2009 Honda CRF250R

2009 Honda CRF250R
MSRP $6,549

The first thing you notice on this year’s quarter-liter CRF is its white and red plastics. Besides the new colors, however, other changes inside are a bit more difficult to notice.

2009 Honda CRF250R First Ride

2009 Honda CRF250R First Ride

MotoUSA spins laps on Honda's updated 2009 CRF250R. Follow along as we put it through its paces at Southern California's Piru Motocross Park.

Engine TypeSingle-cylinder four-stroke
Engine Displacement249cc
Bore Stroke78.0mm x 52.2mm
Compression Ratio12.9:1
Fuel SystemNA
Starting SystemNA
TransmissionClose-ratio five-speed
Final Drive#520 chain; 13T/51T
Rake Trail27.9 degrees, 125 mm (4.9 inches)
Seat Height38.0 inches
Wheelbase58.2 inches
Front Suspension47.0mm inverted Showa cartridge fork, 12.4-inch travel
Rear SuspensionPro-Link Showa single-shock with spring preload, 12.4-inch travel
Front BrakeSingle-disc with twin-piston caliper
Rear BrakeSingle-disc
Front Tire80/100-21
Rear Tire100/90-19
Fuel Capacity1.9 gallons
Dry WeightNA

2016 250F Shootout

2016 250 Motocross Shootout

MotoUSA’s 2016 250 Motocross Shootout features six machines from six different manufacturers all vying for supremacy in the 250 MX class.

2016 Honda CRF250R

2016 Honda CRF250R First Ride

MotoUSA takes a First Ride on the 2016 Honda CRF250R, which received changes aimed at increasing horsepower and improving handling.