2013 Yamaha V Star 250 | Small Bikes Rule!

Same Road, Same Scenery

By Zack Courts, Photography by Joe Neric

Tech Spec

Price $4290
Engine type a-c 60-deg. V-twin
Valve train SOHC, 4v
Displacement 249cc
Transmission 5-speed
Claimed horsepower na
Claimed torque na
Frame Tubular-steel double-cradle
Front suspension KYB 33mm fork
Rear suspension Dual KYB shocks with adjustable spring preload
Front brake Tokico two-piston caliper, 282mm disc
Rear brake Drum, 130mm
Front tire 3.00-18 Cheng Shin 4PR
Rear tire 130/90-15 Cheng Shin 66P
Seat height 27.0 in.
Wheelbase 58.7 in.
Fuel capacity 2.4 gal.
Claimed curb weight 333 lbs.
Contact www.yamaha-motor.com
Verdict: 4.5 stars out of 5
Feel like a star. A teeny-tiny star, seen from very far away.

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