2002 Kawasaki KLR650

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2002 Kawasaki KLR650
2002 Kawasaki KLR650


– 2002 Kawasaki KLR650

The KLR650 has semi-double cradle frame, detachable rear sub-frame, engine guard, lighting and U.S.F.S. approved spark arrester, Uni-Trak rear suspension, front and rear suspension and front and rear disc brakes. It also has double engine balancer, universal tires, long-travel suspension and handlebar-mounted choke.

The Best of Both Worlds

The best of both worlds: You want a bike that’s good in the dirt, and you want it to be street legal for running into town or down the highway, too. Kawasaki has the answer with do-it-all dual-purpose bikes that come packed with exclusive features for you to explore new heights of on- and off-highway riding and exploration.

The all-new Super Sherpa™ redefines the dual purpose motorcycle. Not only is it built to tackle a wide range of terrain, but it is engineered to appeal to a broad spectrum of riders.

If you are looking for a lightweight four-stroke 250, then you’ll be delighted with the KLR250. It’s got the goods for on and off highway excursions, like plush long travel suspension and high ground clearance.

Or the KLR650. It takes you wherever, whenever in smooth, torquey comfort. And with its huge 6.1 gallon fuel tank, the journey continues long after the others stop. So make your own world perfect. On one of Kawasaki’s impressive dual-purpose machines.



Engine Type
4-stroke, liquid-cooled Single

651 cc.

Bore x Stroke
100 x 83 mm.

Compression Ratio

Valve System
DOHC, 4 valves

Keihin CVK40

Electronic CDI

Electric, with Kawasaki Automatic Compression Release

5-speed with Positive Neutral Finder

Frame type
Semi-double cradle, high-tensile steel


Suspension, Front
38 mm. air-adjustable fork

Suspension, Rear
Bottom-Link Uni-Trak with 5-way preload and 4-way rebound damping

Tire Front

Tire Rear

Brakes, Front

Brakes, Rear

Seat Height

Fuel Capacity
6.1 gallons

Dry Weight
337 pounds

Specifications are subject to change without notice, in accordance with national regulation and legislations.

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