Suzuki TU250 Fuel-Injected Fun

For those of you looking for a great beginner motorcycle, this is it. The Suzuki TU250 offers that cool retro look along with modern electronics and fuel injection. The 250cc power plant offers enough juice to get you around, but not so much as to get you in to trouble. With prices beginning at just over 4 grand, why wouldn’t you consider one?

2012 Suzuki TU250



Overall Length 2070 mm (81.5 in)   Overall Width 750 mm (29.5 in)

Wheelbase 1375 mm (54.1 in)

Ground Clearance 165 mm (6.5 in)

Seat Height 770 mm (30.3 in)

Curb Weight 148 kg (326 lbs)

Transmission 5-speed constant mesh

Final Drive Chain, DID520V, 108 links

Suspension Front Telescopic, coil spring, oil damped

Suspension Rear Swingarm type, coil spring, oil damped

Brakes Front Disc brake

Brakes Rear Drum brake

Tires Front 90/90-18 M/C 51S, tube type

Tires Rear 110/90-18 M/C 61S, tube type

Fuel Tank Capacity 12.0 L (3.2 US gallons)


Displacement 249cc, 4-stroke, air-cooled, single cylinder, OHC

Fuel System Suzuki fuel injection

Starter Electric

Ignition Electronic ignition (transistorized)

MPG 79


Warranty 12 month unlimited mileage limited warranty.