2012 Kawasaki KLX250S

2012 Kawasaki KLX250S
MSRP $4,999

From the street to the trails the Kawasaki KLX 250S is the bike that you will want with the lightweight frame and the single-cylinder engine that will let you dodge rocks and maintain control on either the dirt and sand or the ashpalt.

Engine TypeFour-stroke, DOHC, four-valve single
Engine Displacement249cc
Bore Stroke72.0 mm x 61.2 mm
Compression Ratio11.0:1
Fuel SystemKeihin CVK34
IgnitionDigital CDI
Starting SystemElectric
Final DriveChain
Rake Trail26.5 degrees / 4.1 in.
Seat Height35.0 in.
Wheelbase56.3 in.
Front Suspension43 mm Inverted Cartridge Fork with 16-Way Compression Damping Adjustment
Rear SuspensionUni-Trak w/Adjustable Preload, 16-Way Compression and Rebound Damping Adjust
Front Brake250 mm semi-floating petal disc with two-piston hydraulic caliper
Rear Brake240 mm petal disc with single-piston hydraulic caliper
Front Tire80/100-21
Rear Tire100/100-18
Fuel Capacity 2.0 gal.
Dry Weight297.7 lbs. (Wet)

2013 250 Dual Sport Motorcycle Shootout

2013 250 Dual Sport Motorcycle Shootout

Motorcyclists seeking the ultimate go anywhere experience will love 250 dual sports. Find out which is best between Yamaha’s WR250R, Kawasaki’s KLX250S and Honda’s CRF250L.