2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle Review

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This year Yamaha has launched the new 2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle and proved to be the Most Bike Selling Brand in the world. This adventure bike features the light and nimble chassis with the strong frame. It features the new low seat height gives the best control over the ride. The bike has the best durability and features an electric start button for an easy start. This motorcycle features the powerful engine offering the massive amount of acceleration and torque. The new 2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle is said to be the perfect traveling companion in all kind of surfaces. The review of all-new 2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle is written below.

2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle

2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle – Features

Engine Features

The all-new 2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle comes with the air-cooled engine of 249cc. This engine has the four-stroke technology with the compression ratio of 9.5:1. It delivers impressive performance on and off-road. It features the new fuel injection for smooth throttle response and offers an easy starting in all conditions. The new forged pistons are light and strong inside the plated cylinder that helps in dissipation of heat more efficiently with an increase in performance and durability. The light crankshaft delivers the quick responsive power. The new wide-ratio of five-speed transmission offers the max power and performance in the wide range of surfaces and conditions. The new straighter intake tract also helps in improving the overall performance. The adventure bike features the hassle-free push-button electric start, which adds extra convenience and reliability. This engine is fixed high in the frame to offers the maximum ground clearance of 11.2 inches. An automatic cam chain tensioner means only a little maintenance is required and the engine has a longer life.

2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle

Chassis/ Suspension Features

The all-new 2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle features the new semi-double-cradle steel frame that achieves the lighter, nimble feel through the greater centralization of mass. The greater lateral and torsional rigidity and a reduced weight of the lower frame parts help in the stable and light handling. This touring bike features the new front fork contains the 8.9 inches of travel that soak up the rough stuff on all kinds of surfaces. The new aluminum lower triple clamps maintain the weight down. Due to the 51 degrees of turning angle of a handlebar, the handling and turning of the motorcycle are made much easier. It has the short wheelbase of only 53.5 inches giving the super-tight turning radius for excellent maneuverability. The new rear shock with the wheel travel of 7.1 inches containing the motocross linkage system for superb and smooth ride. This bike has an aluminum wheels of 21 inches of front and 18 inches of the rear for maximum durability and to reduce the unsprung weight for best suspension performance and handling. The new 2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle features the ground clearance of approximately 11.2 inches for greater off-road capabilities.

2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle

Unique Key Features

  • Advanced Long-Travel Suspension.
  • Modern Fuel Injection.
  • Convenient Electric Start.
  • Dual Disc Brakes.

Additional Features

The new 2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle features the multifunctional digital LCD instrument panel with an awesome green background lighting, which is the easily visible day or night. This system also removes an unnecessary weight from the handlebar for precise and accurate handling. There is a stylish gas tank that has the capacity of 2.6 gallons. It is large enough for long-range riding. The new seat offers the balanced riding experience providing the maximum movement and comfort for the rider. Like the 2017 Yamaha TW200, this new motorcycle also offers incredible riding experience. The new front fender of this bike is durable, wide and is designed to keep the mud and dirt away from rider while riding off-road. The new passenger foot pegs are attached with the frame offering two-up riding capability. The new endure styled halogen headlight of 60/55-watt contains the 133 mm of the lens for outstanding visibility at night. The turn indicators are flex-attached offering the greater durability against breakage. The reliable fork boots prevent the fork sliders from damage due to debris and rocks. The all-new spark arrestor makes the XT trail ready. The new 2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle features the dependable and low maintenance battery.

2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle

2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle – Price

The new 2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle comes with an awesome Mineral Blue color. It is available from June 2016 with the price tag of $5,199 only.

2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle – Specs with Pics

Engine

Engine Type 249 cc air-cooled SOHC 4-stroke single, 2 valves
Bore x Stroke 74 mm x 58 mm
Compression Ratio 9.5:1
Fuel Delivery Yamaha Fuel Injection (YFI)
Ignition TCI: Transistor Controlled Ignition
Transmission 5-speed, multi-plate wet clutch
Final Drive Chain

2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle Specs

Chassis

Suspension / Front 35 mm telescopic fork; 8.9 inches travel
Suspension / Rear Single shock, adjustable preload, and rebound damping, 7.1 inches travel
Brakes / Front Single disc, 245 mm
Brakes / Rear Single disc, 203 mm
Tires / Front 2.75-21
Tires / Rear 120/80-18

2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle Specs

Dimensions

L x W x H 84.6 inches x 31.7 inches x 45.7 inches
Seat Height 31.9 inches
Wheelbase 53.5 inches
Rake (Caster Angle) 26.4°
Trail 4.2 inches
Maximum Ground Clearance 11.2 inches
Fuel Capacity 2.6 gallons / CA model, 2.4 gallons
Fuel Economy 76 mpg
Wet Weight 291 lb

2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle Specs

Other

Warranty 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)

 2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle

Conclusion

This article is about the review of 2017 Yamaha XT250 Adventure Touring Motorcycle. It is an amazing dual sport Yamaha Bike having multiple features that make it amazing to ride. The color combination of the chassis is incredible and its graphics are excellent. The seat offers incredible comfort and movement when riding on rough surfaces. It is an ideal bike for adventure lovers.

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