Kawasaki India introduced a new 2022 KLX450R off-road motorcycle in India with a price tag of 8.99 lakh(ex-showroom). The KLX450R now gets a class-leading 4-stroke engine tweaked for low-end torque for a better off-road experience. Japanese manufacturer claims that the suspension is tuned for the rougher condition to minimize rider fatigue over a long distance.

Kawasaki launches 2022 KLX450R in India at Rs 8.99 lakhThe Kawasaki KLX450R is powered by a 449cc,liquid-cooled,4-stroke, single-cylinder engine, which generates around 56 hp and 50Nm of torque. It gets a five-speed gearbox with a smooth operational clutch. The low-friction coating on piston skirts enhances engines output and its durability. The bike comes equipped with a kick-start as well as an electric starter.

Kawasaki’s rider-centric philosophy focuses on the more involving riding experience.
The 2022 edition of the bike comes with an all-digital light-weight digital instrumental cluster. It has a light-weight aluminium perimeter frame with an ultra-compact and energy-efficient tail lamp. As far as braking is concerned, the bike comes equipped with a 250mm semi-floating petal disc brake at the front and a 240mm petal disc at the rear.

The new motorcycle from the Japanese manufacturer comes to India as a CBU( completely built unit) with only a lime green colour option. It is expected to go on sale from January 2022.