Husqvarna motorcycles

  • Husqvarna 510 by Velomacchi

    Husqvarna 510 by Velomacchi

  • Chris Hunter Racing Motorcycles ,,

    Kevin Murray is a petrolhead with a very interesting day job: he runs a company designing high performance gear for clients like The North Face, Nike, Mammut and Navy SEAL teams. He’s now set up shop with his own brand, Velomacchi, producing “Everyday Carry for… Read more »

  • Husqvarna Nuda custom

    Husqvarna Nuda custom

  • Wesley Reyneke Custom Motorcycles ,,

    I was pretty excited when the Husqvarna Nuda 900R was released in 2012—and equally disappointed when it was discontinued, following Pierer Industrie AG’s acquisition of the Italian marque a year ago. The supermoto-esque naked featured a punched out, 898cc version of the Rotax twin-cylinder mill… Read more »

  • Steve McQueen’s Husqvarna 400

    Steve McQueen’s Husqvarna 400

  • Chris Hunter Classic Motorcycles ,,

    Remember the days when motorcycles made it onto the cover of magazines like Sports Illustrated? Riding bikes was something that real men and movie stars did. And as we’re relentlessly reminded these days, there was no greater star than Steve McQueen. McQueen’s unusual prowess on… Read more »

  • Deus Husqvarna TE250

    Deus Husqvarna TE250

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,,

    Husqvarna is a manufacturer with over a hundred years of history—and a finger in a lot of geographical pies. Formerly Swedish, it’s now owned by BMW and builds its motorcycles in Italy. Husqvarna has just set up shop in Bali, which got the boys from… Read more »

  • Honda CR500 by Boyko Racing

    Honda CR500 by Boyko Racing

  • Husqvarna MOAB scrambler motorcycle

    Husqvarna MOAB scrambler motorcycle

  • Chris Hunter Concept Motorcycles ,

    Of all the motorcycles revealed at the EICMA show in Milan, this is the one that got my heart beating fastest. It’s the Husqvarna Concept MOAB, and it’s billed as a “modern re-interpretation of the scrambler”. If the colors look familiar, it’s because they replicate… Read more »

  • Krook Street Racing Husqvarna

    Krook Street Racing Husqvarna

  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,

    David Andersson used to have a Husqvarna SMR 570 in his garage in Sweden. The he stumbled across the Mule Motorcycles website—Mule being Richard Pollock, creator of the Web Surfer Bike EXIF Calendar bike and a regular commenter here. “I went down to my garage… Read more »

  • Husqvarna automatics

    Husqvarna automatics

  • Chris Hunter Classic Motorcycles ,

    I used to think that automatic gearboxes in motorcycles were restricted to a few odd Moto Guzzis and Hondas. Until a few days ago, when Ken Smith sent me the latest issue of VMX Magazine—with a Husqvarna automatic on the cover and an article inside:… Read more »

  • 1935 Husqvarna racer

    1935 Husqvarna racer

  • Chris Hunter Racing Motorcycles ,

    I realised with a surprise at the weekend that we’ve never featured a vintage Husqvarna motorcycle. One tends to associate the Swedish brand (est. 1903) with its all-conquering motocross machines from the 60s and 70s, but the earlier models are worthy of attention too. Like… Read more »

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  • Chris Hunter Custom Motorcycles ,

    Why is Sweden so good at custom bikes? Stockholm designer Marcus Carlsson has just revealed the striking Husqvarna V1000 Gran Turismo, his tribute to a 1935 Husqvarna 500cc road racer, complete with original logo on the tank. The bike’s foundation is a Suzuki TL1000S engine,… Read more »