Honda 250EX Specsby Wes Walcott
The Honda Sportrax 250EX is a sport style all-terrain vehicle (ATV) designed for recreational motor enthusiasts of any skill level. An automatic clutch and maintenance-free shaft drive combined with a powerful engine and high performance suspension make the Sportrax 250EX an attractive choice for both veterans and entry-level users alike.
The Sportrax 250EX has a 229 cc air-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke engine that is mounted longitudinally so that direct drive-shaft alignment to the back wheels permits a more efficient power transfer. The engine also features a 2.7-inch bore, 2.45-inch stroke, 0.87-inch piston valve, and electric starter.
The five-speed transmission on the Sportrax 250EX features sport riding gear ratios, reverse, and an automatic clutch to make shifting more accessible to beginner riders.
Double-wishbone front suspension and a steel swingarm with rear shock absorption provide the Sportrax 250EX with 5.9 inches of travel in the front and 5.7 inches of travel in the back. The ATV's double-cradle steel chassis is lightweight and designed with recreational driving in mind.
Consistent braking power on the Sportrax 250EX is provided by dual hydraulic 6.85-inch disc brakes in the front and a fully sealed rear mechanical drum brake.
The Sportrax 250EX is 6.83 inches long, 41.8 inches wide, and 42.2 inches high. In addition to 5.9 inches of ground clearance and a wheelbase of 44.3 inches, the ATV has a turning radius of 9.2 feet and dry weight of 349 lbs.
The Sportrax 250EX is equipped with a 2.7-gallon fuel tank and 0.7-gallon reserve tank.