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I didn't really know were else to put this to get both sides of the idea. Im a die hard 2 stroke guy, my friend will a 2 stroke but claims 4 strokes are the faster bikes in a drag. so im wondering in a race between the two wich would be faster if they are both just bone stock. again Im posting this here because if I put it in one of the model specific ones I would get ideas from one side or the other

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You have to have a better criteria than a drag race. If your a 100% desert racer or the Salt Flats...maybe the 450. But if your a woods, trail, even MX and Desert - the two stroke is the way to go. Ride both in your favorite terrain and see for yourself. Four Strokes are neat, but I am not selling my YZ 250 for one.

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I was talking drag in like a hard sand type terrain, its a spot were we all ride and its really long and as about smooth as we can get were mostly ride. I would race him, but I don't have a dirtbike at all, but im looking at selling the quad and buying a dirt bike for a first dirtbike, and he doesn't have his yz250f any more. not really in the main point here but would I be able to handle  the power of  250 in the dirt and sand?

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Probably the 450, its better at putting all the HP to the ground. Another factor would be how long the drag is, if its longer the 250 would have a better chance.

 

Edit: In response to your last post, if you ride sand you'll like a 250 2t, you'll need the hp.

Edited by dan2581

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Im alos starting to ride more trails to, would i stil be able to handle the power then after riding in sand afew times

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