Is the WR 250 a good bike?

The WR250F is an incredibly comfortable ride. The suspension settings are noticeably softer in comparison to the motocross version, but still offer plenty of resistance to bottoming. The fork offers enough holdup under braking that you still have confidence to drive harder into corners in comparison to other models.

Is a WR250R reliable?

“These bikes are unbelievably reliable. We have clocked up more than 350,000kms on them and have never had an issue. All they require is regular servicing – we don’t even need to shim the valves.”

Why did they discontinue the WR250R?

Yamaha says “global production efficiency” is the main reason the WR250R is no longer with us. Yamaha offers 40 different motorcycle and scooter models in the United States alone, and that number is supplemented by various bikes for the global market.

How fast does a WR 250 go?

87 MPH
The Yamaha WR250R is a dual-sport motorcycle made by Yamaha Motor Company….Yamaha WR250R.

Manufacturer Yamaha Motor Company
Bore / stroke 77.0 mm × 53.6 mm (3.03 in × 2.11 in)
Compression ratio 11.8:1
Top speed 87 MPH
Power 29.5 HP at the crank

What is the difference between WR250F and WR250R?

Despite the WR designation, the WR250R is not based on the WR250F off-road bike at all—the 2017 Yamaha WR250R has a completely different chassis and motor from the WR250F. So, starting with a nearly clean sheet, the WR250R is a purpose-built dual-sport motorcycle.

When did the WR250F get fuel injection?

Significant advances

2003 Automatic decompression exhaust cam and electric starting
2006 Digital display
2007 Aluminium frame
2015 Bilateral beam frame, 6-speed transmission, Rear slant cylinder, KYB SSS Forks, and Fuel Injection

Does the WR250R have enough power?

Fuel injected in a liquid-cooled DOHC motor, the WR250R delivers decent power, producing upwards of 27 horses….How Much Horsepower Does A Wr250R Have?

Manufacturer Yamaha Motor Company
Top speed 87 MPH
Power 29.5 HP at the crank
Ignition type TCI
Transmission 6-speed

What’s the difference between WR250R and WR250F?

From their appearances alone it’s easy to see why the WR250F (right) is the superior machine for off-road riding. But the WR250R can follow it nearly anywhere at a slower pace, and keep going when the road requires a license plate.

When did Yamaha stop making the WR250R?

“With deep consideration of evolving global market trends and regulations that limit production volumes on certain models, the following Yamaha models will be discontinued after model year 2020: YZF-R6, VMAX, WR250R and SMAX.

What does WR stand for Yamaha?

The WR in the name indicates a wide-ratio gear box common to most enduro or trail bikes and stands in contrast to the close-ratio gearbox essential to a motocross racer.

What does Yamaha WR stand for?

wide-ratio gear box
The WR in the name indicates a wide-ratio gear box common to most enduro or trail bikes and stands in contrast to the close-ratio gearbox essential to a motocross racer.

What does the F stand for in WR250F?

“f” – fabulous.