2014 Yamaha YZ250F

2014 Yamaha YZ250F
MSRP $7,490

The Yamaha YZ250F has been given a Bilateral Beam frame, all-new design of the seat, fuel tank, air box, and wrap-around exhaust system and an exhaust that circles the cylinder. It comes with a larger air filter element, an adjustable fuel injection system, KYB air/oil separated forks and an aluminum muffler.

2014 Yamaha YZ250F Second Ride

2014 Yamaha YZ250F Second Ride

A few months ago MotoUSA took a short ride on a pre-production 2014 Yamaha YZ250F. Now the production version is here. Is it just as impressive?

Engine TypeDOHC, four-stroke, four titanium valves
Engine Displacement249cc
Bore Stroke77.0 mm x 53.6 mm
Compression Ratio13.5:1
Fuel SystemYamaha Fuel Injection (YFI), Keihin 44 mm
Starting SystemElectric
TransmissionConstant-mesh five-speed; multiplate wet clutch
Final DriveChain
Rake TrailNA
Seat Height38.0 in.
Wheelbase58.1 in.
Front SuspensionKYB Speed-Sensitive System, inverted fork: fully adjustable, 12.2-in. travel
Rear SuspensionKYB Fully adjustable single shock; 12.4-in. travel
Front BrakeHydraulic single disc brake, 250 mm
Rear BrakeHydraulic single disc brake, 245 mm
Front Tire80/100-21
Rear Tire100/90-19
Fuel Capacity2.0 gal.
Dry Weight231 lbs. (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.