Discover How “Mr. Motocross” Torsten Hallmen Conquered His Third World Championship in 1966

February 10, 2017 – (Motor Sports Newswire) – The Good Old Times Blog takes another look into the Husqvarna Motorcycles archive to recount some great race action back in 1966 when Torsten Hallman, “Mister Motocross”, claimed his third World Championship title in the 250 cc class on a muddy track in what was then the Soviet Union. Hallman was, and remains, a Swedish motorsports legend and a true Husqvarna hero.


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Husqvarna Motorcycles. Tradition on two wheels since 1903.

Husqvarna Motorcycles are widely known and respected in the off-road world for a heritage of competition and numerous motocross and enduro world championships. Originally founded in Sweden in 1903, Husqvarna Motorcycles have been designed and manufactured in Mattighofen, Austria since 2013.

Source: Husqvarna Motorcycles GmbH