EXPERIENCE IS THE BEST ENGINEER
Decades of championship-winning experience, that is. With more 450-class championships than any other manufacturer, we’ve more than proven the KX™450 motorcycle time and time again. With a machine this legendary, the podium has never been closer.
Take the lead with proven race-winning performance. A 49mm Showa Coil Spring Front Fork with A-KIT Technology complements the rear Uni-Trak® suspension system. This highly adjustable suspension package delivers smooth action, firm damping and contributes to optimal traction.
HYDRAULIC CLUTCH & ELECTRIC START
Experience direct feel and light lever action that maintains consistent clutch actuation, even as engine temperatures rise. Power is at your fingertips with easy, reliable electric starting. A lithium-ion battery ensures strong and reliable starting performance.
CHASSIS & ERGONOMICS
Feel the race-winning advantage of the Kawasaki KX™450 motorcycle’s lean chassis. A rigid and lightweight aluminum perimeter frame contributes to agile handling while EGRO-FIT® handlebar and footpeg adjustability lets you tailor your ride to your preference.
Crafted with the same design used by Kawasaki factory race teams, the 449cc engine produces broad torque and strong, responsive power across the rev range.