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2013 Honda CRF230F Features, Benefits and Specifications

Within the realm of recreation riding, the CRF230F stands tall: Motorcycling magazines the world over have complimented this mid-sized off-road machine for its many playbike-oriented attributes. With the ease of electric starting, it ‘s the perfect match for all-day fun and off-road adventure.

2013 Honda CRF230F – Specifications

Model: CRF230F
Engine Type: 223cc air-cooled single-cylinder four-stroke
Bore and Stroke: 65.5mm x 66.2mm
Compression ratio: 9.0:1
Valve Train: SOHC; two-valve
Induction: 26mm piston-valve carburetor
Ignition: CD
Transmission: Six-speed
Final Drive: #520 O-ring-sealed chain; 13T/50T
Suspension Front: 37mm leading-axle Showa fork; 9.5 inches travel
Rear: Pro-Link Showa single shock with spring preload adjustability; 9.0 inches travel
Brakes Front: Single 240mm disc
Rear: Drum
Tires Front: 80/100-21
Rear: 100/100-18
Wheelbase: 54.0 inches
Rake (Caster Angle): 26°45 ‘
Trail: 111mm (4.4 inches)
Seat Height: 34.6 inches
Ground Clearance: 12.0 inches
Fuel Capacity: 1.9 gallons, including 0.4-gallon reserve
Color: Red
Curb Weight*: 248 pounds

*Includes all standard equipment, required fluids and full tank of fuel—ready to ride.

2009 Honda CRF230M – Features & Benefits

The all-new CRF230M is street-ready for hours of urban and backroad adventure, with sporty 17-inch wheels and low-profile tires, a torquey, electric-start 223cc engine that boasts exceptional fuel economy.

  • Motard-styling with a low and comfortable seat, allows maximum rider movement.
  • Aggressive 23.9-degree rake and 91mm of trail provide spirited handling.
  • Lightweight 17-inch wheels with sporty low-profile 70-series Dunlop GT401 Arrowmax tires.
  • Lightweight Renthal aluminum handlebar with comfortable grips
  • CRF®inspired bodywork and graphics with a black frame


  • Dependable 223cc single-cylinder air-cooled four-stroke engine offers plenty of user-friendly power and lots of torque spread over a wide rpm-range.
  • 30mm CV carburetor for crisp throttle response.
  • Electric start for easy starting.
  • Lightweight aluminum crankcase.
  • Maintenance-free CD ignition.
  • Heavy-duty clutch offers smooth, progressive engagement.
  • Smooth-shifting, versatile six-speed transmission.
  • Heavy-duty O-ring – sealed chain for durability and reduced maintenance.


  • Wide box-section aluminum swingarm provides excellent rigidity to manage traction capability of large rear tire.
  • Lightweight semi-double-cradle high-tensile steel frame.
  • 37mm leading-axle Showa front fork offers 9.0 inches of suspension travel.
  • Heavy-duty Showa rear shock offers 6.6 (167mm) inches of travel for optimum front/rear balance.
  • Fork boots keep dirt and moisture away from fork seals.
  • Snail-type chain adjusters for easy maintenance.
  • Powerful 240mm front disc brake, and 220mm rear disc brake.- Road-ready, lightweight 17-inch wheels – 3.0-inch front, 3.5-inch rear – with straight-pull spokes.
  • Grippy Dunlop GT401 Arrowmax 110/70-17 front and 130/70- 17 rear tires.

Additional Features

  • Durable front and rear steel sprockets.
  • Wide cleated, folding, self-cleaning footpegs feature rubber-mount pads to minimize vibration and provide secure footing.
  • Cleated brake pedal provides excellent grip.
  • Quiet, USDA-qualified spark arrester/muffler.
  • Maintenance-free sealed battery.
  • Ignition switch key for added security.
  • Transferable one-year limited warranty; extended coverage available with a Honda Protection Plan.
  • Purchase of a new, previously unregistered Honda USA-certified unit by an individual retail user in the United States qualifies the owner for a one-year complimentary membership in the Honda Riders Club of America® (HRCA®). Visit for details.

Available Accessories

  • Rear Rack
  • Hand Guard Kit
  • Cycle Cover
  • Rear Carrier
  • Rear Storage Bag