All-out performance FOURTRAX RECON/ES At Honda, we know bigger isn’t always better—especially
in an agile, when it comes to maneuvering up a tight trail, loading up after a long weekend, or filling
up at the pump. That’s why we built the uniquely right-sized Honda FourTrax Recon,
mid-sized package. an ATV that’s big on performance, durability and fun, but with a smaller engine and
a more compact footprint that lets it maneuver down trails and get into and out of tight
spots that some bigger ATVs might find hard to manage.
FOURTRAX RECON/ES 2009
• Lightweight, OHV air-cooled 229cc engine is longitudinally mounted to allow direct driveshaft alignment
to rear wheels for fewer frictional losses.
• Virtually maintenance-free shaft drive routes power directly from the longitudinally mounted engine
without inefficient directional changes.
• 22mm carburetor with light throttle control offers good engine response and fuel economy.
• Overhead-valve design offers a wide, easy-to-use powerband and compact engine dimensions.
• Convenient electric starter with auxiliary recoil starter.
• Five-speed transmission with reverse and automatic clutch, ES model features Electric Shift Program™
(ESP) for pushbutton upshifting and downshifting.
Model TRX250TE (with ESP)/TRX250TM
Engine 229cc air-cooled OHV longitudinally Wheelbase 44.5 inches
mounted single-cylinder four-stroke Seat Height 31.2 inches
Bore & Stroke 68.5mm x 62.2mm Ground Clearance 6.0 inches
Induction 22mm carburetor Curb Weight* 439 pounds/432 pounds
Ignition CD with electronic advance *Includes all standard equipment, required
fluids and a full tank of fuel
CHASSIS / SUSPENSION / BRAKES
Fuel Capacity 2.4 gallons, including 0.6-gallon reserve
Front Suspension Independent double-wishbone; 5.1-inch travel
Rear Suspension Swingarm with single shock; 4.9-inch travel DRIVETRAIN
Front Brake Dual sealed hydraulic drum Transmission Electric Shift Program five-speed with
Rear Brake Sealed mechanical drum Reverse/Five-speed with Reverse
1 Year Coverage of defects in materials
At Honda, we believe in performance and leadership, and that’s why we’re taking a leadership position when it comes
to the environment. We continue to develop low-emission technologies for our current and future motorcycles, ATVs,
scooters and personal watercraft. And that’s the kind of performance everybody can appreciate.
UTILITY ATVs ONLY FOR RIDERS 16 & OLDER. ATVs CAN BE HAZARDOUS TO OPERATE. FOR YOUR SAFETY, BE RESPONSIBLE. READ YOUR OWNER’S MANUAL. ALWAYS WEAR HELMET, EYE PROTECTION
& PROTECTIVE CLOTHING. BE CAREFUL ON DIFFICULT TERRAIN. ALL ATV RIDERS SHOULD TAKE A TRAINING COURSE (FREE FOR NEW BUYERS, ASK YOUR DEALER OR CALL ASI 800-887-2887). NEVER
RIDE: UNDER THE INFLUENCE OF DRUGS OR ALCOHOL, ON PAVED SURFACES, PUBLIC ROADS, WITH PASSENGERS, AT EXCESSIVE SPEEDS. NO STUNT RIDING. Whenever you ride off-road, follow the “Tread
Lightly!” guidelines, and always stay on established trails in approved areas. Operating your ATV with a modified engine, exhaust system, spark arrestor or noise control syatem may be illegal. FourTrax, Recon,
Electric Shift Program, and ESP are trademarks of Honda Motor Co., Ltd. ©2008 AHMC