CB250R vs Z 250

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Compare for Honda CB250R vs Kawasaki Z 250

The detailed motorcycle comparison of Honda CB250R and Kawasaki Z 250, based on price, specifications & other features is shown below. The Honda CB250R priced at RM22,999 while the Kawasaki Z 250 motorcycle has a price tag of RM14,849 - RM21,998 . Comparing the technical specifications, Kawasaki Z 250 engine displacement is 249 cc while the Honda CB250R houses a 250 cc engine.

Overview Honda CB250R Kawasaki Z 250
Off Road Price*
(Kuala Lumpur)
RM22,999 RM14,849
Available Color(s)
CB250R Colors
Z 250 Colors
Fuel Type
All Petrol Motorcycles
All Petrol Motorcycles
Vehicle Type
All Sport Motorcycles
All Sport Motorcycles

From The Experts

  • Pros
  • Cons
Honda CB250R

Modern café racer

Modern features

Learner friendly

Kawasaki Z 250

Great engine

Improved riding characteristics

Competitive Pricing

Honda CB250R


Polarizing design

Expensive by comparison

Kawasaki Z 250

 Atypical acceleration for a street fighter

No ABS even as an option

Too firm on bad roads

No gear indicator

Technical Specifications
Engine & Performance
Fuel Tank Size 10.1 L 11.0 L
Clutch Type Wet, Multi-Plate Wet, Multi-Plate
Exhaust Pipes Single Exhaust Single Exhaust
Drive Type Chain Drive Chain Drive
Cooling System Liquid Cooled Liquid Cooled
Engine Type Single Cylinder, 4-Stroke, Liquid Cooled, DOHC Single Cylinder, 4-Stroke, Liquid-Cooled, 4 Valves DOHC
Displacement 250 249
No. Of Strokes 4-Stroke 4-Stroke
Bore X Stroke 76 mm x 55 mm 72 mm x 61.2 mm
Compression Ratio 10.7:1 11.3:1
No. Of Cylinder 1 1
Valve Configuration DOHC DOHC
Maximum Power 27 27.6
Maximum Torque 23.3 Nm 22.6 Nm
RPM at Maximum Power 9000 9700
RPM at Maximum Torque 8000 8200
Seating Capacity 2 2
Length 2020 mm 1935 mm
Width 805 mm 700 mm
Height 1050 mm 1015 mm
Kerb Weight 145 kg 148 kg
Wheel Base 1355 mm 1330 mm
Ground Clearance 150 mm 180 mm
Seat Height 800 mm 785 mm
Category Sport Sport
Fuel & Ignition
Start Option Electric Electric
Ignition System Transistorized Digital
Fuel Supply System PGM-FI Fuel Injection
Fuel Type Petrol Petrol
Gear & Transmission
Gear Box 6-Speed 6-Speed
Transmission Type Manual Manual
Battery Voltage 12 V, 6 Ah 12 V
Chassis & Suspension
Front Suspension USD Fork Telescopic Fork
Rear Suspension Monoshock Uni Trak
Wheels & Tyres
Front Tyre 110/70 R17 110/80 R17
Rear Tyre 150/60 R17 130/70 R17
Front Wheel Size R17 R17
Rear Wheel Size R17 R17
Tyre Type Radial, Tubeless Radial
Safety & Security
Safety & Security
Back Rest
ABS Optional
Traction Control
Launch Control
Riding Modes Sport Sport
Leg Guards
Pass Switch
Wheel Lock Front/back
Shutter Lock
Side Stand Indicator
Tachometer Digital
Speedometer Digital Digital
Odometer Digital Digital
Display Screen
Fuel Gauge Digital Digital
Front Brake Disc Disc
Rear Brake Disc Disc
Indicator Light
Head Lamp LED LED
Adjustable Headlights
Tail Lamp LED LED
Differentiating Features
Cruise Control
Height Adjustable Seats
Chassis & Suspension
Seat Type Dual Stepped Dual Stepped
Body Frame Type Twin Spar Tube Diamond
Body Frame Material Steel Steel
Side Wings

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