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, 1-cylinder, DOHC, 4-valves, liquid-cooled



    Bore x Stroke

    72.0 x 61.2mm

    Compression Ratio


    Fuel System

    DFI® with 34mm throttle body


    Electric CDI


    6-speed, return shift

  • Suspension

    Front Suspension / Wheel Travel

    Telescopic fork/10.0 in

    Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel

    Uni-Trak® swingarm/9.1 in

    Front Tire

    3.00-21 51P

    Rear Tire

    4.60-18 63P


    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**

    Fuel Capacity

    2.0 gal

  • General

    Final Drive

    Sealed chain

    Frame Type

    Tubular, semi-double cradle

    Color Choices

    Lime Green

    Kawasaki Protection Plus (optional)

    12, 24, 36 or 48 months

  • Brakes

    Front Brakes

    Single disc

    Rear Brakes

    Single disc

  • Guarantee


    12 Month Limited Warranty

**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. ©2021 Kawasaki Motors Corp., U.S.A.

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