2007 Kawasaki KLR650 | Dirt Rider

2007 Kawasaki KLR650

  • 2007 Kawasaki KLR650



Displacement (CC)


Seat Height (in)


Wet Weight (lbs)


The world is yours to explore, and Kawasaki's 2007 KLR650 may be the bike to do it on. Weighing in at 392 pounds wet, the KLR650's 35.0-inch seat height may prove to be a perfect fit depending on your inseam. The KLR650 boasts a 651cc powerplant to help you explore the planet in street-legal style. If you think this is the adventure machine for you, gather that $5,199, compare it to other adventure bikes, and be sure to take plenty of pictures as you hit the open road - although, you'll probably be spending more time riding the KLR650 on the beaten path.

Go to any online adventure riding message board and you're likely to find at least a handful of enthusiasts who will tell you that the 2007 KLR650 is the best bike ever built. This machine's popularity is the result of its common sense design, proven dependability, and most likely a healthy dose of good old nostalgia-as well as the $5,199 price tag. What can you expect? Well, the 651cc engine will likely pull you to where you need to go without any issues, and the telescopic fork suspension won't knock your socks off, but it will get the job done. And remember: You can always go to any message board and ask for modification advice for a 2007 KLR650 if you want to start customizing things for your individual needs.



  • Bore (MM)100
  • Compression Ratio9.5:1
  • CoolingLiquid
  • Displacement in CC651
  • Displacement in CI39.7
  • Engine TypeSingle-Cylinder
  • StarterElectric / Kick
  • Stroke83
  • Valve ConfigurationDOHC


  • Numer Of Speeds5
  • Transmission TypeManual


  • Front Tire90/90 R21
  • Rear Tire130/80 R17


  • Front Brake TypeHydraulic Disc
  • Rear Brake TypeDisc

Suspension & Steering

  • Air AdjustableNo
  • Front Suspension TypeTelescopic Fork
  • Rear Adjustable Rebound DampingYes
  • Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-LoadYes
  • Rear Suspension Brand NameUNI-TRAK®
  • Rear Suspension TypeTwin Sided Swing Arm
  • Seat Height (in)35


  • Fuel Capacity (gal)6.1
  • Manufacturer CountryJapan
  • Manufacturer TypeDual Purpose
  • Wet Weight (lbs)392.4
  • Dry Weight (lbs)337
  • Wheelbase (in)58.9

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