The Kawasaki KLX250 Returns

The 2018 KLX®250 returns to the dual-sport lineup. With genuine off-road performance that entry-level and experienced riders can enjoy, the new KLX250 now features fuel-injection for easy starting and smooth, consistent performance. Ride city streets and tackle exciting terrain on the KLX250—the capable and durable choice for on- and off-road riders. Available in Lime Green or Matrix Camo Gray. $5,549.00

    • New fuel injection system for easier starting at all elevations, improved fuel economy and maximum performance for everyday commuting
    • Exceptional ground clearance and adjustable long travel suspension for tackling off-road obstacles
    • Low seat height and ergonomics contribute to rider confidence and comfort
    • Sharp, aggressive KX™-inspired bodywork

Engine4-stroke, 1-cylinder, DOHC, 4-valves, liquid-cooled
Bore x Stroke72.0 x 61.2mm
Compression ratio11.0:1
Fuel SystemDFI® with 34mm throttle body
IgnitionElectric CDI
Transmission6-speed, return shift
Final DriveSealed chain

Rake / Trail26.5°/4.1 in
Front Suspension / Wheel TravelTelescopic fork/10.0 in
Rear Suspension / Wheel TravelUni-Trak® swingarm/9.1 in
Front Tire3.00-21 51P
Rear Tire4.60-18 63P
Front BrakesSingle disc
Rear BrakesSingle disc

Frame TypeTubular, semi-double cradle
Overall Length86.6 in
Overall Width32.3 in
Overall Height47.4 in
Ground Clearance11.2 in
Seat Height35.0 in
Curb Weight304.3 lb**
Fuel Capacity2.0 gal
Wheelbase56.3 in
Color ChoicesMatrix Camo Gray
Warranty12 Month Limited Warranty
Kawasaki Protection Plus™ (optional)12, 24, 36 or 48 months