Compact and light, yet pretty agile and strong, the Can-AM DS 250 is a fun ATV that was especially created for riders age 14 and up.

It features an ergonomic riding position, a sturdy frame and long travel suspension which give it superior handling abilities.

The ATV is built around a 249.4 cc, single cylinder, liquid cooled, SOHC 4-valve engine which is mated to a CVT transmission and is fueled by a 3.3 gallons fuel tank. The engine can be started using either push-button electric start or the traditional kick-start. For enhanced safety the DS 250 features a built-in throttle limiter so you can keep your kid under control.

The speed is kept under control by hydraulic front and rear disc brakes which offer a precise control.

The Can-Am DS 250 is offered with a base price of $4,049.

Hit the jump for more information on the Can-Am DS 250.

  • 2014 Can-Am DS 250
  • Year:
    2014
  • Make:
  • Engine:
    Single cylinder, liquid cooled, SOHC 4-valve
  • Transmission:
    Automatic CVT
  • Energy:
    Electronic Fuel Injection (EFI)
  • Displacement:
    149 cc
  • Top Speed:
    51 mph (Est.)
  • Price:
    4049

Overview

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An ATV for riders age 14 and up, the DS 250 sports an energetic 250cc liquid-cooled engine with a Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT). This vehicle gives promising riders a chance to show even more of their stuff.

2014 Can-Am DS 250 Key Features:

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• 249.4cc Liquid-cooled engine
• Fully Automatic Continuously Variable Transmission (CVT)
• Electric start with backup kick-start
• Hydraulic front & rear disc brakes
• Double A-Arm front suspension
• Preload adjustable front & rear shocks
• Built-in throttle limiter
• Neutral, reverse & oil temperature lights
• Full floorboards

2014 Can-Am DS 250 Features and Benefits:

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Performance:

Industry-leading performance
Featuring a single overhead cam and a four-valve SOHC head, the easy-to-maintain, four-stroke, 249.4cc engine is liquid-cooled for consistent power delivery.

Consistent power delivery
Featuring a single overhead cam and a four-valve SOHC head, the easy-to-maintain, four-stroke, 249.4 cc engine is liquid-cooled for consistent power delivery.

Always in the right gear
Continuously Variable Transmission means the drive shaft is always in the right gear. And its forward-neutral-reverse capability keeps kids from worrying about shifting gears or getting off the vehicle to go in reverse.

Two start options
Get going quicker with the convenient push-button electric start or get started with the traditional kick-start.

Handling:

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Precision-engineered handling
Built with hydraulic front and rear disc brakes for precise confidence and control.

Precise braking
Steel-braided brake lines are more rigid to transfer a precise brake input, without sponginess.

Better steering feel
With five-position adjustable preload, the front suspension geometry provides light steering on the trail, resulting in less rider fatigue.

Five-position shocks
Five-position preload adjustable front and rear shocks enable you to optimize the ride for driver weight and trail conditions.

Design:

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Rider-focused design
Young riders can learn to ride aware, with neutral, reverse, and oil temperature lights, and a built-in throttle limiter to maintain control.

Parental control
Built-in throttle limiter so parents can keep their child’s speed under control.

Heads-up display
Be aware at all times with neutral, reverse and oil temperature lights on your dash.

Added protection
Ensures secure footing and protection from debris, bumps, and rocks.

Specifications

ENGINE TYPE Single cylinder, liquid cooled, SOHC 4-valve
DISPLACEMENT 249.4cc
BORE & STROKE 71 x 63 mm
EFI SYSTEM / CARBURETOR Keihin† PTG 23
STARTING SYSTEM Electric
TRANSMISSION Automatic CVT, sub-transmission with forward, neutral and reverse
DRIVE TRAIN Chain driven / solid axle
FRAME DS 250
FRONT SUSPENSION TYPE / SHOCKS Double A-arm 5-position adjustable pre-load
FRONT SUSPENSION TRAVEL 5.5 in. (14 cm)
REAR SUSPENSION TYPE / SHOCKS Swingarm 5-position adjustable pre-load
REAR SUSPENSION TRAVEL 6.7 in. (17 cm)
FRONT BRAKE 2 hydraulic discs
REAR BRAKE 1 hydraulic disc
TIRES / FRONT 22 x 7 x 10 in. (55.9 x 17.8 x 25.4 cm)
TIRES / REAR 20 x 11 x 9 in. (50.8 x 27.9 x 22.9 cm)
WHEELS Steel
DRY WEIGHT 429 lb (195 kg)
L X W X H (IN) 72 x 40.5 x 43.5 in.
L X W X H (CM) 183 x 103 x 110.5 cm
WHEELBASE 47 in. (118.7 cm)
SEAT HEIGHT 31.5 in. (80 cm)
GROUND CLEARANCE 10.2 in. (26 cm) center of ATV
FUEL CAPACITY 3.3 gal (12.5 L)
INSTRUMENTATION Neutral light, reverse light and oil / temperature light
LIGHTING 2 headlamps (35-W) with tail light and brake light
AVAILABLE COLOR Yellow
FACTORY WARRANTY 6 months limited warranty
PRICE $4,049
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