Honda’s CBR series has a long history behind it. Thankfully this sporty lineup of motorcycles proved to be a success for Honda and there is no wonder why, as each model is reliable, modern and agile.
One of them is the CBR250R model, a compact sport motorcycle designed for those who are starting to learn the secrets of sporty motorcycles.
The Honda CBR250R has a lot to love. For the starters it comes with an attractive design language, a comfortable riding position and last but not least, is light as a feather. Not to mention about the modern 249.6cc, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder four-stroke engine that features PGM-Fi induction.
The motorcycle’s speed is kept in check by front and rear hydraulic discs which offer an excellent stopping power and brake feel.
The Honda CBR250R is offered with a starting price of $4,199.
Hit the jump for more information on the Honda CBR250R.
If you’re looking for an affordable, smart, capable and fun way to enjoy life on two wheels—have we got a bike for you: the Honda CBR250R! The fuel-injected CBR250R offers everything you want in a first-time or all-around great bike: Light weight. A powerband that’s immensely user-friendly. Excellent fuel efficiency. Unmatched reliability. And a fun factor that’s off the chart.
Since the CBR250R is a Honda, it’s full of features few other bikes in its class can match. And it offers a build quality that means you’ve got dependable cross-town or cross-country transportation.
Best of all, the CBR250R is available in two versions: the CBR250R and the CBR250R ABS with our Anti-lock Brake System – a first for the segment and a really valuable option that both first-timers and experienced riders will appreciate. And for 2013, there’s even more color choices: Black, a new all-Red, and a new Pearl White/Blue/Red—all featuring blacked out wheels and exhaust. Plus, there’s an amazing new Repsol replica version!
The CBR250R offers the perfect balance of beginner-friendly features and the typical Honda refinement that more experienced riders will appreciate. Light weight, superb handling, broad powerband and unmatched build quality and attention to detail—combine all that with Honda’s famous reliability and the CBR250R is an instant winner.
The CBR250R’s digital gauges with analog tachometer provides vital riding information in a styled, hi-tech instrumentation package.
Low Seat Height
A low 30.5" seat height does more than help make sure the CBR250R fits a wide range of riders. It makes it easier to put your feet down at stoplights and in parking lots–a big confidence builder.
A separate passenger seat, integrated grab rail, and standard passenger footpegs mean you can take a friend along when you go riding–another example of the CBR250R’s versatility.
Removing the rear passenger seat provides a lockable area to throw a map, gloves, or a spare set of sunglasses.
Layered Style Fairing
Take a close look at the CBR250R’s unique bodywork, which is designed for style and functionality. It routes airflow for both engine cooling and rider comfort, while creating a unique sportbike style.
Fuel injection means the new CBR250R starts right up, even in cold weather. Compared to a carbureted bike, it also helps reduce emissions and enhance performance and fuel economy.
A single is the perfect choice for a bike like the CBR250R. It’s light, simple, returns excellent fuel economy, and features a broad powerband with plenty of low-revving torque–just what you want in a first motorcycle.
Because it features a counterbalancer, the CBR250R engine is a smooth runner. You get the narrow overall width and power advantages of a single along with the smoothness of a multi-cylinder bike.
Pro-Link® Rear Suspension
The CBR250R uses a single-shock pre-load adjustable rear suspension that not only gives you a smooth ride, but helps enhance handling as well, just as on some of our larger sport models.
Combined Anti-lock Brake System
Our Combined ABS can be a big help in making controlled stops in less than ideal conditions. Like on wet pavement, or when there’s sand on the road or other debris. It’s a perfect choice whether you’re using your new bike as a commuter or just riding it for fun since it helps you stop with added confidence.
The new CBR250R features front and rear hydraulic discs for excellent stopping power and brake feel. The single front disc helps keep things simple and lowers unsprung weight, too.
|Engine Type||249.6cc liquid-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke|
|Bore And Stroke||76mm x 55mm|
|Induction||PGM-Fi, 38mm throttle body|
|Ignition||Computer-controlled digital transistorized with electronic advance|
|Valve Train||DOHC; four valves per cylinder|
|Horsepower @ RPM||13 @ 8500|
|Torque @ RPM||16 @ 7000|
|Front Suspension||37mm fork; 4.65 inches travel|
|Rear Suspension||Pro-Link single shock with five positions of spring preload adjustability; 4.07 inches travel|
|Front Brake||Single 296mm disc|
|Rear Brake||Single 220mm disc|
|Front Tire||110/70-17 radial|
|Rear Tire||140/70-17 radial|
|Trail||98.6mm (3.9 inches)|
|Seat Height||30.5 inches|
|Curb Weight||357 pounds. Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel-ready to ride.|
|Fuel Capacity||3.4 gallons|
|Miles Per Gallon||77 MPG - Honda’s fuel economy estimates are based on EPA exhaust emission measurement test procedures and are intended for comparison purposes only. Your actual mileage will vary depending on how you ride, how you maintain your vehicle, weather, road conditions, tire pressure, installation of accessories, cargo, rider and passenger weight, and other factors.|
|Emissions||Meets current EPA standards. Models sold in California meet current CARB standards and may differ slightly due to emissions equipment.|