The Affordable, Entry-Level Cruiser Meet the Virago 250, a feature-packed, lightweight cruiser. The Virago 250 is a quarter-liter mount that the magazine press dubbed, affectionately, a "kick-butt little cruiser." We have been saying that for years, and so have the multitudes of motorcyclists who've discovered the joy of cruising aboard one. Everything about the 250 says big-bike features in an affordable, entry-level package. Take a look ... Strong air-cooled V-twin powerplant Widely geared five-speed transmission Chrome exhaust pipes Wire-spoked wheels Long wheelbase Light weight Low (27") seat height You can see why so many beginning riders have entrusted their learning curves to this nimble, confidence-inspiring cruiser. The Virago 250. Heavyweight styling. Lightweight packaging.