An efficient, easy-to-use power solution for professional products.


Kawasaki Advanced Recoil (KAR)

  • An easy start system for smooth, low effort starting
  • Smooths the required pull force compared to a standard recoil start

Kawasaki stratified scavenging system

For improved fuel efficiency and reduced emissions

High capacity fuel tank and fuel tank protector

Fewer fill-up stops plus added durability for professional use.


Engine Type 2-Stroke, Horizontal Shaft, Single Cylinder, Air-cooled
Number of cylinders 1
Bore x stroke 42.5 x 32 mm
Displacement 45.4 cm³
Max. power 1.42 kW (1.90 hp) / 7500 rpm
Max. torque 2.18 Nm (1.61 ft.lbs) / 5000 rpm
Fuel tank capacity 0.9 litres
Dry weight 3.9 kg
Dimensions (L x W x H) (mm) 189 x 264 x 262

Performance curves

The power rating of this engine is the Net power rating tested on a production engine and measured in accordance with SAE J1349.

Actual power output will vary depending on numerous factors, including, but not limited to, the operating speed of the engine in application, environmental conditions, maintenance, and other variables.

Performance curves


  • 50:1 fuel mixture
  • Centrifugal clutch installed
  • Diaphragm carburetor
  • Full cover design
  • KAR starter
  • Kawasaki stratified scavenging system
  • Polyurethane foam air filter

Dimensional Specifications

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