Vehicle Profile

Conquer the map with confidence on the 2020 Kawasaki KLX®250 motorcycle. Exceptional on- and off-road performance lets you go farther across exciting terrain. The 249cc DOHC fuel-injected four-stroke engine creates smooth, responsive power, easy starting and consistent performance. With performance that appeals to riders of various skill levels, the KLX250 is lightweight and features long-travel suspension. And with KX™ motocross racing-inspired bodywork, you can take on the adventure in sharp and aggressive style.

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  • Engine


    4-stroke single, DOHC, liquid-cooled



    Bore x Stroke

    72.0 x 61.2mm

    Compression Ratio


    Fuel System

    DFI® with 34mm Keihin throttle body




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

  • Suspension

    Front Suspension / Wheel Travel

    43mm inverted telescopic fork with 16-way compression damping /10 in

    Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel

    Uni-Trak® linkage system and single shock with 16-way compression and rebound damping and adjustable spring preload/8.8 in

    Front Tire

    2.75 x 21

    Rear Tire

    4.10 x 18


    26.5°/4.1 in

    Ground Clearance

    11.2 in.


    56.3 in.

  • Totals

    Overall Length

    86.6 in.

    Overall Width

    32.3 in.

    Overall Height

    47.4 in.

    Seat height

    35.0 in.

    Curb Weight

    304.3 lb. / 306.5 lb. CA model**

    Fuel Capacity

    2.0 gal.

  • General

    Final Drive


    Frame Type

    Tubular, Semi-Double Cradle

    Color Choices

    Lime Green

    Kawasaki Protection Plus (optional)

    12, 24, or 36 months

  • Brakes

    Front Brakes

    Single 265mm petal disc with a dual-piston caliper

    Rear Brakes

    Single 220mm petal disc with single-piston caliper

  • Guarantee


    12 months

**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. ©2019 Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.

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