Honda CRF250L (2012 - present)

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Honda CRF250L (2012 - present)
The CRF250L must be mercilessly and utterly thrashed at all times – it’s the only way. And it’s fun.

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Reviewed: 1 August 2012 by Mark Forsyth
Remember Honda’s once ubiquitous XL185? It was a solid and dependable, if unexciting performer and became the chosen steed of the die-hard green laner. The little XL curried such favour because you could literally throw one upside down into a stinking bog and it’d still tick over like a sewing machine ...  Continue reading


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6 user reviews of Honda CRF250L (2012 - present) See all

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Well imo it's best suited for short distance commuting or exploring back road & single track lanes where its manoeuvrability is more suited than a big bike.
There were far better trail bikes circa 1980 eg DT17 Continue reading...
I've owned 5 trail bikes in total: Honda XL185S, Suzuki DR125S, Yamaha XT350, Honda MTX80 and Honda CRF250L. Before buying the CRF I looked at the Kawasaki KLX250, but that was more expensive and Yamaha had dis Continue reading...
dont buy one and spend your money on a second hand WR250 Continue reading...
I heard the news about the introduction of the CRF L and was interested as there is not much completion for 250 trail bikes at the moment. A friend bough one and I liked the look of it and booked a test ride. I Continue reading...
This bike makes me wonder why I ever felt I needed more. It's practical economical transport that is dam good fun while it does it, wether thrashing down backroads taking in some proper off road or pottering do Continue reading...


I'm pretty sure this was reviewed recently?

Posted: 24/09/2012 at 23:39

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