Start a New Search

Looking for a specific make, model or year of motorcycle, and how it compares to the competition? Looking to design your own? Use our Bike Finder, below, to get everything you need.

2009 Yamaha V Star 250

User Rating Motorcycle.com 54 of 105
2009 Cruiser

 

Overall
Performance
Quality & Reliability
Ride & Comfort
Value
2009 Yamaha V Star 250

2009 Yamaha V Star 250 pictures, prices, information, and specifications. Below is the information on the 2009 Yamaha V Star 250. If you would like to get a quote on a new 2009 Yamaha V Star 250 use our Build Your Own tool, or Compare this bike to other Cruiser motorcycles.To view more specifications, visit our Detailed Specifications.

2009 Yamaha V Star 250 Specifications

Motorcycle Insurance:

Identification
Model Type  Cruiser
BASE MSRP(US)  $3,790.00
Dealers Yamaha Dealers
Warranty  12
Insurance
Finance
Engine:  
Engine Type  V Twin
Cylinders  2
Engine Stroke  4-Stroke
Cooling  Air
Valves  4
Valves Per Cylinder  2
Valve Configuration  SOHC
Compression Ratio  10.0:1
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)  3 X 18
Rear Tire (Full Spec)  130/90 VR15
Brakes:  
Front Brake Type  Hydraulic Disc
Rear Brake Type  Drum
Technical Specifications:  
Wheelbase (in/mm)  58.7 / 1491
Fuel Capacity (gal/l)  2.5 / 9.5

Motorcycle Insurance:

 

Tip
Build Your Own Compare Detailed Specs

View All Photos and Videos 2009 Yamaha V Star 250 Photos & Videos

previous
next
Upload Photos Upload Videos
Write a Review: Got something to say?
The 2009 Yamaha V Star 250
is Rated #54 of 105 2009 Cruiser
Agree, Disagree?
Write a Review and rate the 2009 Yamaha V Star 250. Your review and rating will help rank 2009 Cruiser.
Recent 2009 Cruiser Reviews

View Detailed Reviews2009 Yamaha V Star 250 Reviews

love it great little bike
By dan helton(Owner), Jun. 2, 2011
i have rode sveral bikes in past years the last being about 9 years ago.mostly rode 650 to 750 cc bikes.since gas prices being as high as they are recently and spending 40 to 60 bucks a week in my old ford pu to get back and forth to work i decided to look into other means of transport.after waistin... Read Full Review

 

Overall
Performance
Quality & Reliability
Ride & Comfort
Value
Did you find this review useful? YES NO
Great Bike!
By Laura Preston(Owner), Aug. 14, 2011
I bought this bike when I started riding a little over a year ago. I have gotten comfortable riding and gained my confidence on this bike. It has been reliable and economical. 70 mgg!!! It has never failed and never let me down. I am going to stick with the Yamaha's and move up now.
Read Full Review

 

Overall
Performance
Quality & Reliability
Ride & Comfort
Value
Did you find this review useful? YES NO
Starter bike I can stay with.
By Louie(Owner), Jul. 11, 2011
My first bike, owned it for just over a month. Took MSF course on Kawasaki 125 and Rebel 250. I wanted to stay on a 250 for economic reasons(MSRP and fuel mileage). V Star has a deeper exhaust note and better 0-40 speed although the Rebel probably has a greater top speed. I'm 220 lbs and get 65m... Read Full Review

 

Overall
Performance
Quality & Reliability
Ride & Comfort
Value
Did you find this review useful? YES NO
Great bike for a newbie or around town
By Danny Whittington(Owner), Sep. 6, 2012
This is my first bike in 33 years (I am 59 now). I rode for a very short time back then on a Honda CB175 and loved it. I was dismayed to find that those smaller bikes are no longer available new, but this V Star 250 is the next best thing! I looked at all of the 250 street bike and chose this over a... Read Full Review

 

Overall
Performance
Quality & Reliability
Ride & Comfort
Value
Did you find this review useful? YES NO
Yamaha 250 V-Star
By MPatel(Owner), Jun. 3, 2009
one of the best bike for the beginner,
just bought 6 weeks ago good ride and easy to move around and good for the city.
loving it.... Read Full Review

 

Overall
Performance
Quality & Reliability
Ride & Comfort
Value
Did you find this review useful? YES NO
11-15 of 15 Reviews
Write a Review Upload Photos Upload Videos

Find a Motorcycle Dealer

Interested in buying a new motorcycle? Find a Yamaha Motorcycle Dealer now!
Find a Dealer

Motorcycle Insurance

Motorcycle Financing

Financing is one way to purchase a new motorcycle. There are various lenders available, as well as factory financing. You can receive fast,free online quotes.