The 250 cc Husqvarna Svartpilen and Vitpilen machines function a fuel-injected, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder, 4-stroke DOHC engine.
- Last Updated: February 25, 2020, 1:28 PM IST
- Edited by: Chhavianshika Singh
Bajaj Auto introduced costs of the much-awaited Husqvarna twins in India: Svartpilen 250 and Vitpilen 250. The bikes had been unveiled on the India Bike Week, Goa on sixth December 2019. Husqvarna, a number one premium bike model of Swedish origin, is part of the KTM Group and has been delivered to India by Bajaj Auto to enhance the profitable KTM model. Husqvarna Motorcycles shall be bought out of KTM showrooms which have been upgraded to promote each KTM and Husqvarna manufacturers. At launch beginning early March, the Husqvarna twins shall be accessible at 100 showrooms throughout 45 cities. Over the subsequent 5 months, the footprint will increase to nearly 400 KTM showrooms throughout 275 cities.
The Husqvarna Svartpilen and Vitpilen have a Swedish design language which is modest, minimalist, and chic. The Svartpilen 250 has a extra rugged design with an upright stance. It comes with dual-purpose tyres and is able to taking each on and off-road journeys. The Vitpilen 250 has a sportier design, clip-on handlebars and a entrance lean driving place.
The 250 cc machines function a fuel-injected, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder, 4-stroke DOHC engine that produces punchy torque on the highest ranges of engine refinement delivering a dynamic and fun-filled driving expertise. With a compact chassis design, WP suspension and premium high quality parts, the Husqvarna twins guarantee dynamic efficiency and nice driving consolation. The Svartpilen 250 and Vitpilen 250 have particular introductory pricing of Rs 1.80 lakh (ex-showroom Delhi).
Speaking on the event Rakesh Sharma, Executive Director, Bajaj Auto Ltd. stated: “The premium motorcycle segment has seen strong growth in India over the last five years of almost 19 per cent CAGR, with two broad classes of motorcycles – sporty high-performance motorcycles and lifestyle motorcycles with limited performance. The Husqvarna twins are superbly crafted and will be a game-changer in the lifestyle performance segment. They offer a great package of superior dynamic performance and a unique Swedish design language. The Husqvarnas are meant for progressive riders who have an evolved taste, a strong appreciation for style and don’t want a compromise between performance and elegant design. We look forward to seeing Husqvarna replicate the success of KTM motorcycles by targeting a different and complementary consumer segment”.
Husqvarna is likely one of the oldest bike manufacturers on the planet and has been in steady manufacturing since 1903. Bajaj Auto via its Probiking enterprise unit launched KTM bikes in India in 2012. KTM has been profitable with its high-performance sports activities bikes, promoting over 250,000 models since launch. Last yr, India turned the biggest marketplace for KTM globally and in return helped KTM change into the World’s no 1 premium efficiency bike model by quantity. Bajaj Auto plans to copy the success of KTM with Husqvarna bikes by focusing on the life-style phase.
· 248.8cc Torque 30 PS DOHC Single Cylinder engine
· Swedish design – clear, trendy aesthetics
· Premium construct high quality and end
· Strong and light-weight metal trellis body for responsive dealing with
· High-quality WP APEX suspension with upside-down forks
· Bosch Dual Channel ABS system
· LED headlight and taillight
· Robust 17” solid aluminium wheels
· High-quality parts and expertise
Husqvarna Svartpilen/Vitpilen 250 Spec Sheet:
Engine Type: Single Cylinder, 4-stroke, Four V DOHC Engine
Cooling: Liquid Cooling
Displacement: 248.76 cc
Max Power: 22.1kw (30 PS)@9000 rpm
Max Torque: 24 Nm at 7500 rpm
Clutch Type: Multi-disc slipper clutch
Number of Gears: 6
Fuel System: Bosch EFI
Frame: Steel Trellis Frame, Powder Coated
Handlebar: Svartpilen- Hydroformed mounting, Vitpilen -Clip-on Steel Tube
Front suspension: WP APEX – USD 43 mm
Rear suspension: WP APEX – Monoshock
ABS: Dual Channel ABS
Braking: Front – 320 mm , Rear – 230 mm
Ground Clearance: 145 mm
Tank Capacity: 9.5 litres
Seat Height: 835 mm
Ground Clearance: 145 mm
Wheel Size: 17-inch rims
Tyre Size: Front -110/70-R17,54H; Rear- 150/60-R17,66H
Weight: Svartpilen – 154 kg, Vitpilen – 153 kg