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2022 Kawasaki KLX 230 SE
2022 Kawasaki KLX 230 SE

Specs

General Information

Manufacturer
Kawasaki
Kawasaki
Model Year
2022
2022
Model
KLX 230 SE
KLX 230 SE
Model Code
KLX230DNSNL
KLX230DNSNL
Color
Oriental Blue
Oriental Blue

Brakes/Wheels/Tires

Brakes

Front - Single 240 mm petal disc with a dual-piston caliper

Rear - Single 220 mm petal disc with single-piston caliper

Front - Single 240 mm petal disc with a dual-piston caliper

Rear - Single 220 mm petal disc with single-piston caliper

Rims
Black anodized
Black anodized
Tires

Front - 2.75 x 21

Rear - 4.10 x 18

Front - 2.75 x 21

Rear - 4.10 x 18

Dimensions

Length
Overall - 82.9 in.
Overall - 82.9 in.
Height
Overall - 45.9 in.
Overall - 45.9 in.
Width
Overall - 32.9 in.
Overall - 32.9 in.
Weight
Curb - 293.3 lb.
Curb - 293.3 lb.
Ground Clearance
10.4 in.
10.4 in.
Wheelbase
54.3 in.
54.3 in.
Seat Height
34.8 in.
34.8 in.

Drivetrain

Transmission
6-speed, return shift with wet multi-disc manual clutch
6-speed, return shift with wet multi-disc manual clutch
Final Drive
Chain
Chain

Engine

Engine
4-stroke single, SOHC
4-stroke single, SOHC
Cooling
Air
Air
Displacement
233 cc
233 cc
Bore x Stroke
67 x 66 mm
67 x 66 mm
Compression Ratio
9.4:1
9.4:1
Fuel System
DFI® with 32 mm Keihin throttle body
DFI® with 32 mm Keihin throttle body
Ignition
TCBI Electronic Advance
TCBI Electronic Advance
Fuel Capacity
2 gal.
2 gal.

Operational

Frame
High-tensile steel, box-section perimeter
High-tensile steel, box-section perimeter
Front Suspension

37 mm telescopic fork

Travel - 8.7 in.

37 mm telescopic fork

Travel - 8.7 in.

Rear Suspension

Uni-Trak® linkage system and single shock with adjustable spring preload

Travel - 8.8 in.

Uni-Trak® linkage system and single shock with adjustable spring preload

Travel - 8.8 in.

Rake
27.5°
27.5°
Trail
4.6 in.
4.6 in.
Handlebars
Tapered
Tapered

Other

Additional Colors

Firecracker Red

Oriental Blue

Firecracker Red

Oriental Blue

Includes

Hand guards

Skid plate

Frame covers

Special Edition color and graphics

Hand guards

Skid plate

Frame covers

Special Edition color and graphics

Warranty

Standard - 12 months

Standard - 12 months

Features

Dual-Sport Capability

  • TAKE ON THE STREET AND DIRT: Designed for the trails and tuned for on-road versatility, let the KLX®230 lineup take you to new heights with on- and off-road capability.
  • SHINE BRIGHT: A large 60/55W headlamp provides excellent illumination at night or in low light conditions. An all-digital instrument panel offers at-a-glance information care of a large, easy-to-read LCD display screen.
  • UNLOCK YOUR ADVENTURE: A toolbox is located inside a lockable compartment under the left side cover. Both the ignition and side cover panel lock are operated with the Kawasaki One Key System.

High-Performance Capability

  • BEYOND THE ROAD: Designed from the ground up for dirt fun. That’s why the KLX®230 dual-sport features long-travel suspension, front and rear disc brakes and full-size wheels.
  • CONFIDENT ON ROAD AND OFF: Long-travel suspension, featuring a 37mm front fork and Uni-Trak® single-shock rear suspension, soaks up bumps, contributing to ride comfort and control on bumpy streets and rough trails.
  • STRONG BRAKING POWER: Petal disc brakes add even more stopping power, with a twin-piston caliper gripping a 240mm disc in the front and a 220mm disc in the rear.
  • BIG-TIME FUN: Full-size aluminum wheels measuring 21-inches in the front and 18-inches in the rear allow for confident riding and handling over varied terrain.

Rugged Chassis

  • BUILT TOUGH: The engine and chassis were designed together to make the KLX®230 as agile and lightweight as possible.
  • PLATFORM WITH PURPOSE: The high-tensile steel perimeter frame, short wheelbase and low seat height offer the handling needed for confident trail riding for a wide range of riders and environments. The KLX®230 features a seat height of 34.8-inch.
  • ROAD AND TRAIL: A combination of form and function, the frame, seat and tank were designed to give riders an easier grip, offering superior chassis control. Seams between the shrouds, seat and side covers are flush, which facilitates freedom of movement when changing riding positions.

SE Exclusive Features

  • KLX®230 SE: The Special Edition KLX®230 offers riders additional exclusive features for those looking to take their dual-sport adventures to the next level.
  • STAY IN CONTROL: Hand guards help shield the rider’s hands from the elements and debris. The tapered handlebar provides controlled flex for a more comfortable ride.
  • PROTECTION FOR EVERYDAY: The skid plate helps protect the engine from rocks and debris, while the frame covers help protect the frame paint from the rider’s boots.
  • STYLE FORWARD: Black rims add an aggressive look. Unique colors and graphics distinguish the SE from the standard model.

Steady Power

  • GO PLAY: The KLX®230 dual-sport lineup is powered by a 233cc fuel-injected, air-cooled single cylinder engine, tuned for low- to mid-range power.
  • SMOOTH, RELIABLE, DURABLE: A compact and lightweight engine delivers easy-to-use low- to mid-range torque while the simple yet capable two-valve SOHC low maintenance design makes it ideal for trail riding.
  • HASSLE-FREE ADVENTURE: Electric start and fuel injection ensure easy starting at the push of a button and efficient fuel delivery regardless of altitude or air temperature. A smooth-shifting six-speed transmission covers a wide range of street-riding conditions and allows for more comfortable cruising on the highway, as well as trail riding.

Dual-Sport Capability

  • TAKE ON THE STREET AND DIRT: Designed for the trails and tuned for on-road versatility, let the KLX®230 lineup take you to new heights with on- and off-road capability.
  • SHINE BRIGHT: A large 60/55W headlamp provides excellent illumination at night or in low light conditions. An all-digital instrument panel offers at-a-glance information care of a large, easy-to-read LCD display screen.
  • UNLOCK YOUR ADVENTURE: A toolbox is located inside a lockable compartment under the left side cover. Both the ignition and side cover panel lock are operated with the Kawasaki One Key System.

High-Performance Capability

  • BEYOND THE ROAD: Designed from the ground up for dirt fun. That’s why the KLX®230 dual-sport features long-travel suspension, front and rear disc brakes and full-size wheels.
  • CONFIDENT ON ROAD AND OFF: Long-travel suspension, featuring a 37mm front fork and Uni-Trak® single-shock rear suspension, soaks up bumps, contributing to ride comfort and control on bumpy streets and rough trails.
  • STRONG BRAKING POWER: Petal disc brakes add even more stopping power, with a twin-piston caliper gripping a 240mm disc in the front and a 220mm disc in the rear.
  • BIG-TIME FUN: Full-size aluminum wheels measuring 21-inches in the front and 18-inches in the rear allow for confident riding and handling over varied terrain.

Rugged Chassis

  • BUILT TOUGH: The engine and chassis were designed together to make the KLX®230 as agile and lightweight as possible.
  • PLATFORM WITH PURPOSE: The high-tensile steel perimeter frame, short wheelbase and low seat height offer the handling needed for confident trail riding for a wide range of riders and environments. The KLX®230 features a seat height of 34.8-inch.
  • ROAD AND TRAIL: A combination of form and function, the frame, seat and tank were designed to give riders an easier grip, offering superior chassis control. Seams between the shrouds, seat and side covers are flush, which facilitates freedom of movement when changing riding positions.

SE Exclusive Features

  • KLX®230 SE: The Special Edition KLX®230 offers riders additional exclusive features for those looking to take their dual-sport adventures to the next level.
  • STAY IN CONTROL: Hand guards help shield the rider’s hands from the elements and debris. The tapered handlebar provides controlled flex for a more comfortable ride.
  • PROTECTION FOR EVERYDAY: The skid plate helps protect the engine from rocks and debris, while the frame covers help protect the frame paint from the rider’s boots.
  • STYLE FORWARD: Black rims add an aggressive look. Unique colors and graphics distinguish the SE from the standard model.

Steady Power

  • GO PLAY: The KLX®230 dual-sport lineup is powered by a 233cc fuel-injected, air-cooled single cylinder engine, tuned for low- to mid-range power.
  • SMOOTH, RELIABLE, DURABLE: A compact and lightweight engine delivers easy-to-use low- to mid-range torque while the simple yet capable two-valve SOHC low maintenance design makes it ideal for trail riding.
  • HASSLE-FREE ADVENTURE: Electric start and fuel injection ensure easy starting at the push of a button and efficient fuel delivery regardless of altitude or air temperature. A smooth-shifting six-speed transmission covers a wide range of street-riding conditions and allows for more comfortable cruising on the highway, as well as trail riding.

Photos may show optional equipment

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