Classic Bike Review: 1976 Honda MR250 Elsinore

This is a look back at Honda’s first 250 two-stroke enduro machine, the 1976 MR250 Elsinore. Based on the 1976 CR250M Elsinore, the new MR250 featured a CR-derived motor, chassis, and suspension with only the minimum off off-road gear needed for competitive racing. It was only manufactured one year and remains one of the most…

1976 Honda MR175 and MR250 Brochure

Here is another classic brochure from the collection. This one covers the 1976 MR175 and its all-new stablemate, the MR250 Elsinore. This is a pretty unique bike because the MR250 Elsinore was a single-year model and was retired the following season. 1976 Honda MR175 and MR250 Brochure PDF

Honda XR250 & XR250R History 1979-2004

This is a look back at Honda’s iconic 250cc four-stroke Enduro machine from its introduction in 1979 through its eventual retirement in 2004.   1979 Honda XR250 history 1979-2004