Is the Super Sherpa a good bike?

Is the Super Sherpa a good bike?

Overall the Super Sherpa is a great bike to own for those wanting to get into motorcycling, or those that want to ability to go on or off road.

What’s the top speed of a Sherpa?

80 mph
The 63 mpg that Kawi claims the Sherpa is capable of are, if it is to go on the manufacturer’s hand here, definitely achieved by the presence of a sixth gear. This enhances the bike’s ability to commute cheaply and the maximum speed that it achieves as well – 80 mph.

How much does a Super Sherpa weigh?

Kawasaki Super Sherpa

Manufacturer Kawasaki
Seat height 32.7 in (830 mm)
Weight 282.1 lb (128.0 kg) (claimed) (wet)
Fuel capacity 2.4 US gal (9.1 l; 2.0 imp gal)
Fuel consumption 63 mpg‑US (3.7 L/100 km; 76 mpg‑imp) (claimed)

What is a kl250?

Description: KLR250 dual-purpose motorcycle is designed with variety in mind. On or off the highway, the smallest KLR comes through in a pinch. Powering this do-it-all motorcycle is a four-stroke, single-cylinder liquid-cooled engine with dual overhead cams operating four valves for superior performance.

What does a KLR 250 weight?

Kawasaki KLR 250

Make Model Kawasaki KLR 250
Wheelbase 1415mm / 55.71 in
Seat Height 856mm / 33.7 in
Dry Weight 117 kg / 258 lbs
Fuel Capacity 11 Litres / 2.9 US gal

How much does a Kawasaki KLX 250 cost?

2020 Kawasaki KLX250 Claimed Specifications

Price: $5,399/$5,599 (camo)
Transmission: 6-speed
Final Drive: Chain
Seat Height: 35.0 in.
Rake: 26.5°

Is the KLX250S fuel injected?

The new KLX250 features a new fuel injection system, for improved fuel efficiently, improved starting in a variety of conditions and better performance and throttle response. The FI system utilizes an ultra-fine atomizing (10-hole) injector.

When did I get more serious about the Kawasaki Super Sherpa?

I got more serious about that search in July of 2007. One of the guys in the local dual purpose motorcycle group advertised a 2001 Kawasaki KL250 Super Sherpa on the list and I took it, sight unseen. The price was right, the size was right, and I knew this guy’s word was good, so if he said it was in good condition, it would be in good condition.

Is the 2001 Super Sherpa a good bike?

I’ve had my 2001 Super Sherpa for a year now and I am still extremely pleased with it. It performs well both on and off road. Light and nimble enough for bicycle trails yet powerful enough to push you down the interstate at 80 mph. I get 60 miles to a gallon of gas and have had no repairs other than general maintenance.

Why did you buy your kl250 Super Sherpa?

I first bought a KL250 Super Sherpa purely for my wife to learn on (having pillion with me around the globe on a GSA she decided to learn). It was the perfect set up, cheap to buy, low seat, low weight, thin, nice bars to pegs ratio, no radiators or alike to bust, disc brakes and electric leg.

What is the top speed of a Sherpa?

If I was hammer-handed, the little guy still gave me 65-75mpg and a lot of fun. The bike is easy to park and, if you can’t find a normal parking space, the Sherpa is enough of a Sherpa (you Bultaco fans know what I mean) to climb some stairs and park where the bicycles park. Top speed is about 70mph, according to the speedo.