This Great V-Star 250 in Vivid Gloss Black is a Fun - Low Up Keep - Great MPG Ride for the begginer or daily user for transportation. Great things come in small packages: light and nimble, plenty of torque, smooth power, huge MPGs and a low seat for confident handling. There are a whole bunch of reasons to check out this V-Star 250, but the most intriguing is it’s authentic V-twin powerplant, which means that you’re getting full-sized rumble and styling in an easy to ride, lightweight bike. Authentic, 249cc, air-cooled, 60°, SOHC, 2 valves per cylinder, V-twin engine - Smooth-shifting, 5-speed transmission provides versatile performance. Clutch lever pull is very light and novice friendly - Average 78+ MPG - Side stand cut out switch prevents the bike from being ridden with the side down to keep you safe - oill level sight glass - Low-maintenance (battery should be charged during winter storage) Compact Custom - Light weight and a seat just 27 inches from the pavement make this V Star 250 a great trainer as well as a great choice for riders who appreciate the fun that comes in small packages. Big Bike Style - Dual exhausts, plenty of quality chrome and typical Star attention to detail—this is one sharp little cruiser. - Strong Brakes - Front disc brake provides highly controllable stopping power. Unique V-twin Performance - This V Star 250 is the only V-twin in its class. Ultra-Efficient Engine Estimated 78 mpg* means almost 200 miles between fill-ups. WOW -249cc, air-cooled, SOHC, 2 valves per cylinder, 60 degree, V-twin. authentic, air-cooled V-Twin engine design - long stroke engine design means lots of low end torque - very linear, novice friendly power delivery - Air-cooled engine design. excellent heat dissipation for consistent power delivery - cooling fins have been designed for good cooling even in stop & go traffic - simple, classic design Automatic cam chain tensioners reduce mechanical noise & simplify maintenance. - Traditional “bore-able” cylinder. - 5-speed transmission. - ensures extremely usable, cruiser-friendly power delivery - 5th gear is an overdrive gear for reduced engine rpms at higher speeds - light, easy clutch lever pull Chain drive, final drive. chain drive provides the most efficient transfer of power (Vs. shaft drive systems) - Separate rider & passenger seats. -low-profile rider & passenger seats offer excellent comfort - low 685 mm (27″) seat height allows riders to put feet firmly on the ground, enhancing confidence - passenger seat can be removed if desired - Fuel Capacity 2.5 gal / CA model 2.4 gal - Fuel Economy** 78 mpg - Wet Weight*** 326 lb - READY TO HAVE SOME FUN??