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Yamaha DS250 DragStar Specs

The Yamaha DS250 DragStar model is a Custom / cruiser bike manufactured by Yamaha . In this version sold from year 2012 , the dry weight is  and it is equipped with a V2, four-stroke motor. The engine produces a maximum peak output power of 20.78 HP (15.2 kW) @ 8000 RPM and a maximum torque of 20.70 Nm (2.1 kgf-m or 15.3 ft.lbs) @ 6000 RPM . With this drive-train, the Yamaha DS250 DragStar is capable of reaching a maximum top speed of  . On the topic of chassis characteristics, responsible for road holding, handling behavior and ride comfort, the Yamaha DS250 DragStar has a Double cradle frame with front suspension being Telescopic fork and at the rear, it is equipped with Swingarm . Stock tire sizes are 80/100-18 on the front, and 130/90-15 on the rear. As for stopping power, the Yamaha DS250 DragStar braking system includes Single disc size 282 mm (11.1 inches) at the front and Expanding brake (drum brake) size 130 mm (5.1 inches) at the back. 

Yamaha DS250 DragStar General Information

Brand Yamaha 
Model Yamaha DS250 DragStar 
Start year 2012 
Year 2012 
Category Custom / cruiser 
Factory Warranty (Years / miles)

Yamaha DS250 DragStar Dimensions, Aerodynamics and weight

Frame type Double cradle 
Seat details Dual seat 
Wheelbase 1,530 mm (60.2 inches) 
Length 2,320 mm (91.3 inches) 
Width 910 mm (35.8 inches) 
Height 1,075 mm (42.3 inches) 
Seat Height 670 mm (26.4 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting. 
Alternate Seat Height
Ground Clearance 150 mm (5.9 inches) 
Trail size 135 mm (5.3 inches) 
Wheels details
Front Tyres - Rims dimensions 80/100-18 
Rear Tyres - Rims dimensions 130/90-15 
Front brakes Single disc 
Rear brakes Expanding brake (drum brake) 
Front Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 282 mm (11.1 inches) 
Rear Brakes Dimensions - Disc Dimensions 130 mm (5.1 inches) 
Curb Weight (including fluids) 160.0 kg (352.7 pounds) 
Dry Weight
Front Percentage of Weight
Rear Percentage of Weight
Weight-Power Output Ratio :
Fuel Tank Capacity 11.00 litres (2.91 gallons) 
Reserve Fuel Capacity
Carrying Details and Capacity
Front Suspension Telescopic fork 
Front Suspension Travel 140 mm (5.5 inches) 
Rear Suspension Swingarm 
Rear Suspension Travel 100 mm (3.9 inches) 

Yamaha DS250 DragStar Engine and Transmission Technical Data

Engine type - Number of cylinders V2, four-stroke 
Engine details
Fuel system Carburettor. BDS26 
Engine size - Displacement - Engine capacity 249.00 ccm (15.19 cubic inches) 
Bore x Stroke 49.0 x 66.0 mm (1.9 x 2.6 inches) 
Compression Ratio 10.0:1 
Number of valves per cylinder
Camshaft Valvetrain Configuration SOHC 
Maximum power - Output - Horsepower 20.78 HP (15.2 kW) @ 8000 RPM 
Maximum torque 20.70 Nm (2.1 kgf-m or 15.3 ft.lbs) @ 6000 RPM 
Engine Maximum RPM
Cooling system Air 
Lubrication system
Engine oil capacity 1.80 litres (1.90 quarts) 
Exhaust system
Gearbox 5-speed 
Transmission type, final drive ratio Chain 
Clutch type Wet multiple plate coil springs 
Driveline Constant mesh 

Yamaha DS250 DragStar Performance

Top Speed
Acceleration 0 to 100 km/h (0 to 62 mph)
Acceleration 0 to 400m (1/4 mile)
Recuperation 60 to 140 km/h in highest gear
Fuel Consumption - MPG - Economy - Efficiency
CO2 emissions

Yamaha DS250 DragStar Electrical Systems, Ignition and Equipment

Ignition Type TCI 
Electrical Details 12V, 6Ah battery 
Starter Type Electric 
Lights Halogen bulb 12V, 60/55W headlight 
How much horsepower does a Yamaha DS250 DragStar have?
The Yamaha DS250 DragStar has 20.78 HP (15.2 kW) @ 8000 RPM.

How tall (seat height) is a Yamaha DS250 DragStar?
The Yamaha DS250 DragStar seat height is 670 mm (26.4 inches) If adjustable, lowest setting.

How many gears does a Yamaha DS250 DragStar have?
The Yamaha DS250 DragStar have 5 gears.