Every other day we read about a new motorcycle. Now you can’t have them all, or you will end up with more motorcycles on your front porch than shirts in your wardrobe. But there are motorcycles that let you have the best of many worlds and still occupy a single parking spot. Honda CRF250L and CRF250L Rally are such motorcycles. Fill them up and you are ready to go to the office or on an adventure trail.
Both the models are powered by a fuel-injected single-cylinder engine, complete with an electric starter, counterbalance, and double-overhead cams. The CRF250L is packed with many improvements and tweaks. Enjoy the motorcycle’s power at low and mid range courtesy of a bigger throttle body. The airbox and the exhaust header have also been updated.
At the heart of CRF250L Rally is the same updated standard 250L engine, but it gets many other things that make it Rally worthy. The fuel tank on CRF250L Rally is larger, the bodywork is in sync with Dakar traditions. windscreen, skid plate and extra suspension.
The 2017 CRF250L Rally will be available in the US from March 2017 at $5,899 (AED 21,666) while the standard CRF250L has a starting price of $5099 (AED 18,728). There is yet no word on these being available in the Middle East.