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2011 KX450F Project Flat Track Bike Photo Gallery

MotoUSA converts its KX450F motocross bike into a flat track racing motorcycle in the 2011 Kawasaki KX450F Flat Track Project 1 review.

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A more durable Renthal chain and drive sprockets replaced the fast-wearing stock set-up.
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2011 KX450F Project Flat Track Bike
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A 14-tooth countershaft and 48-tooth Renthal sprockets replaced the stock 13/50 gearing and allows our flat tracker a higher maximum speed.
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2011 KX450F Project Flat Track Bike
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We fitted a set of Dirt Digit’s M10 custom pre-printed graphics at a retail price of $250 (including custom graphic kit and backgrounds).
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Race Tech suspension works with flat track racing ace Jimmy Wood and has excellent suspension settings for Kawasaki KX450F flat trackers.
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Leo Vince X3 Race Exhaust System replaced the stock set-up.
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2011 KX450F Project Flat Track Bike
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All Leo Vince X3 Race Exhaust Systems come with this carbon fiber guard which keep your pants and boots from getting burnt when ripping around the racetrack.
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Goodyear’s FT tires provide the grip needed to race around dirt ovals.
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Make sure you check out Part 2 of this test where we take the flat tracker to the oval and see how it feels.
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Beautiful Miki poses with our 2011 Kawasaki KX450F flat track racing bike.
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We sourced a set of Renthal chain, sprockets and hand grips for our ’11 KX450F project bike flat tracker.
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Flat track racing requires a special tires Goodyear FT tires available from Wakula Racing.
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19-inch front Excel wheel and Talon hub available from Dubya USA.
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Excel wheels are known for their strength compared to stockers.
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The Excel wheel and Talon hub combo are known for their durability.
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Excel wheels and Talon hubs are available from Dubya USA (www.dubyausa.com)