2009 Yamaha Big Bear 250 Specs

by J. Harris

BIG BEAR 250 2009 011

BIG BEAR 250 2009 011

The 2009 Big Bear 250 ATV by Yamaha features the longest wheelbase in its class and provides durable off-road transportation when the going gets tough. Integrated floor boards protect rider and ATV from dirt and debris, even while carrying 165lbs of cargo on the racks and towing another 728 via bumper hitch. Pulling it all together is a stout 230cc, 4-stroke, air-cooled single over-head cam engine and 5-speed transmission with reverse.

BIG BEAR 250 2009 021

BIG BEAR 250 2009 021

Yamaha also offers several factory made Big Bear 250 accessories for this model including a front brush guard, front brush plate, front A-arm skid plates, a rear differential skid plate and over fenders. Talk about taking care of business, the Big Bear 250 may be the ‘little’ brother to the Grizzly but it is ready to take you, and all your gear, to places some ATVs can’t go reliably. 250 Yamaha ATV suggested MSRP was set at $4,099 brand new.

Related: Yamaha Big Bear 400 and Suzuki Ozark 250 ATV and 2006 Yamaha Blaster ATV and 2011 Polaris 6×6 Specs and Yamaha Raptor 700r and Yamaha Grizzly 550 .

2009 Yamaha big bear 250 specs
MSRP* $4,099
Engine Type 230cc, 4-stroke, air-cooled SOHC
Bore x Stroke 71.0mm x 58.0mm
Compression Ratio 8.7:1
Fuel Delivery Mikuni 33mm BSR
Ignition DC – CDI
Starting System Electric w/auxiliary pull
Transmission 5-speed w/reverse; automatic clutch
Engine Braking Rear wheel
Drive Train 2WD; shaft drive
Suspension / Front McPherson strut, 4.9-in travel
Suspension / Rear Swingarm; 5-way preload adjustment, 5.3-in travel
Brakes / Front Dual hydraulic discs
Brakes / Rear Fully sealed drum
Tire / Front AT22x7-10
Tire / Rear AT22x10-10
L x W x H 75.4 x 40.9 x 44.0 in
Seat Height 30.7 in
Wheelbase 46.1 in
Turning Radius 114 in
Ground Clearance 5.9 in
Fuel Capacity 3.2 gal
Wet Weight 476 lb
Rack Capacity 66 lb Fr./99 lb Rr.
Towing Capacity 728 lb
Instrumentation None
Lighting Dual 30W Krypton multi-reflector headlights and 21W/5W brakelight
Warranty 6 Month (Limited Factory Warranty)

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