2008 Honda TRX300EX Features & Benefits

The TRX300EX forms the cosmic convergence between an uncanny balance of power, weight and agility, plus outstanding value, race-inspired styling and handy convenience features.

New for 2008

  • New White color joins Red.


  • Dependable 282cc SOHC four-stroke engine produces impressive power over a broad rpm range.
  • Gear-driven counterbalancer minimizes engine vibration for smooth running.
  • Maintenance-free automatic cam-chain tensioner.
  • Reliable, maintenance-free CD ignition with electronic advance.
  • Convenient electric starter helps make starting easy.
  • Snorkel-type air intake is positioned high in the frame for reduced water/dirt contamination.
  • Close-ratio five-speed transmission offers a gear for every situation.
  • Simple-to-use Reverse gear allows easy maneuvering in tight spaces.
  • Specially designed 32mm carburetor with accelerator pump offers excellent fuel economy and crisp throttle response.
  • USDA-qualified muffler/spark arrester offers quiet operation and maximum power.


  • Box-section high-tensile steel frame offers strength, rigidity and light weight.
  • Long-travel, double-wishbone independent front suspension features five- position spring preload adjustability.
  • Heavy-duty, hydraulic, single-shock rear suspension offers five-position spring preload adjustability.
  • Strong, lightweight, box-section swingarm utilizes an easy-to-use eccentric chain-adjustment system.
  • Durable and lightweight heavy-duty O-ring–sealed drive chain.
  • Specially designed knobby tires offer superb grip and long life.
  • Triple hydraulic disc brakes.
  • Rear-caliper brake-pad-wear indicator.

Additional Features

  • Engine design produces low emissions and meets California Air Resources Board (CARB) off-road emissions standards.
  • Ergonomically designed riding position offers a high level of comfort.
  • Powerful twin 30-watt krypton headlights.
  • Lightweight tail- and brakelight.
  • Comfortable dogleg levers with cable adjusters and dust cover.
  • Washable, two-stage, foam air filter.
  • Multi-function, handlebar-mounted switch assembly with simple design.
  • Easy-to-use parking brake.
  • Keyed ignition switch offers added security.
  • Handlebar switches, controls and warning labels use easy-to-understand graphic symbols.
  • Maintenance-free battery.
  • Tough steel front skidplate.
  • Rear mudguard with rigid footrests.
  • Transferable one-year limited warranty; extended coverage available with a Honda Protection Plan.

Available Accessories

  • Flag Kit.
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