Kawasaki KX85 (MY23)

The Bike That Builds Champions


(Plus On-Road Costs)

or pay $36.00* per week.

Features of the Kawasaki 2023 KX85

84 cc liquid-cooled two-stroke single | Revised shroud design

  • High-tensile steel perimeter frame
  • Adjustable ø36 mm inverted cartridge forks
  • Front and rear disc brakes
  • 17” front wheel and 14” rear wheel
  • 830 mm seat height
  • ERGO-FIT adjustable ergonomics with 6-position handlebar mount

Overview of the Kawasaki KX85 model range

The KX85 motorcycles brings Kawasaki’s proven performance to the amateur ranks. Proportionate power of the 84 cc engine and race-ready technology grant young racers the championship-winning advantage they need to sharpen their skills.

  • Strong 6-speed transmission Radiator shroud design for improved ergonomics and increased cooling performance Factory-inspired styling Dunlop MX33 tyres Two sizes to choose from


Proven Performance: High-performance 84 cc two-stroke engine produces crisp, responsive power and offers proven durability to finish each ride with confidence. A close ratio six-speed transmission and manual clutch allow aspiring racers to hone their shifting skills and get maximum performance out of the KX85 motorcycle.

  • Stronger Transmission: The all-new 6-speed transmission of the KX112 also benefits the KX85.


Exceptional Control: ø36 mm inverted cartridge fork features adjustable compression damping, enabling excellent tuning throughout the impressive 275 mm (10.8 in) of travel. The Uni Trak rear suspension is just as versatile with a fully-adjustable KYB shock, also featuring 275 mm (10.8 in) of travel.


Built to Fit: Feeling at one with your machine is extremely important for speed and control – especially for aspiring racers learning how to get the most from themselves and their bikes. Similar to Kawasaki’s full-size motocrossers, the KX85’s bodywork forms a slim ergonomics package that facilitates rider movement, while contributing to strong factory looks.

  • SHROUDS - Revised Shroud Design: Shrouds designed to accommodate a wider range of riders make it easier for riders to find a good fit on the bike. The new shroud design also directs air to the radiator more efficiently, contributing to cooling performance. Non-current colour shown
  • ERGO-FIT - Adjustable Handlebar Position: KX85 motorcycle grows with your young racer thanks to the ERGO-FIT system. Featuring six-position adjustable handlebar mounts, ERGO-FIT enables riders to set their ideal ride position.

Kawasaki KX85 (MY23)

The Bike That Builds Champions


(Plus On-Road Costs)

or pay $36.00* per week.


Chassis Management TechnologyERGO-FIT


Engine 2-stroke Single with KIPS
Displacement 84 cc
Bore x Stroke 48.5 x 45.8 mm
Compression Ratio 10.9:1 (low speed), 9.0:1 (high speed)
Induction Piston reed valve
Fuel System Carburettor: Keihin PWK28
Ignition Digital-CDI
Starting Primary kick
Cooling Liquid-cooled
Lubrication Pre-mix (32:1)
Transmission 6-speed, return
Primary Reduction Ratio 3.400 (68/20)
Gear Ratio: 1st 2.538 (33/13)
Gear Ratio: 2nd 1.875 (30/16)
Gear Ratio: 3rd 1.500 (27/18)
Gear Ratio: 4th 1.250 (25/20)
Gear Ratio: 5th 1.090 (24/22)
Gear Ratio: 6th 0.956 (22/23)
Final Reduction Ratio 3.571 (50/14)
Clutch Wet multi-disc, manual
Final Drive Chain


Frame Perimeter, high-tensile steel
Front Suspension ø36 mm inverted fork with adjustable compression damping
Rear Suspension Uni Trak with adjustable compression and rebound damping and adjustable spring preload
Front Wheel Travel 275 mm
Rear Wheel Travel 275 mm
Rake 29.0°
Trail 97 mm
Steering Angle (L/R) 45° / 45°
Front Tyre 70/100-17 40M
Rear Tyre 90/100-14 49M
Front Brake/s ø220 mm petal disc
Front Caliper/s Dual-piston
Rear Brake ø184 mm petal disc
Rear Caliper Single-piston


Dimensions (LxWxH) 1,830 x 765 x 1,100 mm
Wheelbase 1,265 mm
Road Clearance 290 mm
Seat Height 830 mm
Curb Mass 74.6 kg
Mass without Fuel 70.9 kg
Fuel Capacity 5.0 litres
Model Code KX85CPFNN


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