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2008 Honda CRF230F (discontinued)

Average User Rating: (Excellent)
Discontinued
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Vital MX Retail Partners:
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Specifications

Model Year 2008
Engine Type Air-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke
Engine Displacement 223cc
Bore x Stroke 65.5mm x 66.2mm
Compression Ratio 9.0:1
Fuel System 26mm piston-valve carburetor
Ignition CD
Transmission Six-speed
Final Drive #520 O-ring–sealed chain; 13T/50T
Suspension Front 37mm leading-axle Showa fork; 9.5 inches travel
Suspension Rear Pro-Link Showa single shock with spring preload adjustability; 9.0 inches travel
Brakes Front Single 240mm disc
Brakes Rear Drum
Tires Front 80/100-21
Tires Rear 100/100-18
Overall Length
Overall Width
Overall Height
Seat Height 34.1 inches
Wheelbase 54.1 inches
Ground Clearance 11.7 inches
Rake/Trail 27.3° / 112mm (4.4 inches)
Fuel Capacity 1.9 gallons, including 0.4-gallon reserve
Curb Weight
Miscellaneous

A popular pick as the most accomplished off-road play bike by motorcycle magazines the world over, the electric-start CRF230F is the perfect match for recreational riders discovering the world of off-road adventure.

Features & Benefits

New for 2008

  • Narrower seat, fuel tank and new handlebar shape increase rider comfort.

Engine/Drivetrain

  • Dependable 223cc single-cylinder air-cooled four-stroke engine offers plenty of user-friendly power and torque spread over a wide-rpm range.
  • 26mm carburetor for crisp throttle response.
  • Electric start for ease of starting.
  • Lightweight aluminum crankcase.
  • Maintenance-free CD ignition.
  • Heavy-duty clutch offers smooth, progressive engagement.
  • Smooth-shifting, versatile six-speed transmission.
  • Heavy-duty O-ring–sealed chain for durability and reduced maintenance.

Chassis/Suspension

  • Box-section aluminum swingarm first in its class.
  • Lightweight semi-double-cradle, high-tensile steel frame.
  • 37mm leading-axle Showa front fork offers 9.5 inches of suspension travel.
  • Fork boots keep dirt and moisture away from fork seals.
  • Heavy-duty Showa rear shock offers 9.0 inches of travel.
  • Pro-Link® Rear Suspension (see Technology Section)
  • Snail-type chain adjusters for easy maintenance.
  • Powerful 240mm front disc brake.
  • Lightweight rear drum brake.
  • Strong, lightweight rims with straight-pull spokes.

Additional Features

  • CRF®-R-inspired bodywork and graphics.
  • Engine design produces low emissions that meets both EPA and California Air Resources Board (CARB) off-road standards.
  • Motocross-style seat is low and comfortable, and allows maximum rider movement.
  • Easily detachable number plate.
  • High-impact plastic skidplate protects lower engine cases.
  • Folding shift lever.
  • Reusable, foam air filter for reduced maintenance costs.
  • Front and rear steel sprockets for durability.
  • High-quality handlebar with comfortable grips.
  • Extra-wide-cleated, folding, self-cleaning footpegs and brake pedal for secure footing.
  • Quiet, USDA-qualified spark arrester/muffler.
  • Maintenance-free sealed battery.
  • Keyed ignition switch.
  • Transferable six-month limited warranty.
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