Originally Posted by switchback
After reading all the praise am I missing something? The bike had around 2-3k miles and was missing it's baffle so I know it was lean. What kind of performance should be expected of a 250?
It would make a difference if it's jetted and needle shimmed. It's not a rocket if you just got off a 650something, but rather but fun fun and easy to control and go go go. And no problem starting and keeping up with normal traffic up to 65. 65+mph acceleration--> leave that to the bigger bikes.