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The Honda GX240, with a 7.9PS, OHV, air cooled petrol engine with horizontal shaft and a recoil starting system is one of Honda’s most powerful engines yet.



Fuel efficiency coupled with high output operation - Precision camshaft design offers precise valve timing and optimal valve overlap for better fuel efficiency and the OHV design increases efficiency and optimal power transfer. The GX240 also comes with a high compression ratio for better fuel efficiency.


The GX240 is fitted with a simple throttle control, large fuel tanks, and an automatic mechanical de-compression system.


The GX240's heavy-duty recoil starter and automatic de-compression system make it easy to start every time.


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TypeAir cooled 4 stroke OHV petrol engine, 25° inclined cylinder, horizontal shaft
Bore and Stroke (mm)77 x 58
Displacement (cc)270
Compression Ratio8.5:1
Ignition SystemCDI
Starting SystemElectric/Recoil
ACG OutputN/A
Oil Capacity (l)1,1
Fuel Tank Capacity (l)5,3
Air CleanerSemi Dry, Dual, Silent ,Cyclone
Fuel Consumption At Rated Power2.2 L/h
Net Power @ 3 600rpm (kW) (in accordance with SAEJ1349)5.7 (7.9HP)
Net Torque @ 2 500rpm (Nm) (in accordance with SAEJ1349)18,3
Dimensions and Weight
Dimensions (L x W x H) (mm)355 × 430 × 410
Dry Weight (kg)25