2016 Yamaha YZ250X

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Belleve, NE

The YZ250X provides the serious GNCC and Enduro racer Yamaha 2-stroke performance in a lightweight, off-road package.

Specifications

Transmission
Final Drive Chain
Ignition CDI
Transmission Constant-mesh 5-speed; multiplate wet clutch
Engine
Bore x Stroke 66.4mm x 72.0mm
Compression Ratio 7.9~9.4:1
Engine 249cc liquid-cooled 2-stroke; reed-valve inducted
Fuel Delivery Keihin® PWK38S
Chassis
Brake Front Hydraulic single disc brake, 250mm
Brake Rear Hydraulic single disc brake, 245mm
Suspension Front KYB® Speed-Sensitive System inverted fork; fully adjustable, 11.8-in travel
Suspension Rear KYB® Monoshock; fully adjustable, 12.4-in travel
Tires Front 90/90-21 Dunlop® AT81F
Tires Rear 110/100-18 Dunlop® AT81
Dimensions
Ground Clearance 14.2 in
LxWxH 86.0 in x 32.5 in x 50.8 in
Seat Height 38.2 in
Wet Weight 229 lb
Wheelbase 58.5 in
General Information
Warranty 30 Day (Limited Factory Warranty)

Features

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  • Advanced Carburetor - 38mm Keihin® PWK carburetor with throttle position sensor provides precise fuel/air mixing and crisp throttle response throughout the powerband.
  • Compact Exhaust Pipe - New exhaust expansion chamber is designed especially for the new YZ250X, and is narrower both horizontally and vertically for clearance on tight, technical trails, while still providing excellent exhaust efficiency.
  • Cross-Country Ergonomics - A racy "gripper" type seat and narrow fuel tank combine with a tapered aluminum handlebar and adjustable mounts to create greater freedom of movement and more comfortable ergonomics for riders.
  • Cross-Country Features - Off-road focused tires with an 18” rear wheel, wide-ratio gearing, a standard side stand, sealed O-ring chain and a reserve fuel petcock.
  • Enduro-Specific Wheels and Tires - Cross-country-spec Dunlop® Geomax AT81 tires front and rear are ready to head straight to the races. An 18-inch rear tire has a taller sidewall to improve comfort and reduce pinch flats.
  • GNCC-Specific features - 18-inch rear wheel, sealed O-ring chain, wide ratio transmission, narrow expansion chamber, off-road focused tires and suspension settings, a standard side stand and fuel tank petcock with reserve position.
  • GNCC-Tuned YZ250 Power - Legendary YZ250 249cc liquid-cooled reed-valve-inducted two-stroke engine, a new compression ratio, new exhaust port timing, updated Yamaha Power Valve System (YPVS) timing, and a new model-specific CDI unit – all focused on making a wide, controllable power character ideal for cross-country racing.
  • Industry-Leading KYB® Fork - Industry-leading, fully adjustable KYB® spring-type fork with speed sensitive damping uses piston speed to control damping force for super-precise handling and a smooth ride, with minimal wasted stroke or abrupt shocks for the rider – all tuned for the demands of cross-country racing.
  • Lightweight Subframe - Removable aluminum rear subframe is constructed of square-section tubing for reduced weight.
  • Motocross-Derived Aluminum Frame - Ultra lightweight YZ250-spec frame features carefully engineered combination of aluminum castings, forgings and extrusions for the perfect balance of rigidity and flex, with industry-leading fully adjustable, KYB® speed sensitive spring-type suspension tested and tuned specifically for the needs of cross-country racers.
  • Proven Braking Performance - YZ250F-style front brake caliper with 250mm wave-style front and 245mm wave-style rear discs minimize unsprung weight and provide excellent stopping power.
  • Racing Intake System - Special-design carbon fiber reed-valve petals improve throttle response and engine performance across the entire rpm range.
  • Racing Style and Ergonomics - Aggressive bodywork carries the racing heritage of the latest YZ250 motocrosser with updated styling from front fender to the rear brake protector, and is ready to race out of the crate, complete with an aluminum tapered handlebar, YZ-F-style foot pegs, gripper seat, and off-road specific Dunlop® tires.
  • Revised Power Valve - Patented Yamaha Power Valve System - now with broader opening timing for even smoother power - combines bottom-end acceleration with strong midrange and eye-opening top-end.
  • Smooth KYB® Shock - Rear, fully adjustable KYB® shock features 12.4 inches of travel, separate adjusters for high- and low-speed compression damping, and a full lock oil rebound system for increased comfort, control and fantastic rear wheel traction.
  • Stunning Two-Stroke Power, Tuned for Cross-Country and Hare Scrambles Racing - All new for 2016: optimized for the unique demands of Hare Scrambles and GNCC® racing. The YPVS™-equipped 249cc two-stroke engine is combined with a wide-ratio five-speed transmission for the ultimate Cross-Country power plant.
  • Updated Digital Ignition - Digital CDI ignition system delivers precise spark for faster, stronger response anywhere in the powerband, specifically tuned for the needs of the new YZ250X.
  • Wide-Ratio Gearing - Smooth-shifting, five-speed, wide-ratio transmission ensures proper gearing from tight woods sections to wide-open fire roads.
  • YZ250 Cooling System - Large-capacity radiator features a ten-row core with four louvers for maximum cooling efficiency.
  • YZ250-Based Frame - A carefully engineered, advanced aluminum frame and swingarm give the YZ250X the famous handling proven by the championship winning YZ250 motocross machine on tracks around the world.

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