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2008 Honda Nighthawk 250

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2008 Honda Nighthawk 250

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2008 Honda Nighthawk 250 Specifications

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Model Type  Standard
BASE MSRP(US)  $3,699.00
Dealers Honda Dealers
Warranty  6
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Engine:  
Engine Type  Parallel Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Air
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Compression Ratio  9.2:1
Starter  Electric
Fuel Requirements  Regular
Fuel Type  Gas
Transmission:  
Transmission Type  Manual
Number Of Speeds  5
Primary Drive (Rear Wheel)  Chain
Wheels & Tires:  
Front Tire (Full Spec)  90/100 R18
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  120/90 R16
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Drum
Rear Brake Type  Drum
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  56.3 / 1430
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  4.3 / 16.3

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By James(Owner), Dec. 2, 2008
so good! I've had the Nighthawk 250 for 6 months and it's been a very reliable, fun little bike. I've always owned bigger bikes, and thought I might regret purchasing this 250. I was wrong. Although it doesn't have the freeway speed/power of a bigger bike, it still does the job. I've had a few ... Read Full Review

 

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Great starter bike...
By Allen Twisdale(Owner), Dec. 24, 2008
Like everybody else says, it needs more power. It has to work too hard on the highway and still barely keeps up with traffic, but thats not what really it's for... It's a nimbal lightweight (300 lbs and some change) starter bike thats perfect for learning to negotiate those low speed short turns (th... Read Full Review

 

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Nighthawk 250
By Cindy Trump(Owner), Dec. 5, 2008
I have had the nighthawk for about (6) months now, a bang for your buck. Its my first bike but wish it had more power.
Great start bike and good for driven around town, not a freeway bike. Read Full Review

 

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Good bike, great price
By Nhawk01(Owner), Sep. 1, 2008

I've had a Nighthawk for a while now, and other than a few issues that were fixed under warranty, its a pretty good bike. It could use more power though, and maybe some better tires. But its a good bike considering the price. I would buy it again. Read Full Review

 

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