistorized 
Electrical Details
Starter Type Electric 
Instruments
Lights
How much horsepower does a Kawasaki KLR 650 have?
The Kawasaki KLR 650 has 36.10 HP (26.4 kW) @ 6200 RPM.

How fast is a Kawasaki KLR 650?
The Kawasaki KLR 650 top speed is 149.7 km/h (93.0 mph).

How much does a Kawasaki KLR 650 weighs?
The Kawasaki KLR 650 weighs 175.5 kg (387.0 pounds).

How tall (seat height) is a Kawasaki KLR 650?
The Kawasaki KLR 650 seat height is 883 mm (34.8 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

How many gears does a Kawasaki KLR 650 have?
The Kawasaki KLR 650 have 5 gears.