Big News: Kawasaki Launches KLX300R and KX85 in India

Big News: Kawasaki Launches KLX300R and KX85 in India

Kawasaki India has recently launched its much-anticipated 2024 KLX300R and KX85 dirt bikes, targeting the growing community of motocross enthusiasts in the country. Designed to cater to both experienced motocross riders and budding off-road racers these dirt bikes promise an exhilarating off-road experience.

Kawasaki KX85: Unleashing Power and Versatility

The KX85 is a standout with its robust 84cc two-stroke engine delivering impressive power for young riders and off-road enthusiasts and the engine paired with a responsive six-speed gearbox ensures a thrilling ride on various terrains. The bike features a tubular, semi-double cradle frame supported by advanced suspension components, and the 36mm USD forks at the front and a fully adjustable rear KYB shock provide a smooth and controlled ride, boasting 275mm of wheel travel on 17-inch front and 14-inch rear wheels equipped with Dunlop MX33 tires.

Kawasaki KLX300R: Dominating Trails with Precision

The KLX300R, designed for experienced motocross riders, packs a punch with its robust 292cc four-stroke engine. Generating 29bhp at 8,000rpm and 26.5Nm at 7,000rpm this dirt bike ensures a powerful and dynamic off-road performance and the bike is equipped with advanced features, including an ERGO-FIT four-way adjustable handlebar allowing riders to customize the bike based on their size and preference. The KLX300R smoothly conquers obstacles with its USD forks at the front and a rear mono-shock, offering 285mm of wheel travel on 21-inch front and 18-inch rear wheels.

Distinctive Features of Kawasaki's 2024 KLX300R and KX85

  • Powerful Engines: The KX85's 84cc two-stroke engine and the KLX300R's 292cc four-stroke engine deliver impressive power for an adrenaline-packed off-road experience.
  • Advanced Suspension: Both bikes feature advanced suspension systems, ensuring a smooth and controlled ride on diverse terrains.
  • Adjustable Components: The ERGO-FIT four-way adjustable handlebar on the KLX300R allows riders to customize the bike for optimal comfort.
  • Eye-Catching Design: Both models are presented in the vibrant "LIME GREEN" color, reflecting Kawasaki's distinctive design language.

Pricing and Availability

Kawasaki India has priced the 2024 KLX300R at Rs 5.60 lakh and the KX85 at Rs 4.20 lakh (ex-showroom). These dirt bikes are available as Completely Built Units (CBUs) and are not street-legal and they serve a purpose on private property and in competitive events making them excellent companions for young riders embarking on exhilarating motorsport adventures.


The KLX300R and KX85 exemplify Kawasaki's dedication to providing diverse motocross experiences with a focus on performance, versatility, and excitement these dirt bikes are tailored to riders of varying skill levels promising an unparalleled off-road adventure on different terrains. Kawasaki remains a key competitor in the motocross field delivering bikes that stand out for their capabilities and design.