Production of the MZ ETZ250 was between 1983-1990.
They were manufactured at the East German Factory of MZ (Motorradwerke Zschopau) which was originally the factory for DKW before World War II. The 250 was designed to be a rugged utilitarian machine.
The pictures you see are of a 1983 MZ ETZ250F now retired from the Volkspolizei Kreisant, Stendal, Germany.
Engine: two stroke, single cylinder
Capacity: 243 cc
Maximum Power: 21 bhp
Transmission: 5 speed, chain final
Wheelbase: 1336 mm
Weight: 321 lb (146 kg)
Speed: 87 mph (140 kph)
FEATURES AND EQUIPMENT
Fairing, crash bars, Solo seat, Panniers, Blue halogen warning Lights, Mechanical Siren, Radio system