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2023 Kawasaki KLX 300 [Specs, Features, Photos]

2023 Kawasaki KLX 300

2023 Kawasaki KLX 300 Blends Performance And Comfort For On And Off-Road Riding

For 2023, the Kawasaki team has produced the impressive KLX 300 dual-sport motorcycle that combines on-road capabilities with off-road prowess, making it the perfect choice for those seeking versatility and adventure. The KLX 300 comes packed with features designed to enhance its performance, comfort, and reliability, ensuring that riders can tackle any terrain with ease and confidence.  Powered by a 292cc liquid-cooled, 4-stroke, single-cylinder engine, the KLX 300 delivers 30 horsepower and 21 lb-ft of torque to easily handle any off-road challenge. With a fuel injection system that optimizes fuel delivery, the motorcycle offers smooth throttle response and improved fuel efficiency. The six-speed transmission provides a wide range of gearing options, making it suitable for both trail riding and highway cruising.

As in other models in Kawasaki’s 2023 lineup, this dual sport features excellent suspension. The 43mm inverted cartridge fork with 16-way compression damping adjustment at the front and the Uni-Trak® rear suspension with adjustable preload, 16-way compression, and rebound damping adjustment offers excellent handling and control. These suspension components, combined with the motorcycle’s lightweight frame, provide a comfortable and agile ride, even in rough terrain while the skid plate protects the undercarriage.

The KLX 300’s ergonomics are designed with rider comfort in mind, boasting a roomy cockpit foot pegs close to the center line. This allows riders to tailor the motorcycle to their preferred riding position, ensuring optimal comfort and control. The electric start system ensures hassle-free starting, while the digital multi-function display offers useful information such as a speedometer, odometer, dual trip meters, and a clock.  As is typical of this Japanese motorcycle brand, they have given a lot of thought into combining technology with user friendly design and great looks.

The 2023 Kawasaki KLX 300 starts at $5,899 USD/$6,899 CAD

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2023 Kawasaki KLX 300

Model Overview

General Info

  • Price: $5,899 USD/$6,899 CAD
  • Key Features:
    • Lightweight perimeter frame
    • Full size 21/18 inch wheels
    • 292 cc liquid cooled engine
    • Dual piston caliper front brakes

Main Specs

  • Engine: 292cc 4-stroke single, SOHC, air-cooled
  • Power: 33 horsepower
  • Torque: 21 lb-ft
  • Weight: 302 lbs (136 kgs)
  • Seat Height: 35.2 inches (894 mm)

2023 Kawasaki KLX 300

2023 Kawasaki KLX 300 Specifications

From Kawasaki


Engine 292cc, 4-stroke single, DOHC, liquid-cooled
Power Approx 33 HP
Bore x Stroke 78.0 x 61.2mm
Compression Ratio
Fuel System DFI® with 34mm Keihin throttle body
Starter Electric


Clutch Wet multi-disc manual clutch
Transmission 6-speed, return shift
Final Drive Chain


Suspension Front 43mm inverted cartridge fork with adjustable compression damping/10.0 in
Suspension Rear Uni-Trak® gas charged shock with piggyback reservoir with adjustable rebound damping and spring preload/9.1 in
Brakes Front Single 250mm petal disc with a dual-piston caliper
Brakes Rear
Single 240mm petal disc with single-piston caliper
Tires Front 3.0 x 21
Tires Rear 4.6 x 18
Fuel Tank Capacity 2.0 gal
Lime Green


Ignition CDI
Spark Plugs
Headlight LED
Tail Light LED


Overall Length 86.4 in
Overall Width 32.3 in
Overall Height 47.0 in
Wheelbase 56.7 in
Ground Clearance 10.8 in.
Seat Height 35.2 in
Curb Weight 302.1 lb


Warranty 12 Months
Kawasaki Protection Plus 12, 24, or 36 months

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