2014 Husqvarna FE 250 | Dirt Rider

2014 Husqvarna FE 250

  • 2014 Husqvarna FE 250

Editor's Rating

MSRP

$8,649

Displacement (CC)

250

Seat Height (in)

38

Dry Weight (lbs)

237

Husqvarna's 2014 FE 250 was built with the serious off-road enthusiast in mind. 250cc of power, a 38-inch seat height, and a sticker price of $8,649 differentiate this Husqvarna in what has become a highly competitive segment of the motorcycle market. Built in Austria but ridden the world over, the FE 250 was designed to be taken straight off the showroom floor and ridden away from the truck and into the elements - a 2.5-gallon tank provides fuel for the journey. Of course, a wide variety of mods for the FE 250 are available through a number of aftermarket companies in order to help you fine-tune this Husqvarna to your exact liking, although some of these changes may render it a competition-only machine. See what we think of the FE 250 and similar machines.

Husqvarna has a strong brand history in the sport of off-road, dating back to the days when legends like Malcolm Smith and JN Roberts used to rip these machines through the desert. Today, bikes like the $8,649 2014 FE 250 continue that signature Husky legacy with a blend of great engine performance, predictable handling, and suspension that can be made to work really, really well with just a little fine-tuning. There are plenty of riders and racers out there who want KTM-like performance without swimming with the orange crowd; if this sounds like you, then a new Husqvarna is an excellent choice.

Specifications

Engine

  • Bore (MM)78
  • Compression Ratio12.8:1
  • CoolingLiquid
  • Displacement in CC249.9
  • Displacement in CI15.2
  • Engine TypeSingle-Cylinder
  • StarterElectric
  • Stroke52.3
  • Valve ConfigurationDOHC

Transmission

  • Numer Of Speeds6
  • Transmission TypeManual

Tires

  • Front TireDunlop® MX51 80/100 R21
  • Rear TireDunlop® MX51 100/90 R19

Brakes

  • Front Brake Diameter260
  • Front Brake TypeHydraulic Disc
  • Rear Brake Diameter8.7
  • Rear Brake TypeHydraulic Disc

Suspension & Steering

  • Air AdjustableNo
  • Front Suspension Brand NameWP
  • Front Suspension TypeInverted Fork
  • Rear Adjustable Rebound DampingYes
  • Rear Adjustable Shock / Spring Pre-LoadYes
  • Rear Suspension TypeTwin Sided Swing Arm
  • Seat Height (in)38.2

Other

  • Fuel Capacity (gal)2.5
  • Manufacturer CountryAustria
  • Manufacturer TypeEnduro
  • Dry Weight (lbs)237
  • Wheelbase (in)58.3

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