2015 V Star 250

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Top Features:
  • 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.
  • The V Star 250 is the only V-twin in its class.
  • Estimated 78 mpg* means almost 200 miles between fill-ups.
Engine:
  • Air-cooled, 249cc, 60-degree V-twin engine with a long, 66mm stroke produces plenty of bottom-end torque and smooth roll-on power. The only V-twin engine in its class.
  • 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:
  • A custom style handlebar gives the V Star 250 a modern look and comfortable riding position.
  • 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.
  • Forward-set foot pegs 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.
 
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