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Honda Hornet 250cc is CB250 model from the production line. This is one of the popular motorcycles in Sri Lanka. In Japan this motorcycle was unveiled as Honda CB250F when it was marketed. Hornet 250cc motorbike was actually produced for the Japanese market only and was produced from 1996 till 2007. Lot of Honda CB250F was imported as used motorbikes in to Sri Lanka by the local motorcycle importers. Actually this model Honda CB250F is a heavy Street motorbike. So it is not suitable for motocross or trail tracks. Why the motorcycle is having CB in its name? In the early years Honda did produced C models, then CA and now CB models are their current versions. CB models allow the rider to keep his hands in stretch mode while the body will lean little forward. So these will make the rider to take curves easily by just giving his body weight on the curve side. The stretch hand mode while giving little body weight to the corner side allows taking the curve without turning the handle bar. Actually Honda’s CBR means Cross Beam Racer.
Honda Hornet 250 Price in Sri Lanka range from Rs 300,000/- to Rs 1000,000/-depending on its condition and chassis number. The average price of this model in perfect condition is Rs 700,000/. These street fighter modes are very popular for their exhaust sound. Most of the rider's will not stay idle at signal light stops; instead they will throttle their motorbike to give the exhaust sound to the other people to listen. According to local people this kind's of machines are petrol consuming one, but everyone want to own one for them. The original bikes used to come with 16 Lt Tank and single exhaust pipe. Here in Sri Lanka most of them are modified as twin exhausts bikes.
This liquid-cooled 4-cycle DOHC 4-cylinder 249cc engine features Honda's unique cam-gear train. You will get 40PS at 14,000 rpm while the highest marked line is 16,000 rpm. It is fitted with 6 gears for smooth power Transmission. The machine is fitted with Disc Brakes on the Front and Rear wheels, for better control on the road.
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