Motorcycles 2021 Yamaha WR250F Dyno Test
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After enjoying a, the WR250F with cosmetic changes including a blue headlight, blue side number plates, black fork guards, and new graphics. We did not get the opportunity to test the last year due to the coronavirus pandemic, but took delivery of the 2021 model recently to , weigh, measure, and test the latest iteration of Yamaha’s 250cc four-stroke enduro motorcycle.
The WR250F is trail-focused, as opposed to a bike that is designed to be able to cross over from the trails to the motocross track like theoff-road racer. Although not California green-sticker eligible like it has been in years past, the WR250F comes with different ECU tuning than the and , and features a Forestry Service-compliant spark arrestor-equipped muffler. The bike is California red-sticker eligible and features quite a few enduro-specific components that are not featured on the YZ250FX in stock trim including a multifunction enduro meter, radiator fan, headlight, and taillight.
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2021 marks the first time we have run a WR250F on the Dirt Rider, so we were extra curious to see how the ’s trail-focused 250 four-stroke would perform, especially in comparison to the in spite of the different engine and ECU settings and mufflers between them. When all was said and done, the WR250F spun 36.1 hp at 12,000 rpm and 17.9 pound-feet of torque at 8,100 rpm, which is 2.9 less peak horsepower and only 0.1 less pound-feet of torque than the at peak.
2021 Yamaha WR250F Engine Specifications
|Type:||DOHC, liquid-cooled, four-stroke single-cylinder; 4 valves/cyl.|
|Bore x Stroke:||77.0 x 53.6mm|
|Fuel Delivery:||Electronic fuel injection|
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