2022 HUSQVARNA NORDEN 901

There’s been a lot of hype around Husqvarna’s Norden 901, the marque’s first attempt at a road-based adventure bike – and for good reason. This is Swedish modular engineering at its best This is a hugely significant bike for Husqvarna ...

2020 Husqvarna TE 300i Review

The 2020 Husqvarna TE 300i is easily my favourite of the injected models and, for the first time, I can say it’s even better than the last Mikuni TMX38-fed one. WORDS // BEN GRABHAM PHOTOS // HUSQVARNA MEDIA – Husqvarna ...

FACTORY RIDE: Jake Smith Husqvarna FE501

We take a look at Jake Smith’s Husqvarna FE501 desert weapon. THE RIDER JACOB SMITH Team manager Dave Schwarz spoke to me about coming across in 2018 but I stayed with Honda for one more season. Then, when that year didn’t ...

2018 Husqvarna TE300i & TE250i

TE250i TE300i ADB’s Enduro Editor, Geoff Braico, popped over to Canada for the world launch of Husqvarna’s 2018 TE250i and TE300i. WORDS // GEOFF BRAICO PHOTOS // HUSQVARNA The British Columbian resort is at 1500m above sea level and ...

Husqvarna TE 250 vs TE 300

So you’re a two-stroke fan but can’t decide which one rings your bell? Well we’ve done the job for you and pitted a 250 and 300 two-stroke against each other. For years, dirtbikers have been led to believe the bigger ...

HUSQVARNA 701 ENDURO TREK RETURNS FOR 2020

The Husqvarna 701 Enduro Trek is set to return for 2020 when the ‘Northern Explorer’ event takes place between 27 April-1 May in New South Wales. A rare opportunity for Husqvarna 701 Enduro riders to take the ultimate one-model adventure ...

TESTED: Daniel Sanders’ Husqvarna FE501

Trick stuff Husky stuff Daniel “Chucky” Sanders ran a TE450 last year but liked the Husqvarna TE501 so much at Hattah and the Six Days that he decided to stick with that. Despite the equipment changes, both riders went ...

Winner Takes All: 2018 Husqvarna FC450 vs Honda CRF450R

Honda couldn’t deliver the 2018 Honda CRF450R in time for the ADB 450MX shootout so we pitted it against the shootout-winning Husqvarna FC450 once the tardy red machine rocked up. WORDS // MAT BOYD PHOTOS // Mitch Lees This feature ...

REVIEW: 2019 Husqvarna TC250

There was a time when 250cc two-strokes reigned supreme. Where the smell of Castrol R castor oil and racing fuel filled the air at motocross and supercross events. THIS FEATURE WAS PUBLISHED IN ADB ISSUE #470 – NOVEMBER 2018 WORDS: ...

Husqvarna unveils Vitpilen 701

Three down and one to go for Husky’s new roadbike assault Two years after the initial prototypes, Husqvarna has whipped the covers off the final production versions of its all-new roadbike range at this year’s EICMA show in Milan. Headed ...

Short Lap – 2017 Husqvarna TE 250

ADB Enduro Editor gives his take on the 2017 Husqvarna TE 250. The new Husqvarna TE250’s motor is awesome. Right off the bottom it produces a nice, smooth power curve that can be torqued down to nothing or revved to ...

Husqvarna’s Svartpilen 701

Husqvarna’s Svartpilen 701 STYLE is a new version of the high-regarded neo-retro that incorporates wire wheels, bronze paint scheme, CNC-machined footpegs and bar-end-mounted mirrors. We reckon it will cost north of $18K when available in a few months time. Start ...

TESTED I 2020 Husqvarna Enduro Range

2020 HUSQVARNA RIDE IMPRESSIONS Grabbo’s pick of the 2020 Husqvarna Range Husqvarna TE150/250i/300i Husqvarna FE250/350/450/501 My journey to the MY20 Husqvarna enduro launch in Finland was always going to be a big one, as I was starting from Alice ...

Husqvarna FC350 12-Month Review

I took on the Husqvarna FC350 as a long-termer with grand plans of racing it in the open class at the local track. The idea was that I would get out there and mix it with the local heroes to ...

Husqvarna FC350: Long Term Update #5

This month I decided to convert the WP 4CS fork on the FC350 to an open-cartridge set-up in an attempt to get rid of the mid-stroke harshness and make the action more progressive. The 4CS is well known for having ...

TANKS A LOT: HUSQVARNA 701 ENDURO LR

If you want enduro bike manners with adventure bike mileage, Husqvarna will let you have your cake and eat it Some of the talk around our campfire down in Bungarby centred around a similar theme; “gee, she’s top heavy”, “it’s ...

HUSQVARNA MOTORCYCLES ANNOUNCES VITPILEN AND SVARTPILEN RECALL

Husqvarna recalls Vitpilen and Svartpilen models due to possible fuel tank leak Husqvarna Motorcycles announces the recall of 2018, 2019 and 2020 Vitpilen 701, 2019 and 2020 Svartpilen 701 and 2019 Svartpilen 701 Style machines for all markets because of ...

2020 Husqvarna FC 450 Review

TRACK TIME 2020 Husqvarna FC 450 For diehard Husky fans, that capital H on the radiator shrouds doesn’t just stand for Husqvarna, it stands for Holy. Last year, we saw some big changes from parent company KTM Industries AG. ...

Husqvarna FC350: Long Term Update #3

After riding the FC350 on several tracks over the last month and playing with different oil heights in the 4CS fork I have come to realise that a height of 90mm is much better than the 100mm I had. One ...

Husqvarna FE501 vs Beta RR480 – HARD ENDURO TEST!

Forget The Muscle Beta RR480 vs Husqvarna FE501 – Point of Difference Anyone tried it? Beta RR480 Specs Husqvarna FE501 Specs Can you ride a modern big-bore in a hard enduro competition? We muscle our way through a hard ...

HUSQVARNA MOTORCYCLES MY18 STREET RANGE – SVARTPILEN 401

Style & design: Riding position: Innovation / equipment: Style & design: The SVARTPILEN 401 has a more rugged style to it. The parts are designed with an obligation to not just look good but to be fully functional as ...

HUSQVARNA ENDURO RACING TEAM DELIVERS KYOGLE AORC VICTORIES

A dominant Daniel Sanders won rounds five and six of the 2019 Australian Off-Road Championship (AORC) with the Husqvarna Enduro Racing Team at Kyogle in New South Wales on 20-21 July. While Sanders was untouched in E3 and proved quickest ...

Husqvarna FC350: Long Term Update #8

The Husqvarna has been performing well lately and I can’t complain about any reliability issues, but I was notified that there had been a recall on all Huskies and KTMs. The recall is for the condenser mount and the ...

MX TEST I 2018 HUSQVARNA FC350

ADB Motocross Editor, Lee Hogan, lists his favourite and least favourites things about the 2018 Husqvarna FC350. Words: Lee Hogan Photos: John Pearson SIX THINGS I RATE 1. CHASSIS The chrome-moly frames that Husqvarna and KTM have stuck with, even ...

HUSQVARNA 701 ENDURO AND SUPERMOTO ARRIVE

Further updates for the 2021 version of Husky’s 701 Enduro and Supermoto weapons Husqvarna Motorcycles is pleased to announce the availability of the 2021 701 Enduro and 701 Supermoto. With each model benefitting from shared and specific upgrades that boost ...

Husqvarna WR300 Used Bike Review

Husqvarna WR300 Price Guide MARKET EQUIVALENT The Husqvarna WR300 was a trailbike that came in well under the price of its competitors. It was produced in the days before KTM’s takeover of the Swedish brand. This is why the ...

2020 Husqvarna TE150i Review

The small-bore, two-stroke category has always been a soft spot for me, and I get a ton of enjoyment from riding one. My last outright Australian Four-Day Enduro win was on a 125T so that alone has left me with ...

HUSQVARNA UNVEIL ANOTHER E-MOBILITY CONCEPT

Electric scooter set to join Husqvarna’s future E-mobility range Following the recent announcement of its move into E-Mobility and the E-Pilen Concept electric motorcycle, Husqvarna Motorcycles unveils the Vektorr Concept, an eco-friendly offering that brings the future of personal urban ...

EICMA 2019 – HUSQVARNA’S 901 TWIN

Husqvarna shows new 901 twin-cylinder adventure concept Husqvarna Motorcycles lifted the covers off 10 thrilling models at the 2019 EICMA show in Milan, Italy – the European manufacturer’s largest display of new motorcycles since the start of their new era. ...

FIRST LOOK: HUSQVARNA FC 450 ROCKSTAR EDITION

Coinciding with the introduction of the 2018 rider line-up, Husqvarna Motorcycles is pleased to lift the covers on the FC 450 ROCKSTAR EDITION. An exciting new model that will be used as the basis of the Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory ...

HUSQVARNA RETURN TO MOTO3 WITH FENATI AND LOPEZ

Husqvarna set to return to Moto3 field in 2020 with Max Racing Team Husqvarna Motorcycles are pleased to announce their return to international road racing and the FIM World Championship Grand Prix Moto3 class where they will officially support the ...

HUSQVARNA ROCKSTAR EDITION MODELS AVAILABLE NOW

Competition focused upgrades for limited edition Rockstar TE 300I and FE 350 Further expanding the 2021 TE and FE enduro line-up, Husqvarna Motorcycles is pleased to announce the arrival of the very first TE 300i and FE 350 Rockstar Edition ...

Ivan Long’s Husqvarna FE450

We take a look at Ivan Long’s Husqvarna FE450 desert weapon. THE SWITCH I decided to switch to Husqvarna after three years with KTM. As we all know, KTM has been running up the front in desert races for many ...

Husqvarna FC350: Long Term Update #4

The Husqvarna FC350 is looking really trick now that it’s got a full sticker kit from Kustom MX. These graphics are easy to fit and super durable, which is why I have stuck with the Sydney company and have continued ...

Next-Gen Husqvarna Svartpilen 401 Spotted During Testing; Expected to Hit Markets Soon

© Provided by News18 Next-Gen Husqvarna Svartpilen 401 Spotted During Testing; Expected to Hit Markets Soon The Husqvarna Svartpilen 401 has lately been noticed testing. Svartpilen 401, along with Vitpilen 401, forms the next-gen 401-twins. Both the upcoming models ...

Husqvarna FC350: Long Term Update #2

I’ve been on the Husqvarna FC350 every weekend since taking hold of it and have made it my mission to get the suspension dialed in perfectly. After a bunch of testing I’m happy to say I’ve got the suspension set ...

Husqvarna FC350: Long Term Update #7

I decided to race a club day at Lakes Motorcycle Club, Lake Macquarie, on the weekend as it’s been a while. I have been enjoying riding the FC350 but, like I have mentioned before, I am a little wary ...

2020 Husqvarna FE450 Review

Husqvarna’s FE450 has built a strong track record since finding a new home alongside KTM in Austria. In the local racing scene, the Husqvarna FE450 has won the Australian Four-Day Enduro outright with Mathias Bellino, the E2 AORC title with ...

Graham Jarvis’ 2020 Husqvarna TE300i

THE RIDER GRAHAM JARVIS THE MANAGER ANDI HOLZL THINGS YOU MIGHT NOT KNOW ABOUT GRAHAM JARVIS Graham Jarvis is the king of hard enduro and at 44-years-old the British rider is showing no signs of stopping. THE RIDER GRAHAM ...