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Emig on 2012 Kawasaki KX450F (Video)

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2012 Kawasaki Off-Road Motorcycle

Jeff Emig knows Kawasaki. In the 1990s, Emig won three of four AMA Motocross titles aboard a Kawasaki KX.

And Kawasaki capitalized on this, using Emig’s expertise to exploit the all-new 2012 Kawasaki KX450F. In this YouTube video, Emig, of Kansas City, not only rides the KX450, he also adds his MX Championship-winning input.

As for the 2012 KX450F itself, the bike has been upgraded from the platform that propelled Ryan Villopoto to his first AMA Supercross title this year. The bike received additional rider adjustability, more advanced electronics and the Launch Control Mode, which which is tuned to maximize traction out of the starting gate.

For a full preview of the 2012 KX450F, click here.

Ron Lieback
Ron Lieback
One of the few moto journalists based on the East Coast, Ron Lieback joined the motorcycle industry as a freelancer in 2007, and is currently Online Editor at Ultimate Motorcycling.

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