How fast does the KLR650 go?

How fast does the KLR650 go?

At top speed, which seems to be 88-90 mph on level ground, full tuck with no wind, the KLR doesn’t feel like it’s straining too hard or about to launch the piston through the fuel tank.

Is a KLR good off road?

The KLR is WAY more capable than it looks on paper. With some mods, this would be an off road/adventure weapon. A good set of tyres, decent hand guards, engine protection and harder springsā€¦ there wouldn’t be many places I wouldn’t take this.

Can you Ride 2 up on a KLR650?

All day two up can get a little tight but for just running around two up without the dread of highway travel the KLR works pretty well. Since you are going to haul it you might give some though to a Suzuki DRZ 400 or a Yamaha WR250.

What year did the KLR650 get fuel injection?

The 2008 model was the first significant redesign of the KLR650 since its inception. It was built with a 651 cc four-stroke, DOHC, dual-counterbalanced, single-cylinder, water-cooled engine. The second significant redesign in 2022 added new features such as electronic fuel injection and an anti-lock braking system.

What does a thermo Bob do?

The Thermo-Bob is a machined, hard-anodized aluminum external thermostat with a coolant bypass. It allows coolant to bypass the radiator during warm-up, speeding warm-up and eliminating the surges of cold coolant year-round.

What is the meaning of KLR?


Acronym Definition
KLR Kosten-Leistungsrechnung (German: Cost-Performance Accounting)
KLR Kazaa Lite Resurrection (file sharing software)
KLR Kalichstein-Laredo-Robinson Trio (band)
KLR Kelly Law Registry (Troy, MI)

How tall do you have to be to ride a KLR650?

The KLR650 is a very tall bike with a seat height of 35 inches and is not best suited for shorter riders. The KLR is not recommended for two-up riding. Carrying / Load Capacity: ~ 400 lbs.

  • August 27, 2022