Honda CMX 250 Rebel
The Honda Rebel 250 cruiser began its history in 1985 as a training motorcycle for beginners and girls. The classic layout and controls made it possible to lay the foundations for controlling a chopper-like technique and subsequently switch to a full-fledged and more cubature motorcycle. Light weight, simplicity and reliability of the main components / assemblies - all these qualities are quite suitable for the Honda Rebel 250.
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The model gained great popularity in the countries of North America, but for several years it was also sold in Europe.
The motorcycle also has a name - Honda CMX 250.
The main feature of the Honda Rebel 250 is an air-cooled, in-line 2-cylinder 234 cc engine. see, giving out about 19 hp. power and 19 Nm of torque. The maximum performance of the motor is reached at 5500-6500 rpm.
Other features of the Honda Rebel 250 include a classic steel frame, 5-speed gearbox, drum rear brake, simple suspension in the form of a conventional telescopic fork in the front and a double shock absorber in the rear.
2016 was the last year for the Honda Rebel 250. It is being replaced by two motorcycles at once - Honda Rebel 300 and Honda Rebel 500.
Specifications Honda Rebel 250:
|Model||Honda Rebel 250|
|Engine type||2-cylinder, 4-stroke, in-line|
|Working volume||234 cm³|
|Bore / stroke||53.0 x 53.0 mm|
|Compression ratio||9.2: 1|
|Number of valves per cylinder||SOHC, 2 valves per cylinder|
|Fuel supply system||carburetor, 1x Keihin, 26 mm|
|Maximum power||18.7 hp (13.8 kW) at 6500 rpm|
|Maximum torque||19.0 Nm (1.94 kgm) at 5500 rpm|
|Front tire size||90 / 100-18|
|Rear tire size||130 / 90-15M / C (66P)|
|Front brakes||1 disc 240 mm, 2-piston caliper|
|Front suspension||33mm Telescopic Fork (Fixed), 120mm Travel|
|Rear suspension||linkage with two shock absorbers (5-stage preload adjustment), stroke - 74 mm|
|Saddle height||675 mm|
|Minimum ground clearance||150 mm|
|Acceleration to 100 km / h||11.86 sec|
|Maximum speed||110 km / h|
|Fuel tank capacity||10.5 l|
|Motorcycle weight (dry)||136 kg|
Average fuel consumption for the Honda CMX250 Rebel is 3.76 liters per 100 kilometers. The exact value depends on the riding style.