2008-Yamaha-XT250a2012 Yamaha XT250 Review.

Paved. Unpaved. Unequal.

With the electric start, 245mm front and 203mm rear disc brakes, and over 11 inches of ground clearance, the 2012 Yamaha XT250 makes traveling the world a breeze.

A reliable, fuel efficient 4-stroke powerplant calls the shots on the 2012 XT250. But reliability isn’t necessarily what you’ll be thinking of when the p Luis Angel Sánchez Gil via Compfightavement ends and your adventure really begins. Whether commuting around town or exploring the back country, the 2012 Yamaha XT250 is a fun loving dual sport that is easy and fun to ride.

Where does your riding take you ?

C ommuting in city traffic, winding down a country road or hustling your way down a trail to nowhere? For those who can’t decide, we have the perfect answer.

The XT250 is designed for ultimate versatility at a great price. A reliable 4-stroke engine revs out predictable power, while a wide-ratio 5-speed transmission and class-leading low seat height gives you both performance and ease of use. Whether riding in the city or at the camp, let the XT250 spice up your adventure.

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See the world one trail or road at a time  – made possible by the 2012 Yamaha XT250 and TW200 dual purpose motorcycles.

The XT250 has long-travel suspension and more than 11.2 inches of ground clearance under a seat only 31.9 inches from the ground. Electric start makes firing up the 249cc four-stroke effortless while the 245mm front disc and 203mm rear disc brakes combine to deliver superb stopping power on both paved and unpaved surfaces. The semi-double-cradle steel frame achieves a lighter, nimbler feel through greater mass centralization while greater lateral and torsional rigidity and reduced weight of the lower frame parts help produce light, stable handling. Additional features include the multifunction digital LCD instrument panel with cool green background lighting that’s easily visible day or night, and frame-mounted passenger foot pegs to provide two-up riding capability.

The XT250 achieves fuel economy up to an estimated 73 mpg (US)* with a fuel tank that holds 2.4 gallons.

General information
Model: Yamaha XT250
Year: 2012
Category: Enduro / offroad
Rating: 65 out of 100. Show full rating and compare with other bikes
Price as new (MSRP): US$ 5090. Prices depend on country, taxes, accessories, etc.
Engine and transmission
Displacement: 249.00 ccm (15.19 cubic inches)
Engine type: Single cylinder, four-stroke
Max RPM: 10000
Compression: 9.5:1
Bore x stroke: 74.0 x 58.0 mm (2.9 x 2.3 inches)
Fuel system: Carburettor. Teikei 33mm
Fuel control: SOHC
Ignition: CDI
Lubrication system: Wet sump
Cooling system: Air
Gearbox: 5-speed
Transmission type,
final drive:
Fuel consumption: 3.22 litres/100 km (31.1 km/l or 73.05 mpg)
Greenhouse gases: 74.7 CO2 g/km. (CO2 – Carbon dioxide emission)
Chassis, suspension, brakes and wheels
Front suspension: 35mm telescopic fork
Front suspension travel: 226 mm (8.9 inches)
Rear suspension: Swingarm w/rebound-adjustable single shock
Rear suspension travel: 180 mm (7.1 inches)
Front tyre dimensions: 2.75-21
Rear tyre dimensions: 120/80-18
Front brakes: Single disc
Front brakes diameter: 245 mm (9.6 inches)
Rear brakes: Single disc
Rear brakes diameter: 203 mm (8.0 inches)
Physical measures and capacities
Weight incl. oil, gas, etc: 132.0 kg (291.0 pounds)
Seat height: 810 mm (31.9 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.
Overall height: 1,161 mm (45.7 inches)
Overall length: 2,149 mm (84.6 inches)
Overall width: 805 mm (31.7 inches)
Ground clearance: 284 mm (11.2 inches)
Wheelbase: 1,359 mm (53.5 inches)
Fuel capacity: 9.08 litres (2.40 gallons)
Other specifications
Starter: Electric
Factory warranty: 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)
Color options: Blue/White


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