2017 Vstrom 250

Discussion in 'Land of the Rising Sun: ADV Bikes from Japan' started by eakins, Oct 20, 2016.

  1. eakins

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  2. eakins

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    Doubt this will ever show in the US.
    Now if Suzuki had a 450 twin and this bike...
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  3. ivantheterrible

    ivantheterrible Been here awhile

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    Love it. I'd be all over it if it came here.
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  4. Lesharoturbo

    Lesharoturbo Nerdly Adventurer

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    Updated GS500 engine in this frame might be nice...
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  5. MariusD

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    Nice! I personally would never buy a 250 for adv duty, but it's sure nice to see the strom family growing!
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  6. swamp

    swamp Shut up. Ride.

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    250 cc sohc twin cylinder... I like the motor... everything else, is poo poo
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  7. tennyis

    tennyis Been here awhile

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    looks interesting! I'd consider it

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  8. BryceB

    BryceB It's OK, we know the Mayor!

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    I think I like the Versys 250 better. but I do like the luggage on the V-2trom 250

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  9. Gustavo

    Gustavo Motociclista Errante

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    This headlight would go a long way to improving the look of the bigger brothers:

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  10. DLRuapuke

    DLRuapuke Been here awhile

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    Transalp 700......ish......
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  11. Jimo368

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    Looks like the GW250 engine
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  12. RobbK

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    Wow that's kind of neat. Price it as close as possible to the csc 250 adv and I bet they would sell well
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  13. cyclopathic

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    I don't think it is intended for US or EU, China and India, other Asian countries.

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  14. homere

    homere Been here awhile

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    I ll take one
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  15. Motosapian

    Motosapian Been here awhile

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    In many asian markets that would be a prestigious bike.
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  17. BackpackerMoto

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    Dig it, but man, 392 wet for a 250?

    Still, along with the now-confirmed forthcoming BMW G310GS (34 hp, estimated 360 wet weight), there are some cool smaller bikes coming out.
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  18. eakins

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  19. eakins

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    Well the GW250 is built in China, with Suzuki watching, so maybe this will be too.
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  20. eakins

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    Yes that's who it's build for.
    Not designed for the US and other markets.
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