Honda VTR250

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Honda VTR250
HONDA VTR250 2003 Pearl Shining Yellow.jpg
ManufacturerHonda Motor Company
Also calledVTR, VTR 250
Production1988 - present
PredecessorHonda VT250 Spada
ClassNaked bike
Engine249cc vertical twin
Transmission5 gear manual
Wheelbase1405 mm.
DimensionsL 2035 mm. W 725 mm.
Seat height760 mm.
Weight141 kg.
Fuel capacity13 L.

The Honda VTR 250 is a motorcycle produced by Japanese company Honda for mid-range and entry level riders. The VTR 250 is essentially the smallest of Honda's Interceptor line of motorcycles. It is often seen as being an ideal first bike and is widely sold in the Asia Pacific but is more difficult to obtain in European countries and North America.

The VTR 250 was sold in the United States from 1988 to 1990, with only moderate changes occurring over the three model years. The engine was a 249cc 4-stroke liquid-cooled DOHC V-twin with a 6-speed transmission.

It is often seen as the learner alternative to the popular Ducati Monster, with a mimic Trellis frame and initially a a similar instrument layout, with no tachometer. A tachometer is featured on 2003-present models.