1987 Honda XL250R Frame no. JH2MD1104HK302800 Engine no. MD11E 5303590

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Lot 238
1987 Honda XL250R
Frame no. JH2MD1104HK302800 Engine no. MD11E 5303590

Sold for £ 1,150 (US$ 1,596) inc. premium
1987 Honda XL250R
Frame no. JH2MD1104HK302800
Engine no. MD11E 5303590
Honda's first attempt at building an engine specifically for 'dirt' use, the SL (later XL) single-cylinder four-stroke motor was typically Honda in conception, being an all-alloy, overhead-cam, four-valve unit with integral five-speed gearbox, which was housed in a robust cradle-type frame. Weighing 305lbs with fuel and oil, the XL was on the heavy side for a 250cc dirt single but that figure was a reflection of its superior build quality and level of equipment. Top speed on the road was around 65mph. Honda's trail bike range was updated in the early 1980s, gaining Pro-Link mono-shock rear suspension (as developed on the factory moto-crossers), long-travel front forks and an 'R' model suffix. The current (third) owner acquired this XL250R in the spring of 2014 and advises us that it was serviced only 795 kilometres ago (at 21,000 kilometres). The machine is offered with Netherlands registration papers. Sold as viewed.

Footnotes

  • Nova
    If purchased by a UK resident, this machine will be subject to a NOVA Declaration, undertaken by Bonhams to facilitate its registration here in the UK via the DVLA.
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1987 Honda XL250R Frame no. JH2MD1104HK302800 Engine no. MD11E 5303590
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