Swedish motorcycle brand Husqvarna is expected to be present in Vietnam in August 2021 with the first three models: Svartpilen 200, Svartpilen 401 and Vitpilen 401.
The first models of Husqvarna to be brought to Vietnam will be the Svartpilen 200, Svartpilen 401 and Vitpilen 401. All three of these models will belong to the Entry-level segment that is being interested by many young customers today.
The Husqvarna brand officially entered the Vietnamese market through the distributor Al Naboodah, who is also the official distributor of motorcycles of two other major brands, Harley-Davidson and Triumph.
Husqvarna Svartpilen 200
The Husqvarna Svartpilen 200 is based on the platform, trellis frame from KTM Duke 200 with the same appearance as the Svartpilen 401, except for the alloy wheels and the exhaust are arranged below. The front suspension is 43 mm reverse travel and the rear monoshock is adjustable.
The brake system of Husqvarna Svartpilen 200 is the same as that of KTM Duke 200, using 300mm discs at the front and 230mm discs at the rear.
Powering the new Husqvarna Svartpilen 200 is a 199.5cc single-cylinder, liquid-cooled, DOHC engine. This engine produces 25.4 horsepower and 19.5 Nm of torque, combined with a 6-speed gearbox.
Husqvarna Svartpilen 401 and Vitpilen 401
Both Husqvarna Svartpilen 401 and Vitpilen 401 use the same engine with the KTM 390 Duke / RC390. This engine has a capacity of 373cc, single cylinder, electronic fuel injection, with a capacity of 44 horsepower and 37 Nm of torque, the frame is also inherited from the KTM 390 Duke.
Husqvarna Svartpilen 401 is designed in a scrambler style with the handlebars placed higher than the Svartpilen 401, creating a comfortable posture for the driver. The exhaust is squeezed high, the tread tires are true to the cars that often go on difficult terrain.
The classic but innovative round headlights have a new design with integrated LED bulbs and daytime running lights.
While the Husqvarna Vitpilen 401 has a café-racer design with its signature low handlebars, low-set exhaust, classic round headlights and off-road tires.
Both Svartpilen 401 and Vitpilen 401 are equipped with an electronic display, ABS brakes front and rear, forks, USD WP front shock absorbers, ByBre brakes and 17-inch alloy wheels.
Luan Vo (forum.autodaily.vn)