Husqvarna Motorcycles unveil their off-road model range for 2015. The brand encompasses a full line up of both motocross and enduro bikes plus a professional 85cc minicross machine.
Update: See the full details of the 2015 Husqvarna Motorcycles model range
Less than one year after the creation of Husqvarna Motorcycles GmbH (October 2013) and the launch of the ‘new era’ model range by Husqvarna, the Brand with Swedish origins introduces to the world media the new model year 15 model range.
Keeping A Promise
“When the new era of Husqvarna was announced it was done so with a promise of building a bright future while keeping focused on the brand’s rich heritage and tradition,” asserts Oliver Göhring, Husqvarna Motor-cycles GmbH Managing Director.
“Now, one year on – and with a lot of exciting news and updates on the 2015 model range – we are keeping that promise. Husqvarna Motorcycles will continue to keep striding forward. We are building a promising fu-ture, ensuring a strong foothold in the market for many years to come.”
What’s New For 2015?
2015 Husqvarna Motocross Model Range
For MY15 significant updates further develop the pre-mium characteristics of the highly technological Husqvarna Motocross range. Maintaining its loyalty to two-stroke enthusiasts with the TC 125 and TC 250 and together with the four-stroke FC 250, FC 350 and FC 450, plus the TC 85 minicross, there is a model of choice for every age and ability level.
Important changes for 2015 see a new WP 4CS fork with improved damping specifically designed for Moto-cross. A new shock with 4mm more stroke, improved linkage geometry and a new 22mm front axle ensure optimum suspension and handling characteristics for MY15. The FC 250 and FC 350 also benefit from an improved clutch basket and spring design while the TC 85 receives a lighter swingarm.
From the lightweight and agile handling of the 2-strokes to the explosive power and all-round ability of the 4-strokes, every rider is sure to find a match in the MY15 Husqvarna Motocross range.
2015 Husqvarna Enduro Model Range
Once again the Husqvarna line-up features a complete range of 2-stroke and 4-stroke Enduros in every cate-gory. From the light and super-agile TE 125 to the amazing power of the FE 501 there are seven models to cater the needs of the competitive racer or weekend trail rider.
Across the range the MY15 enduro models feature a new headlight and front fender with the triple clamps adapted for easier mounting. All models benefit from the WP 4CS closed cartridge front fork. The two-stroke range sees improved power delivery while the TE 250 and TE 300 receive a lighter, more efficient 3Ah bat-tery. The FE 250 and FE 350 also benefit from an im-proved clutch basket and spring design while the FE 250 has a longer sixth gear for better transfer capabilities.
Traditional Principles, Premium Quality
“As the pioneers of motocross and with over 110 years of experience, Husqvarna Motorcycles pride itself on offering premium products to the offroad market,” con-firms Managing Director Reinhold Zens.
“Through the efforts of Husqvarna’s Factory Racing teams in motocross, enduro and from 2015 also super-cross, we are able to constantly develop and improve our products at the highest levels possible to ensure our customer base receives the most reliable and quali-ty driven motorcycles possible. With chromium molyb-denum steel frames, poylamide rear subframes, en-gines with peak performances in all displacements, the state-of-the-art WP 4CS front fork and rear suspension linkage on all of the enduro range, Husqvarna will re-main at the top of the class with its MY15 range.”
Summary Of Changes And Improvements For MY15
The new Husqvarna MY15 range is available from all authorized European Husqvarna Motorcycles dealers from July 2014.