New Kawasaki 2017 KX85-II for sale in Cairns

KX - The Bike that Builds Champions

From their first ride to lifting the trophy, legends choose KX - Created to dominate and built for winners, the KX65 and new KX85 are competition ready machines designed to encourage the green shoots of youth talent allowing it to blossom into full-blown race wins and Championship success. Competitive, motocross race bikes that are the choice of the Kawasaki KX Junior Squad.

New 2017 KX85-II
2017 KX85-II Powerful 2-Stroke Engine

Powerful 2-Stroke Engine

A low-friction piston, latest design KIPS valve and numerous other updates give these liquid-cooled, 2-stroke racing engines increased power and torque across the rev range.

2017 KX85-II 36mm Inverted Fork

36mm Inverted Fork

The fork offers race proven damping and bottoming resistance, enabling higher-paced riding and contributing to increased ride comfort. 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. Black forks guards like the larger KX models for a factory look.

2017 KX85-II Rear Suspension

Rear Suspension

The rear shock contributes to a stable ride feel, and offers easy adjustability and light weight. Black spring and green annodized adjusters add to the factory look.

2017 KX85-II Style and Flair

Style and Flair

All-new bodywork and racy graphics ensure the new bikes will look good in the winners’ circle. Black alumite rims, black fork guards, lime green rear sping and green annodized finish on the suspension adjusters further strengthen their factory image.

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: 70/100-19 42M

R: 90/100-16 52M


Front: Type: 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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