2010 Yamaha YZ250F

2010 Yamaha YZ250F
MSRP $6,990

The all new, Bilateral Beam frame is specific to the 250F and is more compact than the previous generation chassis for superior cornering. The optimized engine delivers a new level of power in the low-to-midrange, with a great torquey feel, exactly where riders want it.

2010 Yamaha YZ250F First Ride

2010 Yamaha YZ250F First Ride

Two days around the National-prepped Washougal Motocross Park on the 2010 Yamaha YZ250F was dirt bike heaven. The redesigned 2010 YZ250F is much different from older models, and from the newest batch of 250F MX bikes.

Engine TypeDOHC 4-stroke; 5 titanium valves
Engine Displacement250cc
Bore Stroke77.0mm x 53.6mm
Compression Ratio13.5:1
Fuel SystemKeihin FCR MX37
Starting SystemNA
TransmissionConstant-mesh 5-speed; multiplate wet clutch
Final DriveChain Drive
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height38.9 in
Wheelbase57.7 in
Front SuspensionSpeed-Sensitive System inverted fork; fully adjustable, 11.8-in travel
Rear SuspensionFully adjustable single shock; 12.0-in travel
Front BrakeHydraulic single disc brake, 250mm
Rear BrakeHydraulic single disc brake, 245mm
Front Tire80/100-21
Rear Tire110/90-19
Fuel Capacity1.7 gal
Dry Weight224.8 lb (wet)

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 Yamaha YZ450F

2016 Yamaha YZ Models First Look

Yamaha released its 2016 line of motocross models, including the 2016 YZ450F, two-strokers, and a special 2016 YZ250X built specifically for Cross Country and Hare Scramble competitions.