Monster Energy SX Factory Bikes: Eli Tomac’s Kawasaki KX450F

Photos: Scott Hoffman

There is a production rule but the bikes the elite riders race like Eli Tomac’s Factory Kawasaki is so far from stock it is not even funny. Here is a look at the ride that has been dominating the Monster Energy Supercross series the last few weeks. As of now, Tomac is not the point leader but if he keeps winning he might get there by the end of the series in Las Vegas.

Eli Tomac's Monster Energy Kawasaki Factory KX450F
Eli Tomac’s Monster Energy Kawasaki Factory KX450F
Pro Circuit works with the team and supplies exhaust
Pro Circuit works with the team and supplies exhaust
Factory hubs and personalized plates
Factory hubs and personalized plates
Full Ti pegs with the right amount of grip for ET
Full Ti pegs with the right amount of grip for ET
Ti axle, nut, Factory blocks and ti adjuster bolts
Ti axle, nut, Factory blocks and ti adjuster bolts
Hinson works with the team as the clutch supplier
Hinson works with the team as the clutch supplier
Start device with two setting to fine tune control
Start device with two setting to fine tune control

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Kill button as well as launch control and possibly ignition curve setting control
Kill button as well as launch control and possibly ignition curve setting control
Factory Clamps for Factory Works Kit suspension
Factory Clamps for Factory Works Kit suspension
Launch control electronics to monitor clutch action and maybe rpm during starts
Launch control electronics to monitor clutch action and maybe rpm during starts

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This cap only works on ET's bike - LOL
This cap only works on ET’s bike – LOL
Factory rear linkage
Factory rear linkage

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No Factory bike is complete without some carbon fiber
No Factory bike is complete without some carbon fiber
Even motor mounts are tested and specially built
Even motor mounts are tested and specially built
Works Factory Forks are all over the place in 2017. These may even be a hybrid air/coil spring setup some teams have been running
Works Factory Forks are all over the place in 2017. These may even be a hybrid air/coil spring setup some teams have been running

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