|Also called||BN 251|
|Production||2015 - 2019|
single cylinder, four-stroke
|Bore / Stroke||72.0mm x 61.2mm|
|Horsepower||25.21 HP (18.8 KW) @ 9250RPM|
|Torque||15.56 ft/lbs (21.1 Nm) @ 8000RPM|
|Transmission||Gear box: 6-speed
Final Drive: chain
|Suspension||Front: 41mm upside-down forks
Rear: rear swing arm with central shock absorber
|Brakes||Front: single disc. abs
Rear: single disc. abs
|Wheelbase||55.12 inches (1400 mm)|
|Length||81.89 inches (2080 mm)|
|Width||31.89 inches (810 mm)|
|Height||44.29 inches (1125 mm)|
|Seat Height||31.3 inches (795 mm)|
|Weight||319.67 pounds (145.0 Kg) (dry), 163.0 kg (wet)|
|Fuel Capacity||4.49 Gallon (17.00 Liters)|
The Benelli BN251 was a single cylinder, four-stroke Naked motorcycle produced by Benelli between 2015 and 2019. Max torque was 15.56 ft/lbs (21.1 Nm) @ 8000 RPM. Claimed horsepower was 25.21 HP (18.8 KW) @ 9250 RPM.
Engine[edit | edit source]
The engine was a liquid cooled single cylinder, four-stroke. A 72.0mm bore x 61.2mm stroke result in a displacement of just 249.0 cubic centimeters. Fuel was supplied via a double overhead cams/twin cam (dohc).
Drive[edit | edit source]
The bike has a 6-speed transmission. Power was moderated via the wet.
Chassis[edit | edit source]
It came with a 110/70-zr17 front tire and a 150/60-zr17 rear tire. Stopping was achieved via single disc. abs in the front and a single disc. abs in the rear. The front suspension was a 41mm upside-down forks while the rear was equipped with a rear swing arm with central shock absorber. The BN251 was fitted with a 4.49 Gallon (17.00 Liters) fuel tank. The bike weighed just 319.67 pounds (145.0 Kg). The wheelbase was 55.12 inches (1400 mm) long.
2016 Benelli BN 251[edit | edit source]
The 2016 MY Benelli BN 251 is an entry-level naked machine that is sure to appeal to novice and more seasoned riders alike. It comes with a dual seat, passenger grab rails, a blacked-out, under-belly exhaust system, blacked-out, 17", aluminum-alloy rims, an upside down telescopic fork as a front suspension coupled to an adjustable mono-shock in the rear, plus a small, nose-fairing with a small windscreen and a digital instrument panel.
In the tech/engine department, it sports a liquid-cooled, four-stroke, single cylinder powerplant paired to a six-speed manual transmission, and can produce a claimed 25 horsepower and 21 Nm of torque.