2016 SHERCO 250 SE-R RACING

2016 SHERCO 250 SE-R RACING

Light and Nimble

Like all Sherco models, the 250 SE-R 2-stroke benefits from the latest technology and it is also equipped with an electric starter. The valve openings are electronically controlled and are a function of the ignition curve which provides perfect throttle response. This is the secret of this engine, it is unanimously recognized for its efficiency at both high and low speeds.

The chassis meanwhile received upgrades based on the recipe that has made the Sherco reputation: perfect handling and adaptation to the demands placed upon it by the rigors of enduro racing.

Highlights for 2016

  • New footpegs
  • New valve timing
  • New cylinder head
  • New rear subframe
  • Redesigned silencer
  • Optimized starting system
  • New DLC water pump shaft
  • New clutch that provides a better feel
  • New front fender and new handguards
  • New ignition curve calibration for a more progressive throttle response
Engine2 Stroke “Single cylinder with electronically controlled exhaust valve and booster”
Displacement249.32 cc (15.21 cu in)
Bore and stroke66.40 x 72 mm (2.61 x 2.83 in)
CarburetorKeihin PWK 36
CoolingLiquid with forced circulation
StartingElectric Starter
Battery12 V / 4Ah Yuasa
ExhaustFMF Aluminum silencer
Transmission6 speed sequential gearbox, primary gear drive chain secondary drive
ClutchHydraulic, multidisc in oil bath
IgnitionDC – CDI ignition with digital advance – 220 W Alternator
ChassisHigh strength Chrome-Molybdenum steel semi-perimeter
Fuel tank9.5 L capacity
BrakesBrembo Hydraulic Ø 260 mm (10.24 in) (front) Ø 220 mm (8.66 in) (rear)
Front suspensionWP hydraulic telescopic adjustable compression and rebound 48 mm diameter with 300 mm of stroke
Rear suspensionWP Monoshock progressive rear suspension with aluminum control rods, adjustable for high and low speed compression and spring pre-load. 330 mm (13 in) Racing shock.
Front wheel1.60 x 21″ aluminum rim with Michelin Enduro Competition tube-type tire
Rear wheel2.15 x 18″ aluminum rim with Michelin Enduro Competition tube-type tire
Weight105 kg (231.49 lb)
Wheelbase1480 mm (58.27 in)
Ground clearance355 mm (13.78 in)
Seat height950 mm (37.4 in)