2017 Honda CRF230F
Remember back in the good old days, when bikes were light, simple, affordable, and most of all fun? Honda made some of the best bikes ever, machines that put a whole generation of riders on two wheels, and kept them there their whole lives. Well, guess what? Honda still makes bikes like that, and our CRF230F is a perfect example. Just hop on, push the electric starter, and have a blast. Because it’s a Honda four-stroke, you don’t have to worry about excessive maintenance. With its overall size, sturdy frame and lightweight components, the CRF230F is just the right size for adults or larger teens who can’t wait to take on the twists and turns of the trail.
So for anyone who remembers the good old days, here’s a news flash: With a bike like the Honda CRF230F, today is even better than the old days ever were.
- 223cc Engine: A dependable 223cc single-cylinder air-cooled four-stroke engine offers plenty of user-friendly power and torque spread over a wide rpm range.
- Skid Plate: A high-impact plastic skid plate protects lower engine cases.
- Sealed Battery: The maintenance-free sealed battery helps ensure that your CRF230F is ready to go without a lot of pre-ride preparation.
- Heavy-Duty Clutch: The heavy-duty clutch offers smooth, progressive engagement.
- Pro-Link® Rear Suspension: Progressive linkage connects a single heavy-duty Showa® shock to the swingarm, delivering an excellent combination of spring and damping rates over a wide range of riding conditions.
- Disc Brake: The front disc brake provides superior stopping power, and the front disc rotor is drilled for lightness and better wet-weather performance.
- Lightweight Rims: Strong, lightweight rims feature straight-pull spokes for more strength.
- Snail-Type Chain Adjusters: Snail-Type chain adjusters for easy maintenance.
- Rigid Bodywork: Bold CRF graphics and bodywork that is rigid and stylish out on the trail.
- Keyed Ignition: A keyed ignition switch for added security—the switch lets you control who goes riding and when, important if you have younger riders in the house.
- Electric Starter: Push-button starting makes getting going easier in all kinds of conditions, while the efficient design adds minimal weight.
- Motocross-Style Seat: The motocross-style seat is low and comfortable, allowing for maximum rider movement.
- Engine Type: 223cc air-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke
- Bore And Stroke: 65.5mm x 66.2mm
- Induction: 26mm piston-valve carburetor
- Ignition: CD
- Compression Ratio: 9.0:1
- Valve Train: SOHC; two-valve
- Transmission: Six-speed
- Final Drive: #520 O-ring-sealed chain; 13T/50T
- Front Suspension: 37mm leading-axle Showa® fork; 9.5 inches travel
- Rear Suspension: Pro-Link® Showa single shock with spring-preload adjustability; 9.0 inches travel
- Front Brake: Single 240mm disc
- Rear Brake: Drum
- Front Tire: 80/100-21
- Rear Tire: 100/100-18
- Rake: 27.3° (Caster Angle)
- Trail: 112mm (4.4 inches)
- Wheelbase: 54.1 inches
- Seat Height: 34.1 inches
- Curb Weight: 249 pounds (Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and a full tank of fuel-ready to ride)
- Fuel Capacity: 1.9 gallons, including 0.4-gallon reserve
- Ground Clearance: 11.7 inches
- Model Id: CRF230F
- Emissions: Meets current California Air Resources Board (CARB) and EPA off-road emissions standards.
- Available Colors: Red
- Note: Six Months, Transferable limited warranty. Extended coverage available with a Honda Protection Plan.
- Engine Type
- Single-Cylinder Four-Stroke
- Bore and Stroke
- 65.5mm x 66.2mm
- Compression Ratio
- Front Suspension
- 37mm leading-axle Showa® fork; 9.5 in. travel
- Front Brakes
- Single 240mm disc
- Front Tire
- Rear Suspension
- Pro-Link® Showa single shock with spring-preload adjustability; 9.0 in. travel
- Rear Brakes
- Rear Tire
- Dry Weight
- Curb Weight: 249 lb.
- Fuel Capacity
- 1.9 gal., including 0.4 gal. reserve
- 54.1 in.
- Ground Clearance
- 11.7 in.
- Seat Height
- 34.1 in.
- 112mm (4.4 in.)
- 27.3 deg. (Caster Angle)
- Final Drive
- #520 O-ring-sealed chain; 13T/50T
- Six Months, Transferable limited warranty. Extended coverage available with a Honda Protection Plan.