2015 Kawasaki KLR650


1675 Miles
In Stock
Richards Honda-Yamaha
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While most motorcycles are single-purpose machines, preferring to run on either dirt or asphalt, the dual-purpose category is far more versatile, able to take riders almost anywhere they wish to go on- and off-road. The 2015 Kawasaki KLR™650 is a tough adventure bike that will put the fun into your off-road adventures. It will do it in comfort, year-round and without breaking the bank.

Key Features

• Ultimate on-road and off-road adventure motorcycle is a popular best-seller

• 651cc single-cylinder engine produces smooth, user-friendly power

• Front and rear suspension rates provide a stable, comfortable platform

• Multi-contour seat and dimpled seat cover enhance both maneuverability and comfort

• Comfortable wind protection and 6.1-gallon fuel tank allow long-range adventure touring

• Composite rear cargo rack provides mounting position for accessory luggage

• 41mm telescopic fork provides great on and off-road performance

• Adjustable Uni-Trak® rear suspension offers plenty of travel and a smooth, controlled ride

• Twin-piston front brake caliper and single-piston rear provide excellent stopping power

651cc Four-stroke Single

• Cam timing and tuning contribute to a broad, user-friendly power band

• Smooth bends on the exhaust system create exhaust efficiency at all RPM

• Lightweight, silent cam chain contributes to a quieter engine

• Double engine balancer helps the engine run smoothly from idle to redline

Four-valve Cylinder Head

• Compact combustion chamber allows increased compression ratio with less detonation, while providing maximum valve area for optimum flow

• Boosts low-end torque with ample power at all RPM

• Secondary air system helps reduce exhaust emissions

Liquid Cooling

• Thin, lightweight Denso radiator is fitted with a lightweight cooling fan for maximum cooling efficiency, even at low speeds

• It maintains consistent engine temperatures for a long engine life and sustained power during hard use

• Allows tighter engine clearances for quieter running

• Includes a temperature gauge

Fully Transistorized Ignition

• Fully transistorized ignition unit precisely controls timing no matter how fast the RPM changes

• Long, trouble-free lifespan

Electric Starter

• Easy and convenient starting

Handlebar-mounted Choke

• Convenient location makes starting and warm-up easier

Five-speed Transmission

• The engine’s broad torque curve delivers smooth power through a five-speed transmission for off-road sprinting and relaxed highway cruising

• O-ring drive chain for reduced maintenance and long chain service life

Capable Suspension

• 41mm front fork with 7.9" of travel

• Uni-Trak® linkage on the rear suspension offers 7.3" of travel

• Five-way shock spring preload and four-way rebound damping adjusters help tailor the ride to suit conditions and changing loads

• D-section swingarm offers good torsional flex characteristics and contributes to the bike’s excellent handling

• High-mounted front fender for off-road capability is designed with an aerodynamic shape to suit adventure/touring situations

Strong Wheels

• 4mm spokes provide wheel stiffness, further enhancing the handling and improving steering response

• Lightweight and durable alloy wheels are finished in black for extra style


• Semi-double cradle frame made of round-section, high-tensile steel

• Detachable rear subframe simplifies maintenance by providing access to the rear shock, airbox and carburetor

• Large rear cargo rack included as standard equipment

• Engine guard protects engine from rocks and trail debris when the going gets tough

Front and Rear Brake Discs

• Lightweight 280mm front petal-style disc reduces unsprung weight, improves cooling and helps clean the pads for more efficient braking

• 240mm rear petal-style disc offers same benefits as front with reduced unsprung weight, improved cooling and better pads cleaning for more efficient braking


• Dual-bulb headlamp offers good night illumination and integrated styling

• Tail light, parking light and the high-mounted turn signals improve the KLR650’s visibility at night or in poor visibility

Large 6.1-gallon Fuel Tank

• Generous capacity permits long-range adventure touring or more days commuting between fill-ups

Additional Comfort and Touring Features

• Multi-contoured seat is narrower and tapered at the front for a shorter reach to the ground as well as enhanced rider maneuverability. The seat’s rear section is wider and less tapered to enhance comfort

• Bodywork includes a large fairing for wind protection

• Alternator output provides ample power for the headlight as well as accessories such as grip heaters, etc

• Easy-to-read instrument panel is mounted to the frame and includes a large-face speedometer, tachometer, odometer, trip meter and water temperature gauge

• Optional extended warranty available

  • Engine: Four-stroke, DOHC, four-valve single
  • Displacement: 651cc
  • Bore x Stroke: 100.0 x 83.0mm
  • Compression ratio: 9.8:1
  • Cooling System: Liquid
  • Carburetion: Keihin CVK40
  • Ignition: Electric CDI
  • Transmission: Five-speed
  • Final drive: Chain
  • Frame Type: Semi-double cradle, high-tensile steel
  • Rake/Trail: 28 degrees / 4.4 in.
  • Front suspension / wheel travel: 41mm telescopic fork / 7.9 in.
  • Rear suspension / wheel travel: Uni-Trak® single-shock system with 5-way preload and stepless rebound damping / 7.3 in.
  • Front Tire Size: 90/90x21
  • Rear Tire Size: 130/80x17
  • Front brakes / rear brakes: Single 280mm petal-type disc, two-piston caliper / Single 240mm disc, single-piston caliper
  • Overall length: 90.4 in.
  • Overall width: 37.8 in.
  • Overall height: 53.1 in.
  • Ground clearance: 8.3 in.
  • Seat height: 35.0 in.
  • Curb weight: 432 lbs.
  • Fuel capacity: 6.1 gal.
  • Wheelbase: 58.3 in.
  • Color Choices: Candy Lime Green / Ebony, Metallic Flat Raw Graystone / Ebony, Pearl Stardust White / Ebony
  • Kawasaki Protection Plus: 12, 24, 36 or 48 months
  • Warranty: 12 Months



Engine Type
Four-stroke, DOHC, four-valve single
651 cc
Bore and Stroke
100.0 x 83.0 mm
Compression Ratio
Fuel System
Keihin CVK40
Electric CDI


Front Suspension
41 mm telescopic fork / 7.9 in.
Rear Suspension
Uni-Trak® single-shock system with 5-way preload and stepless rebound damping / 7.3 in.
Front Brakes
Single 280 mm petal-type disc, two-piston caliper
Rear Brakes
Single 240 mm disc, single-piston caliper
Front Tire
Rear Tire


58.3 in.
Seat Height
35.0 in.
28 deg.
4.4 in.
Fuel Capacity
6.1 gal.
Dry Weight
Curb Weight: 432 lb.


Final Drive


Candy Lime Green / Ebony, Metallic Flat Raw Graystone / Ebony, Pearl Stardust White / Ebony
12 Months