Husqvarna just released its new line of off-road bikes, including a fuel-injected two-stroke. The TE250i uses transfer port injection, just like the KTM 250XCW TCI introduced last month. The Husky release also includes the FE dual-sport bikes and the TX150 off-road competition two-stroke. The official press release is below.
Husqvarna Motorcycles today launches its complete line-up of 2018 off-road models, a sophisticated new series of 2-stroke and 4-stroke machines that take the historic brand’s off-road model line-up to a whole new level in terms of technology and performance.
Introducing the next generation of 2-stroke machines, the all-new, electronic fuel-injected TE 250i.
Husqvarna’s latest enduro offering delivers unprecedented advantages in terms of performance, rideability, fuel consumption and ease of use. The introduction of electronic fuel injection by Husqvarna Motorcycles represents a bold new step into the future of off-road motorcycling.
Together with the fuel-injected 2-stroke, Husqvarna Motorcycles presents a heavily updated range of TE and FE machines for model year 2018. Collecting feedback from top-level competition and combining it with extensive research, the brands engineers ensured that the 2018 TE 150, TE 250, TE300, FE 250, FE 350, FE 450 and FE 501 remain true to Husqvarna Motorcycles commitment to offer premium motorcycles across their complete enduro range.
2-STROKE NEW ERA
Perfectly embodying Husqvarna’s pioneering spirit, the new from the ground up electronic fuel injected TE 250i features engine technology that revolutionizes the field of 2-stroke enduro motorcycles.
TE 250i ELECTRONIC FUEL INJECTION HIGHLIGHTS
Fuel injectors at the transfer ports
Ideal amount of fuel in all conditions
Oil pump & oil tank
Convenient, eliminates pre-mix
39 mm throttle body
Regulates air flow, TPS relays airflow data
Modern engine management, no need for jetting changes
Standard map select
Customize power characteristics
Frame integrated oil filler cap
2018 FE 501
Translucent fuel tank
Large capacity, fuel pump integrated
New intake snorkel
Adapted to throttle body
SETTING THE BENCHMARK
Combining the most advanced engine technology with a series of dynamic upgrades, all Husqvarna Motorcycles 2-stroke and 4-stroke machines set the benchmark in terms of handling, power, weight and aesthetics.
MY18 ENDURO HIGHLIGHTS (ALL MODELS)
WP Xplor 48 front fork
New fork tubes & setting for added sensitivity & bottoming resistance
New Magura brake calipers & GSK discs
Optimal sensitivity & progression
New ProTaper handlebar
Class-leading function & style