New Kawasaki 2017 KX85 for sale in Cairns

The 2017 KX85 is here and ready to continue the revolution. Kawasaki engineers have gone all-out to ensure the KX85 has what it takes to stamp its dominance on the Junior MX circuit.

With a high performance engine and race ready suspension, adjustable handlebar positioning and slim bodywork, the 2017 KX85 is the bike to beat.

New 2017 KX85
2017 KX85 Performance Boost

Performance Boost

The 85cc 2-stroke high performance engine, the engine design features a low friction single ring piston for high power and sharp throttle response, the cylinder is designed with the Kawasaki KIPS system and features high performance combustion chamber design in the cylinder head.

2017 KX85 KX DNA


Styled after the full-size KX250F/KX450F models, the KX85 features sleek, aggressive bodywork designed for stunning, aggressive looks. Its streamlined shape takes the ease of rider movement and weight positioning to a whole new level. Factory style graphics complement the sharp high performance design.

2017 KX85 New Front and Rear Petal Disc Brakes

New Front and Rear Petal Disc Brakes

For the ultimate in style, the KX85 features petal shaped discs just like the full size KX250F and KX450F models. A 220mm disc at the front and 184mm at the rear provide massive stopping power.

2017 KX85 Front Fork

Front Fork

Front suspension performance has been stepped up to the next level thanks to Accumulating Shim-Type Valving - the same system as used on full-size KX models. Noticable improvements include light and heavy shock absorption and less underhang below the axle. Green Alumite* finish on the adjusters just like the factory racers.

Technical specs


Type: Liquid-cooled, 2-stroke Single with KIPS

Displacement: 84 cm³

Bore and Stroke: 48.5 x 45.8 mm

Compression ratio: 10.9:1 (low speed); 9.0:1 (high speed)

Valve system: Piston reed valve

Fuel system: Carburettor: Keihin PWK 28

Ignition: Digital CDI

Starting: Primary kick

Lubrication: Pre-mix (32:1)

Fuel capacity: 5.0 litres includes all fluids at correct levels and full fuel tank


Transmission: 6-speed, return

Final drive: Chain

Clutch: Wet multi-disc, manual


Type: Perimeter, high-tensile steel


Front: 70/100-17 40M

Rear: 90/100-14 49M


Front: 36 mm inverted telescopic fork with 20-way compression damping

Rear: Uni-Trak / 24-way Compression damping / 21-way Rebound damping / Fully adjustable spring preload


Front: 220 mm petal disc with dual piston caliper

Rear: 184 mm petal disc with single piston caliper


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