During the years, motocross bikes became heavy and expensive. In recent years, most companies are trying to make their products cheaper and lighter. Simplified models increased attention of buyers. So, that means Honda and others used good recipe. Now, we can see different bikes made for dirt ride. One of these is 2017 Honda CRF230F. Simple and affordable, it can provide a lot of fun. Furthermore, maintenance problems are minimized, so it is another escaped worry. Electric starter, 4-stroke engine and light frame offer a lot of fun to adults and taller youngsters. Finally easy start and perfect handling are giving no chance to any obstacle, at any weather condition.
2017 Honda CRF230F engine
Power for 2017 Honda CRF230F is coming from 223 cc single-cylinder, four-stroke, air cooled drivetrain. It comes with 26mm piston-valve carburetor and bore set at 65.5 mm and stroke at 66 mm. This SOHC, two-valve train has compression ratio of 9.0:1. Engine is paired with 6-speed gearbox. Final drive is O-ring sealed chain. A 1.9-l fuel gallon is good for exceptional mileage. There is 0.4-gallon reserve included. Showa fork is front suspension, with 9.5-inch travel. Pro-Link shock is on front. Finally there is spring-preload adjustability available for new CRF230F.
2017 Honda CRF230F chassis
As we already said, new 2017 Honda CRF230F is going to be excellent choice for taller and experienced users. Nevertheless, its light structure doesn’t mean bike is not durable. Finally skid plate has high impact on protection of lower engine cases. Furthermore, this bike has snail chain adjusters. This feature easies maintenance and saves budget. Rims are light, but strong. There are straight-pull spokes on them, providing more strength. Disc brakes on front offer great stopping power. Finally it is improved for wet conditions.
2017 Honda CRF230F price and release date
Finally new 2017 Honda CRF230F will cost $4,200. It is available only in red color and there is only one additional accessory for it. For $110 buyers can purchase cycle cover. Finally CRF230F is already available for purchase at certified distributors.