Honda CRF 230L (2006-07)

The Honda CRF 230L is a motorcycle model produced in 2006-07 with a four-stroke single-cylinder engine of 223cc capacity. It features a liquid-cooled system, a single 30mm CV carb for induction, an electric and kick start, and a #520 O-ring-sealed chain as final drive. This bike has a steel single cradle frame, with front suspension containing a 37mm leading-axle Showa fork, and rear suspension consisting of a Pro-Link Showa single-shock with spring-preload adjustability. The CRF 230L has a front brake system of a single 240mm disc with 2-piston caliper and a rear brake system that is a single 220mm disc. The front and rear tire sizes are 2.75-21 and 120/80-18 respectively, whereas its wheelbase, seat height, and ground clearance values are 1340 mm, 810 mm, and 241 mm respectively. The dry weight of this motorcycle is 113 kg, and the fuel capacity is 8.6 Litres. According to reviews, the Honda CRF230L is a great bike for short trips or off-roading, with a comfortable seat and adjustable suspension. It is also a beginner-friendly bike with adequate power and excellent fuel economy.

Technical specifications:

Make Model: Honda CRF 230L

Year: 2006-07

Engine: Four stroke single cylinder, SOHC, 4 valves
Capacity: 223 cc / 13.6 cu-in
Bore x Stroke: 65.5 x 66.2mm
Cooling System: Liquid cooled
Compression Ratio: 9.0:1
Lubrication: Wet sump
Induction: Single 30 mm CV carb
Ignition: CD with electronic advance and lighting coil
Spark Plug: NGK, DPR8EA-9
Starting: Electric & Kick
Max Power: 18.6 hp / 13.7 kW @ 8000 rpm
Max Torque: 18.8 Nm / 1.92 kg-m @ 6000 rpm
Clutch: Wet, multiple discs, cable operated
Transmission: 6 Speed
Final Drive: #520 O-ring-sealed chain

Frame: Steel, Single cradle frame
Front Suspension: 37mm leading-axle Showa fork
Front Wheel Travel: 241.3 mm / 9.5 in
Rear Suspension: Pro-Link Showa single-shock with spring-preload adjustability
Rear Wheel Travel: 228.5 mm / 8.9 in
Front Brakes: Single 240mm disc 2 piston caliper
Rear Brakes: Single 220mm disc
Front Tyre: 2.75-21
Rear Tyre: 120/80-18
Wheelbase: 1340 mm / 52.7 in
Seat Height: 810 mm / 31.9 in
Ground Clearance: 241 mm / 9.5 in
Dry Weight: 113 kg / 249 lbs
Fuel Capacity: 8.6 Litres / 2.27 gal
Review: Honda CRF230L and Yamaha XT250

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