Bikes 5 Oct 2021

Detailed: 2022 Kawasaki KX450SR

All-new limited edition Kawasaki unveiled featuring lengthy list of upgrades.

Built to win right out of the box, an all-new limited edition 2022 Kawasaki KX450SR has been revealed featuring special tuning and elite-level racing components.

The latest edition to the KX range is designed to elevate the already proven performance of the KX450, joining forces with some of the most respected brands in the sport.

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Inspired by the Monster Energy Kawasaki Racing Team, this Special Racer (SR) model boasts factory-look Monster graphics, a Hinson clutch cover and a Pro Circuit Ti-6 titanium exhaust system.

A new cylinder head is equipped with polished intake ports, with new optimized ECU/DFI settings utilized to increase the performance of its 449cc four-stroke DOHC, DFI, liquid-cooled engine.

Further enhancing the KX450SR’s handling is a new highly adjustable KYB front fork with DLC coating and rear shock, while a new Xtrig ROCS-tech triple clamp with PHDS (progressive handlebar dampening) is fitted.

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Completing the impressive appearance of this machine is durable and high-performing black D.I.D DirtStar ST-X rims, new Renthal rear sprocket and D.I.D gold chain.

Additional features include electric start, coned disc-spring hydraulic clutch, ERGO-FIT adjustability, a single front 270mm semi-floating Braking petal disc with dual-piston caliper and single rear 250mm Braking petal disc with single-piston caliper.

With limited quantities available, the 2022 Kawasaki KX450SR has an MSRP of $12,399, available from authorised Kawasaki dealers. For further information on the entire Kawasaki range, visit