There s good reason middleweight off-road bikes are so popular; they offer abundant power combined with lightweight handling. With the DR-Z250 you can enjoy the trail ride in the weekend, then commute to work during the week and have less stress with parking and traffic.
Grab a handful of throttle and you ll be rewarded with a broad spread of power from the oil-cooled motor, backed up with a slick 6-speed transmission and disc brakes front and rear. It comes equipped with electric start (with a kick-start back-up) and when the terrain gets rough, you can count on the DR-Z250 s long-travel suspension for a plush ride.
So whether you are out trail riding, blowing the cobwebs out after a hard week, involved in the daily commute or working around the farm, the DR-Z250 is always ready for action.
249 cc, 4-stroke, air-cooled with SACS, DOHC, 4-valve engine produces broad, tractable power and abundant low-rpm torque, and features compact and light weight design with magnesium cylinder head cover that makes possible slim, off-road, rider-friendly chassis.
Counter balancer for comfortable ride with less vibration.
Automatic decompression system for easy start.
6-speed transmission with cable-operated clutch built for smooth, reliable gearshift operation.
Compact and rigid frame matched with lightweight aluminium swingarm. Engine protector as standard equipment.
Long travel front forks come with 12-way compression and 17-way rebound damping force adjustment.
Remote-reservoir shock absorber comes with fully adjustable compression and rebound damping force and fully adjustable spring preload.
Powerful braking system with large front disc brake with twin-piston caliper and single rear disc brake. The rear brake comes with caliper guard and disc guard.
Easy-to-read speedometer and trip meter.
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