Husqvarna Motorcycles’ 2020 Vitpilen and Svartpilen Range Available Now

SINGLE CYLINDER STREET EXPLORERS RECEIVE NEW TECHNICAL FEATURES AND STRIKING GRAPHICS FOR 2020

February 18, 2020 – (Motor Sports NewsWire) – Husqvarna Motorcycles are pleased to announce the availability of the MY20 Vitpilen and Svartpilen range – four exciting street models that feature ground-breaking design as well as receiving new technical features and colours for 2020.

The Vitpilen 701 delivers exceptional performance and an unmistakably dynamic riding experience, which encourages riders to clear their minds and focus on the road ahead. Combining a 692cc single cylinder engine with a lightweight chassis and sport-oriented WP suspension it’s a motorcycle that guarantees a thrilling ride on technical and twisty roads, fully complemented by strong Brembo brakes.

Vitpilen 701 2020
Vitpilen 701

Offering a riding experience that is defined by its pureness, the Svartpilen 701 is a modern and progressive motorcycle inspired by the timeless authenticity of the flat track scene. A raw, dependable and thrilling ride is guaranteed by a lightweight chassis –161 kg without fuel – and a 75 hp single cylinder engine.

Svartpilen 701 2020
Svartpilen 701

For 2020, the Vitpilen 701 and Svartpilen 701 come fitted with CNC-machined footpegs as standard, for superior quality and attention to detail. In addition, they also feature a new quality painted finish and graphics, as well as 17” spoked wheels (18” front wheel on the Svartpilen) for a distinct, modern look.

With its fresh and simple approach to motorcycling, the Vitpilen 401 is stripped of all that is unnecessary to guarantee an exciting riding experience. The extremely lightweight chassis – 151 kg without fuel – is matched to the strong performance of the 44 hp single cylinder engine, delivering an all-encompassing ride that resonates with new and experienced riders alike.

Vitpilen 401 2020
Vitpilen 401

The Svartpilen 401 is a progressive, rugged motorcycle with timeless appeal and is perfect for urban exploration. Delivering a dynamic riding experience and a commanding riding position, its modern design is enhanced by a single cylinder engine, streel trellis frame, low weight and high-performance WP APEX suspension.

Svartpilen 401 2020
Svartpilen 401

Ensuring improved pillion comfort for 2020, both the Vitpilen 401 and Svartpilen 401 feature extended, bolt-on subframes. A new, quality painted finish with subtle silver and bronze accents highlight the unique Vitpilen and Svartpilen designs.

Vitpilen 401 and Svartpilen 401

=> Extended subframe for increased pillion comfort
=> Striking new graphics, trim and paint finish
=> Powerful yet tractable 373 cc, 44 hp, 37 Nm, single cylinder engine
=> Lightweight and nimble handling
=> Vitpilen 401: 151 kg without fuel
=> Svartpilen 401: 152 kg without fuel
=> LED headlight and tail light
=> Accessible size: 835 mm seat height
=> Extremely low fuel consumption and running costs

Vitpilen 701 and Svartpilen 701

=> Spoked wheels as standard:
=> Vitpilen 701: 17” front and rear
=> Svartpilen 701: 18” front and 17” rear
=> Striking new graphics, trim and paint finish
=> CNC machined footrests
=> Powerful and torquey 692 cc, 75 hp, 72 Nm, single cylinder engine
=> Dynamic, lightweight high-performance chassis
=> Vitpilen 701: 158 kg without fuel
=> Svartpilen 701: 161 kg without fuel
=> Adjustable suspension
=> LED headlight and tail light
=> Slipper clutch
=> Up/down Easy Shift
=> Low fuel consumption

Accompanying the Vitpilen and Svartpilen range is the Functional Clothing Street Collection – a selection of quality items that deliver the highest standards of protection, ideal for modern motorcyclists. Husqvarna Motorcycles also offer an extensive line-up of Accessories – high-quality items that add additional protection, durability and style.

The MY20 Vitpilen and Svartpilen ranges are now available at all authorised Husqvarna Motorcycles Dealers.

For all details on pricing and availability please refer to your national Husqvarna Motorcycles Subsidiary or Importer. Availabilities may differ from country to country.

Husqvarna Motorcycles. Tradition on two wheels since 1903.

Husqvarna Motorcycles are widely known and respected in the offroad 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

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