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Performance
Engine type 4-Stroke, single cylinder, DOHC
COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE KEEP COMFORTABLE
Displacement 652cc
Transmission 5-speed, return shift with wet multi-disc manual clutch

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KEY FEATURES

2023 Kawasaki KLR®650 S ABS

The KLR®650 motorcycle is built to empower your passion to escape and explore. Dual-purpose capability allows the journey to go on- and off-road, and a reputation for enduring reliability helps you focus on the adventure at hand. For decades, this legendary motorcycle has inspired countless stories from all over the world, and the spirit to make new memories continues to beckon today.

Features may include:

ENGINE

  • ROCK-SOLID POWER

Powered by one of the most reliable and trusted engines in the industry, the KLR®650 dual-sport has a 652cc single-cylinder engine that offers a flat power curve allowing you to cruise at freeway speeds and navigate trails effortlessly. On- or off-road, this powerhouse is here for the long haul.

CHASSIS

  • COMPOSED CHARACTER

Ride confidently through varying terrain with a durable chassis and long-travel suspension. A sturdy 41mm front fork handles suspension duties up front and an adjustable Uni-Trak® rear suspension system helps the KLR®650 motorcycle deliver an all-around composed riding character while front and rear disc brakes help you stop with confidence.

COMFORT AND CONVENIENCE

  • KEEP COMFORTABLE

The KLR®650 takes comfort and touring potential to the next level while maintaining the highly acclaimed reliability of its predecessor. Optimized frame strength and rigidity, under-the-seat rubber dampers, rubber mounted handlebars and footpegs all contribute to maximum comfort and carrying capacity for long-distance touring.

STYLING AND ELECTRONICS

  • ROBUST STYLE AND NEW TECH

Turn heads with adventure-inspired colors and graphics that have been specifically designed to reflect the bike’s tough capabilities and ruggedness. The all-digital multi-function instrumentation will keep you updated at a glance so you can stay in the action.

MODEL EDITIONS

  • UP YOUR ADVENTURE

Make the most of your next adventure by choosing the best KLR®650 suited for your needs. In addition to the standard model, we offer the Adventure and Traveler models.

ADDITIONAL

  • NEW Lower seat height than the KLR®650 (32.1 inches vs. 34.3 inches)
  • NEW Seat with optimized urethane for improved comfort
  • Available with Anti-Lock Brake System (ABS)

Details

Engine

Engine Type
4-Stroke, single cylinder, DOHC
Displacement
652cc
Engine Torque
39.1 lb.-ft. @ 4,500rpm
Bore
100.0mm
Stroke
83.0mm
Compression Ratio
9.8:1
Fuel System
DFI w/40mm Throttle Body
Ignition
CDI

Drivetrain

Transmission
5-speed, return shift with wet multi-disc manual clutch
Final Drive
Sealed Chain

Chassis

Frame Type
Tubular, Semi-Double Cradle

Suspension

Front Suspension
41mm telescopic fork
Rear Suspension
Uni-Trak® single shock with adjustable rebound damping and adjustable spring preload

Brakes

Front braking system
Single 300mm disc with 2-piston calipers (and ABS)
Rear braking system
Single 240mm disc with single-piston caliper (and ABS)

Wheels & Tires

Front Tire
90/90-21
Front Wheel Travel
6.7 in
Rear Tire
130/80-17
Rear Wheel Travel
7.0 in

Dimensions

Rake/trail
29.5°/4.6 in
Overall Length
88.8 in
Overall Width
38.2 in
Overall Height
56.3/54.9 in (screen hi/lo)
Ground Clearance
7.3 in
Seat Height
32.1 in
Wheelbase
59.6 in

Capacities

Fuel Capacity
6.1 gal

Weights

Curb Weight
460.6 lb

Color

Colors
Pearl Storm Gray, Candy Lime Green

Warranty

Warranty
12 Months