Portuguese motorcycle manufacture have announced details of their Extreme PR5 and PR4 for 2017.
AJP have been in business now for almost 30 years cornering the market for inexpensive trail bikes.
Specialising in small bore 250 thumpers - both air and liquid cooled, they’ve been producing models PR3, PR4 and PR5 for a number of years. For 2017 they’ve decided to beef up both the PR4 and the PR5 - their flagship model.
AJP PR5 Extreme 250
Based on their existing PR5 platform, this exciting new extreme model offers many performance enhancements, providing a stronger braking, better suspended, well protected, and easier to ride PR5.
The list of upgrades includes the following:
Sachs 48mm upgraded forks – a full level above our standard forks, fully adjustable, very plush BrakTec hydraulic clutch – very easy lever pull, plus consistent actuation point
Galfer brake rotors – scalloped wave rotors front & rear, strong braking in all conditions.
Factory Radiator Guards – left & right cage-type radiator guards – solid protection
Red Silicone radiator hoses – Factory hoses with AJP logo
Red anodised aluminium shift lever with AJP logo
Red anodised aluminium brake pedal
New Cherry Red Metallic colour for frame, sub-frame, and front & rear hubs
Michelin S12 XC tires - fitted standard front & rear
ENGINE / COOLING Zongshen 249cc – 4 stroke – 4 valve – SOHC – liquid cooled with thermostatically controlled fan on right radiator
POWER / TORQUE 30 hp @ 8000 rpm / 20 ft/lbs @ 7000 rpm
CARBURETTOR / INTAKE Delphi 34mm fuel injection / Twin Air high -mounted filter
ENGINE START / GEARING Electric / 6 speed, 520 O-Ring chain, 50T rear, 12T front
FRONT SUSPENSION Upgraded Sachs USD 48mm, TiNi coating, RED colour, 11 inches travel, compression and rebound adjustable
REAR SUSPENSION Sachs with piggyback reservoir, linkage type, 11.8 inches travel, high & low speed compression, rebound, & preload adjustable
FRONT / REAR TIRES Michelin S12 XC 90/90 – 21′′ / Michelin S12 XC 120/80 – 18”
FRONT / REAR BRAKE BrakTec hydraulics - 260mm disc / BrakTec hydraulics – 220mm disc
WHEELBASE 56.7 inches 12 inches
SEAT HEIGHT 36.9 inches
WET WEIGHT (No Fuel) 258 lbs
FUEL TANK FUEL RANGE Translucent, 2 US gallons 75 miles approximate
AJP PR4 Extreme 240
Starting with our existing PR4 platform – this exciting new extreme model offers many performance enhancements, making it much lighter, more powerful, better suspended, and with stronger braking characteristics as well.
The list of changes includes the following:
Belparts Exhaust – “bomb” style header plus free flowing muffler for more power at all RPM’s Shorai lithium battery – saves almost 4lbs in weight
Reikon tapered handlebars – pulled from our PR5, saves weight plus better feel
Sachs 48mm upgraded forks – same forks as on our PR5 Extreme, fully adjustable, very plush Galfer brake rotors – scalloped wave rotors front & rear, better braking in all conditions.
Factory foot pegs – Billet Aluminium RED foot pegs – saves weight plus looks and feels great! New Candy Red Metallic colour – for frame, sub-frame, plus front & rear hubs
Michelin S12 XC tires - fitted standard front & rear, better performance in all conditions
ENGINE / COOLING Zongshen 233cc, 4 stroke, SOHC, 2 Valve / Air cooled with remote oil radiator
POWER / TORQUE 20 hp @ 8000 rpm / 13 ft/lbs @ 7000 rpm
CARBURETOR / INTAKE Keihin/Deni PZ30 w/accelerator pump / Twin Air high-mounted filter
ENGINE START / GEARING Electric / 5 speed, 520 O-Ring chain, 45T rear, 13T front
FRONT SUSPENSION Sachs 48mm – TiNi coating, RED colour, 11 inches travel, compression and rebound adjustable
REAR SUSPENSION Sachs remote reservoir, progressive linkage, 11.8 inches travel (stock link), compression, rebound & preload adjustable
FRONT / REAR TIRES Michelin S12 XC MS 90/90 – 21′′ / Michelin S12 XC 120/80 – 18′′
FRONT / REAR BRAKE BrakTec hydraulics - 260mm disc / BrakTec hydraulics - 220mm disc
WHEELBASE 54.9 inches
GROUND CLEARANCE 13.2 inches (stock link)
SEAT HEIGHT 35.2 inches (with lowering link), 36.2 inches stock
WET WEIGHT (No Fuel) 234 lbs
FUEL TANK Translucent, 1.8 US gallons
FUEL RANGE 100 miles approx