Originally Posted by stainlesscycle
for all intents and purposes, they are the same bike.
No way, Jose.
A DT-175 is smaller and feels quite a bit lighter and easier to manouver than a DT-250.
Doesn't matter what model year.
I'd agree with that if comparing a 250/360/400.
I vote for a DT-175, with the best ones being from 1978 - 1981 (in the USA).