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TESTING THE 2023 HUSQVARNA FX450: THE WRAP

We just spent our first day riding our brand new 2023 Husqvarna FX450. It’s a beast! The FX is billed as a closed-course competition off-road bike, which is code for GP and desert racer. About 90 percent of the bike is the same as the FC450…
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HUSQVARNA FC450: 2023 VIDEO SERIES

The 2023 Husqvarna FC450 is all new compared to the 2022 standard model, but we first saw this platform on the Rockstar Edition announced last December. The frame, rear suspension and bodywork are new as well as about half the motor. We've…
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HUSQVARNA’S INCREDIBLE 500cc TWIN

The story of the 1969 Husqvarna 500 Twin Baja Invader is fascinating to anyone with an interest in racing history. There was only one ever built and it won races on both sides of the world with iconic riders like J.N. Roberts and…
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HUSKY ANNOUNCES 2023 FS450 SUPERMOTO

Husqvarna Motorcycle has announced the FS 450  supermoto racer. The official press release follows: Designed and developed to offer outstanding supermoto performance, the FS 450 is expertly crafted with the latest technology and…
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2023 HUSQVARNA FC350: 2023 VIDEO SERIES

The 2023 Husqvarna FC350 is a completely new bike: new motor, new frame, new bodywork: everything. We got our first chance to ride it at Fox Raceway this week and came away with the notion that it might be our favorite bike of the entire…
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HUSKY FC250 ROCKSTAR EDITION: FULL TEST

There’s nothing that special about a special edition, at least not usually. Most are highlighted by graphics and accessories that you could buy for yourself. That’s not the case with the 2022 Husqvarna FC250 Rockstar Edition. First of all,…
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FIRST RIDE: HUSQVARNA NORDEN 901 ADVENTURE BIKE

At the 2019 EICMA Motorcycle show in Milan Italy, Husqvarna revealed a concept bike called the Norden. At the time, it was just an idea, by no means a serious prototype. The whole notion of a Husqvarna adventure bike was just thrown in…
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EXTREME HUSQVARNA 300 2-STROKE: BEHIND THE BUILD

Jason “Hapa” McCune has a long history in the dirt bike world representing aftermarket companies, but, more important, he is buddies with the Dirt Bike staff. He’s one of the fun guys we ride with who spends his off-road adventures…
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2023 HUSQVARNA MX & CROSS-COUNTRY BIKES

Following on the heels of KTM's new model release, Husqvarna has shown its 2023 motocross and cross country models. This includes the FC450, FC350, FC250 four-stroke motocrossers as well as the all-new TC250 and TC125 two-strokes. On the…
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2022 HUSQVARNA FE501 DUAL-SPORT: FULL TEST

The pecking order in the dual-sport world is well-established, and the Husqvarna FE501s is right at the top. At the risk of rehashing common knowledge, the FE is the Husqvarna version of the KTM 500EXC. Don’t fall into the “white KTM” camp…
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ELITE HUSKY DUAL-SPORT: BEHIND THE BUILD

We have featured many project bikes built by Motowhips in the past, and all have been very unique machines, but this Husqvarna FE501 build is a little different. This bike is not only built by Justin Myerson and the Motowhips crew, but it…
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FIRST LOOK: HUSQVARNA MINIS FOR 2023

The first 2023 models are here! Husqvarna unveiled its minicycle line for 2023 today. This first wave of new models includes the TC85, the TC65 and TC50. The full Husqvarna press release follows: Husqvarna Motorcycles North America, Inc.…
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HUSQVARNA TX300 PROJECT: BEHIND THE BUILD

It’s common knowledge that the Husqvarna TX300i is an advanced off-road two-stroke machine. It targets faster off-road, GPs, desert racing and GNCC terrain where stiffer suspension is required for the rider who charges the carnage with a…
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RIDING THE HUSKY ROCKSTAR EDITIONS: THE WRAP

For 2022 Husqvarna’s Special Editions are truly special. That’s not always the case. Most years, Special Editions like the Rockstar Huskys and the KTM Factory Editions are set apart by graphics and accessories that you could buy for…
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HUSQVARNA TC85 PROJECT: BEHIND THE BUILD

Completing projects in the garage with your dad is a rite of passage. Do you remember what yours was? For Johny and his son, Austin DeLuca, it was this used Husqvarna TC85 that had them spending time in the garage together. 1.…
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RIDING THE ’22 HUSKY 501 DUAL-SPORT: THE WRAP

With rain and wet dirt, we spent most of the holidays cutting new trail and exploring off-road areas around home in So Cal. The only way to do that in the condensed urban areas around here is by dual-sport. Luckily, we just happened to have…
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HUSQVARNA ROCKSTAR EDITIONS

Husqvarna has released the 2022 1/2 Rockstar Editions. This year a 250 joins the 450 that we generally see in advance of the U.S. Supercross season, and both models are completely new. They are, presumably, advance looks at the…
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