SVARTPILEN 250 2020

BACKROAD EXPLORER

On busy urban backstreets, the SVARTPILEN 250 rules supreme. A lightweight chassis and an upright riding position lend a commanding view of wayward traffic, while a punchy engine and brisk acceleration work to put space between you and the city. However, when the road ahead becomes a twisted ribbon of curves and creases, the SVARTPILEN 250 reminds you that it is a motorcycle - and it was built for this.

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Engine & Gearbox

Powering the SVARTPILEN 250 is a modern fuel injected, liquid cooled, single-cylinder four-stroke 250 cc twin overhead camshafts engine. The remarkably compact engine provides impressive power and thanks to the balancer shaft, delivers the highest levels of smoothness.The engine is equipped with an electric starter powered by a 12V/8Ah battery and it achieves its peak power of 23 kW (31 hp) with an impressively punchy torque.
Frame

Frame

The trellis frame is central to the SVARTPILEN 250 character and agility. Made from high strength chromium molybdenum steel using hydro formed tubes and robot welding, the frame is not only strong but also lightweight ensuring nimble handling and detailed feedback to the rider. Designed with specific flex characteristics, the frame works in harmony with the WP suspension to offer a comfortable and confident feel combined with a tight turning circle for ease of use in urban environments.
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Brakes

The SVARTPILEN 250 is fitted with hydraulic ByBre brake callipers, which are manufactured to the highest standards, and in combination with 320mm front and 230mm rear perforated steel discs, deliver controllable and confident braking performance. Additionally, the SVARTPILEN 250 uses a state-of-the-art Bosch ABS system, ensuring the highest level of safety in varying braking conditions.
Suspension

Suspension

The WP suspension on the SVARTPILEN 250 is made to exacting standards, ensuring the highest level of quality and craftsmanship. The front suspension features 43 mm big piston forks, while the rear features a progressive damping system connected directly to the swingarm. The high-quality components offer dynamic handling ideal for busy urban environments.

Technical Specs

Engine

Displacement
248.8 cm³
Power in KW
23 kW
Bore
72 mm
Stroke
61.1 mm

Chassis

Suspension travel (front)
142 mm
Suspension travel (rear)
150 mm
Front brake disc diameter
300 mm
Rear brake disc diameter
230 mm
Steering head angle
65 °
Ground clearance
145 mm
Seat height
835 mm
Tank capacity (approx.)
9.5 l
Weight without fuel
154 kg