2008 Yamaha V-Star 250

$2,495.00


New/Used
Used
Usage
5833 Miles
Availability
In Stock
Location
Glen's Sport Center, Inc.
Primary Color
Maroon
Stock #
10494
Title
Clean
Condition
Good
Year
2008
Manufacturer
Yamaha
Model
V-Star 250

Overview

Dealer Insights

Very Nice little starter bike for anyone and has a v twin engine, like the big popular bikes have. Low maintenance!

Description

Plenty of torque, smooth roll-on power, light weight and a seat just 27 inches from the pavement make the V Star 250 super-nimble and maneuverable, and the perfect Star to get started on.

  • Light weight and a seat just 27 inches from the pavement make the V Star 250 a great trainer as well as a great choice for riders who appreciate the fun that comes in small packages.
  • Dual exhausts, plenty of quality chrome and typical Star attention to detail; this is one sharp little cruiser.
  • Front disc brake provides highly controllable stopping power.
Engine
  • 249cc air-cooled, 60-degree V-twin engine with a long, 66mm stroke produces plenty of bottom-end torque and smooth roll-on power.
  • Single 26mm Mikuni downdraft carburetor ensures optimal fuel/air mixing and delivery with superb throttle response.
  • Widely geared five-speed transmission makes the most of V Star 250's powerband.
  • Easy, dependable electric starting.
  • Beautiful dual chrome exhaust pipes let the engine breathe and put out that classic V-twin rumble.
  • Automatic cam chain tensioner virtually eliminates maintenance and helps extend engine life.
Chassis/Suspension
  • 58.7-inch wheelbase creates a long, low package with great handling and maneuverability.
  • 282mm single front disc brake and a rear drum brake provide plenty of stopping power.
  • Plush and low-stepped saddle keeps the center of gravity low and lets almost everybody flatfoot the pavement.
  • Telescopic front fork with 5.5 inches of travel provides a nice, smooth ride.
  • Twin rear shocks feature 3.9 inches of travel and adjustable spring preload for versatility under various loads.
Additional Features
  • Extensive chrome details accent engine and side covers for incomparable “big bike” fit and finish.
  • Stylishly sculpted teardrop fuel tank features 2.5-gallon capacity for excellent cruising range.
  • Chrome pullback handlebars are easy to reach and great looking.
  • Forward-set footpegs enhance rider comfort by creating added legroom.
  • Wide rear fender and front and rear wire-spoked wheels add the perfect classic, retro touch to this stylish package.
Specifications
  • Engine Type: 249cc air-cooled, SOHC 60-degree V-twin, 2 valves/cylinder
  • Bore x Stroke: 49 x 66mm
  • Compression Ratio: 10.0:1
  • Carburetion: 26mm Mikuni
  • Ignition: TCI
  • Transmission: 5-speed; multiplate wet clutch
  • Final Drive: Chain
  • Frame: Steel tube
  • Suspension/Front: 33mm fork; 5.5-in travel
  • Suspension/Rear: Dual shocks; adjustable preload,3.9-in travel
  • Brakes/Front: Hydraulic disc, 282mm
  • Brakes/Rear: 130mm drum
  • Tires/Front: 3.00-18
  • Tires/Rear: 130/90-15
  • Wheels: Laced
  • Length: 86.2 in
  • Width: 32.1 in
  • Height: 44.9 in
  • Seat Height: 27.0 in
  • Wheelbase: 58.7 in
  • Dry Weight: 302 lb
  • Fuel Capacity: 2.5 gal
  • Warranty: 1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)

Specs

Engine

Engine Type
249 cc air-cooled, SOHC 60 deg. V-twin, 2 valves/cylinder
Displacement
249 cc
Bore and Stroke
49 x 66 mm
Cooling
Air Cooled
Compression Ratio
10.0:1
Fuel System
26 mm Mikuni
Ignition
TCI

Chassis

Front Suspension
33 mm fork; 5.5 in. travel
Rear Suspension
Dual shocks; adjustable preload,3.9 in. travel
Front Brakes
Hydraulic disc, 282 mm
Rear Brakes
130 mm drum
Front Tire
3.00-18
Rear Tire
130/90-15

Dimensions

Wheelbase
58.7 in.
Seat Height
27.0 in.
Fuel Capacity
2.5 gal.
Dry Weight
302 lbs

Transmission

Transmission
5-speed; multiplate wet clutch
Final Drive
Chain

General

Colors
Black Cherry (Very Dark Metallic Red)
Warranty
1 Year (Limited Factory Warranty)