The new V-Strom 250 (DL250) is equally at home in city traffic as it is on the open road or touring. Featuring a comfortable riding position that enables riders to firmly reach the ground with their feet, this new model also delivers plenty of power and easy to control low to mid-range torque. Useful Genuine Accessory options such as a top and side carrying cases are also available to add greater convenience and utility, both for daily use and for long distance touring.The 248cc parallel twin engine that powers the V-Strom 250 has undergone thorough analysis and optimisation to maximise low- to mid-range torque and provide a powerful ride that features ease of control. The overall efficiency achieved also helps realise high levels of fuel economy and clean performance. With a full tank of fuel, the V-Strom 250 has a riding range of over 310 miles.The V-Strom 250 protects its rider from the elements with a compact windscreen that benefits from repeated wind tunnel testing to optimise its shape, providing highly effective shielding for a more comfortable ride.