2018 Yamaha V Star 250 STAR LIGHT, STAR BRIGHT. Great things come in small packages: light and nimble, plenty of torque, smooth power, huge MPGs and a low seat for confident handling. Features may include: Compact Custom Light weight and a seat just 27 inches from the pavement make the V Star 250® a great trainer as well as a great choice for riders who appreciate the fun that comes in small packages. Big Bike Style Dual exhausts, plenty of quality chrome and typical Star attention to detail—this is one sharp little cruiser. Strong Brakes Front disc brake provides highly controllable stopping power. Unique V-twin Performance The V Star 250 is the only V-twin in its class. Ultra-Efficient Engine Estimated 78 mpg* means almost 200 miles between fill-ups.