The 250 motocross is in for a shake up! Today, Yamaha has announced the all-new and exciting 2019 Yamaha YZ250F.
Not content with dominating the national race scene in Australia, the factory has specced the new YZ250F with an all-new engine, new frame, new bodywork and features never before seen in the 250cc class – such as smart phone tuning.
2019 Yamaha YZ250F features
Smart phone tuning system – use your iphone to change engine and fuel settings and check diagnostics
Electric starter system with ultra-lightweight lithium battery
New engine with higher-compression piston and new intake and exhaust valves delivers more top-end power
Engine cylinder is also lighter and angled more upright to improve mass-centralisation
Enhanced cooling with larger and repositioned radiators
Two-mode adjustable engine mapping
Lighter gears and selector drum with larger-diameter clutch to boost reliability even further&
Larger upper frame bracing improves rigidity and durability, while wider rear frame spars and all-new engine mounts centralise mass for the best possible balance of bump absorption, stiffness and feeling of grip
Updated class -leading KYB suspension settings to match the updated frame and engine layout
New compact body and seat design
Enhanced mass centralisation with engine, aluminium muffler and more compact fuel tank positioned close to the machine’s centre
Large 270mm front brake
Adjustable four-position handlebar mounts
Fresh embedded graphics, blue rocker cover
Simplified servicing with tool-less access to the air filter
The 2019 YZ250F will hit Australian showrooms early August priced at $11,399 RRP inc GST. It will be available in two colours, Team Yamaha Blue and White and Competition White.