Aug 24, 2006
Okay, I have asked many times here before, and have had numerous responses ranging from a KDX 200, to a CRF250x/r/f.

But the problem is I am leaning more towards a 4 stroke now, and I can't find many CRF250"" in my area.

The one bike that I do see alot in my price range is the YZ250f. I'm wondering if this bike is good for me.

Thanks, Dan. :cool:

1) your physical size (both height and weight are important)
14 years old. 15 in december. 6'0'', 152lbs

2) How physical / aggressive are you ?
I am aggressive, and dont scare easily.

3) what do you plan to ride- MX/SX tracks, woods, fields with friends or ?????
Woods, Friends, Dirt Paths, Maybe a track someday.

4) Do you have any riding experience?
On a auto-clutch quad... :bang:

5) Do you think you will race ?
maybe someday, but in a few years

6) Are you mechanically inclined and will you be doing your own bike work?
I can do the simple things. Chain, Oil, etc.

7) Do YOU have a preferance to a brand/ motor choice (2 or 4 stroke)?
4 stroke, no brand

8) Do you have a dealer close by your home that you might use and what brand(s) does he carry?

9) How much ($) do you plan to spend on a bike?
around $2000 to $2500

10) Do you live in California?

11) Your age?
almost 15

12) anything else that you think would help form an opinion

I want a bike I can learn on, but that is fast, and doesn't chug along. I also want a 4 stroke.


Mar 20, 2007
maintenance will cost more than you want to pay on a 4 stroke. Go for a 2 stroke, they are lighter, quicker, cheaper, and way less maintenance.
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