2017 Kawasaki KX™450F

$8,849.00


New/Used
New
Availability
In Stock
Location
Glider City Powersports, Inc.
Title
Clean
Condition
Excellent
Year
2017
Manufacturer
Kawasaki
Model
KX™450F

Overview

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The Kawasaki difference

This is our proof

The 2017 KX™450F motorcycle is the most powerful, lightweight, and agile KX450F ever. Developed from the highest levels of racing, this championship bike has advanced technology sourced straight from the world’s premier race team—another reason why the KX450F is The Bike That Builds Champions.

All

• FI calibration kit (handheld)

Handheld FI calibration kit eliminates need for laptop and 12V battery at the track
Allows the user to adjust fuel and ignition settings for ultimate performance
Can store up to seven preset maps for different tracks
• Adjustable ergonomics

Adjustable four-position handlebar moves the handlebar towards or away from your body
Two-position adjustable footpegs help reduce knee angle when seated
• Agressive bodywork

New bodywork is lighter weight with aggressive styling
Flatter seat makes it easier to change riding position
Smoother, seamless surface at the rider’s contact points
• DFI® couplers

Factory-tuned power settings with plug-and-play versatility
Select a coupler to access one of the three different preset engine maps
Standard, hard and soft terrain setting options
• New Slimmer, Lighter Chassis

Much lighter aluminum perimeter frame for sharper handling
New forged down-tube for increased rigidity and front end feel
Slimmer perimeter spars and narrow shrouds allow easier rider movement
Optimized rigidity in a new swingarm to improve rear wheel traction
• Advanced fuel mapping technology - The KX™450F motorcycle features several advanced ignition and fuel-mapping systems for precise adjustability.
• Championship-Proven Power - The 2017 KX™450F motorcycle is lightweight and powerful due to innovative race-proven components. Pick a category to start exploring.
• Chassis and bodywork - The slim, lightweight, aluminum perimeter frame and revised triple clamps contribute to agile handling while a flat seat profile and integrated bodywork facilitate easy rider movement and a championship fit.
• Launch control mode -

Race-team-derived feature for grabbing the holeshot
Engages with a press of a button
Functions in first and second gear
Precise ignition timing helps ensure quicker acceleration with less slippage
• Showa SFF-Air TAC Fork - Lightweight design with tuned rigidity to match chassis dynamics and optimize front end feel
Features low-friction fork seals and optimized valve settings for smooth action and progressive damping
• This Is Our Proof - The 2017 KX™450F motorcycle is the most powerful, lightweight, and agile KX450F ever. Developed from the highest levels of racing, this championship bike has advanced technology sourced straight from the world’s premier race team—another reason why the KX450F is The Bike That Builds Champions.

Description

The 2017 KX450F motorcycle is the most powerful, lightweight, and agile KX450F ever. Developed from the highest levels of racing, this championship bike has advanced technology sourced straight from the world’s premier race team—another reason why the KX450F is The Bike That Builds Champions.

Features
  • Championship-Proven Power: The 2017 KX450F motorcycle is lightweight and powerful due to innovative race-proven components.
  • Chassis and Bodywork: The slim, lightweight, aluminum perimeter frame and revised triple clamps contribute to agile handling while a flat seat profile and integrated bodywork facilitate easy rider movement and a championship fit.
  • Showa SFF-Air TAC Fork: Lightweight design with tuned rigidity to match chassis dynamics and optimize front end feel; Features low-friction fork seals and optimized valve settings for smooth action and progressive damping
  • Advanced Fuel Mapping Technology: The KX450F motorcycle features several advanced ignition and fuel-mapping systems for precise adjustability.
Power
  • Engine: 4-stroke, 1-cylinder, DOHC, water-cooled
  • Displacement: 449cc
  • Bore x Stroke: 96.0 x 62.1mm
  • Compression ratio: 12.8:1
  • Fuel System: DFI® with 43mm Keihin throttle body
  • Ignition: Digital DC-CDI
  • Transmission: 5-speed, return shift
  • Final Drive: Chain
Performance
  • Front Suspension / Wheel Travel: Inverted Showa SFF-Air TAC fork with Triple Air Chamber, DLC coated sliders, 22-position compression and 20-position rebound damping adjustment / 12.0 in.
  • Rear Suspension / Wheel Travel: Uni-Trak® linkage system and Showa shock, 19-position low-speed and 4-turns high-speed compression damping, 22-position rebound damping and fully adjustable spring preload / 12.0 in.
  • Front Tire Size: 80/100-21
  • Rear Tire Size: 120/80-19
  • Front Brakes: Single semi-floating 270mm Braking petal disc with dual-piston caliper
  • Rear Brakes: Single 240mm Braking petal disc with single-piston caliper
Details
  • Frame Type: Aluminum perimeter
  • Rake/Trail: 28.2 deg. / 5.0 in.
  • Overall Length: 86.4 in.
  • Overall Width: 32.3 in.
  • Overall Height: 50.4 in.
  • Ground Clearance: 13.2 in.
  • Seat Height: 37.4 in.
  • Curb Weight: 239.8 lb.
  • Fuel Capacity: 1.66 gal.
  • Wheelbase: 58.9 in.
  • Color Choices: Lime Green
NOTES:
Curb weight includes all necessary materials and fluids to operate correctly, full tank of fuel (more than 90 percent capacity) and tool kit (if supplied).

Specs

Engine

Engine Type
4-stroke, 1-cylinder, DOHC
Displacement
449cc
Bore and Stroke
96.0 x 62.1mm
Cooling
Liquid
Compression Ratio
12.8:1
Fuel System
DFI® with 43mm Keihin throttle body
Ignition
Digital DC-CDI

Chassis

Front Suspension
Inverted Showa SFF-Air TAC fork with Triple Air Chamber, DLC coated sliders, 22-position compression and 20-position rebound damping adjustment
Front Brakes
Single semi-floating 270mm Braking petal disc with dual-piston caliper
Front Tire
80/100-21
Rear Suspension
Uni-Trak® linkage system and Showa shock, 19-position low-speed and 4-turns high-speed compression damping, 22-position rebound damping and fully adjustable spring preload
Rear Brakes
Single 240mm Braking petal disc with single-piston caliper
Rear Tire
120/80-19

Dimensions

Dry Weight
Curb Weight: 239.8 lb.
Fuel Capacity
1.66 gal.
Wheelbase
58.9 in.
Ground Clearance
13.2 in.
Seat Height
37.4 in.
Trail
5.0 in.
Rake
28.2 deg.

Transmission

Transmission
5-speed, return shift
Final Drive
Chain

General

Colors
Lime Green

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