Kawasaki 2022 KX450 for Sale at Bowen Hills Kawasaki in Bowen Hills, QLD | Specifications and Review Information
CONTINUING TO BUILD CHAMPIONS
More Supercross and Motocross championships than any other manufacturer; the KX name continues to be the bike for champions. The KX450 motorcycle is the largest capacity in the Kawasaki motocross lineup. It is built with the sole purpose of dominating the track. Over the past four decades, Kawasaki have researched what it takes to win and stay on top. The KX450 is the physical representation of these years of motorcycle research. Our dedication to building the ultimate machine is undeniable, and the KX450 represents this to the fullest. Getting on the podium is now up to you!
LIGHT PULL & SELF-ADJUSTING
A coned disc-spring hydraulic clutch offers light clutch pull and a wide engagement range. Large diameter plates provide enhanced fade resistance.
Being able to restart your engine quickly after a stall can make or break a race. Powered by a compact and lightweight Li-ion battery and supported by an automatic centrifugal decompression system, all it takes is the push of a button to start up.
ADVANCED STOPPING POWER
Next-level stopping power matches incredible acceleration capability. Up front, an oversized 270mm Braking petal disc with dual-piston caliper offers sharp response and a strong, consistent feel. In the rear, a large-diameter 250mm Braking petal disc complements the front for race-ready performance.
RIDE WITH CONFIDENCE
From quick, reliable starting to advanced braking power, the KX450 motorcycle offers superior features designed to inspire confidence. What's more, this race-ready machine is backed by decades of championship-proven experience.
The Uni-Trak rear suspension system features adjustable dual-range (high - and low-speed) compression damping, adjustable rebound damping, and adjustable preload. The result is optimal damping and rear-wheel traction.
The 49mm Showa Coil Spring Front Fork combined with A-KIT Technology deliver excellent handling. Large-diameter inner tubes allow the use of large damping pistons for race-winning performance while a large-diameter front axle provides exceptional front-wheel traction.
LEAVE THEM IN THE DUST
Take the lead with proven race-winning performance. The highly adjustable suspension package delivers smooth action, firm damping and contributes to optimal traction.
FINELY TUNED POWER
Use the DFI couplers to choose engine settings to suit your riding style or track conditions. This plug-and-play style system allows quick and easy selection from three pre-programmed fuel injection and ignition mapping settings. Fine tune your ECU setting with factory precision. The KX FI Calibration Kit* features a handheld controller that enables adjustment of fuel mapping and allows storage of presets without a PC.
*Sold separately as a Kawasaki Genuine Accessory
A flat torque curve makes it easier to get on the gas sooner, delivering smooth and powerful acceleration to pass the competition and keep you ahead of the pack.
EVERY SECOND COUNTS
A factory-style launch control system helps put the bike's power to the ground for maximum acceleration at the start of the race, making the holeshot yours for the taking.
POWER THROUGH THE FINISH
The powerful 449cc engine features friction reduction coating on the piston for increased engine performance.
POWER & PERFORMANCE
The KX450 engine delivers broad, useable torque and strong, responsive power across the rev range. From the starting gate to the finish line, this race-ready machine is built to stay ahead of the pack.
4-stroke, liquid cooled, single cylinder
Bore x Stroke
96.0 x 62.1 mm
DOHC, 4 valves
Fuel injection: Ø44 mm x 1
Wet multi-disc with Brembo hydraulic operation
Tubular, semi-double cradle
Wheel travel - front
Wheel travel - rear
Suspension - front
49 mm inverted telescopic spring fork with adjustable compression and rebound damping
Suspension - rear
New Uni-Trak with adjustable dual-range (high/low-speed) compression damping, adjustable rebound damping and adjustable preload
Brakes - front
Single 270 mm semi-floating petal disc with dual piston caliper (241mm effective dia)
Brakes - rear
Single 240 mm petal disc with single piston caliper (225 effective dia)
L x W x H
2,185 x 820 x 1,265 mm
110.2 kg (includes full fuel tank, all fluids at optimum levels)