by Kenneth Olausson Originally published at husqvarna-motorcycles.com   We head back in Husqvarna history to their important Silver Arrow model, which was released in 1955. It was a 175 cc ‘lightweight’ motorcycle with a 2-stroke engine and a three-speed gearbox. This model was manufactured until 1965 and there were 11,300 […]

The Silver Arrow – Episode 2


by Kenneth Olausson Originally published at husqvarna-motorcycles.com   In all of Husqvarna’s history, probably one of the most important developments is the Silver Arrow, Silverpilen. This 175 cc 2-stroke, three-speed machine paved the way for the company’s future success. The Silver Arrow was the basis for a victorious path on […]

The Silver Arrow – Episode 1


PURCHASE AND PERSONALIZE A NEW VITPILEN OR SVARTPILEN AND SHARE YOUR RIDING EXPERIENCES ON SOCIAL MEDIA TO BECOME THE NEXT HUSQVARNA AMBASSADOR     Husqvarna Motorcycles is looking for VITPILEN and SVARTPILEN owners to become the next brand ambassadors. As the first generation of SVARTPILEN and VITPILEN owners, you are […]

Become a Vitpilen Pioneer




HUSQVARNA MOTORCYCLES TOP 36,000 UNITS SOLD GLOBALLY DURING BUSINESS YEAR 2017 Enjoying further positive trading results, Husqvarna Motorcycles have ended the 2017 business year with yet more record-breaking sales and turnover figures. With 20% more motorcycles sold during the 12 months to December 31, 2017, the European manufacturer of premium […]

Husqvarna Motorcycles Achieve Fourth Consecutive Year Of Record-breaking Sales In ...


The Husqvarna Vitpilen lineup debuts on Jay Leno’s Garage! Watch Jay discuss Husqvarna’s historic motorcycle release with Husqvarna’s John Hinz. Then ride along as Jay test rides the Vitpilen 701 and Svartpilen 401 Husqvarna’s Andy Jefferson.

Video: Jay Leno Rides the Vitpilen 701 & Svartpilen 401



TWO SOPHISTICATED, URBAN-STYLED MODELS TO ENRICH HUSQVARNA’S ‘REAL STREET’ MOTORCYCLE RANGE Husqvarna Motorcycles are proud to take the covers off the production VITPILEN 701 machine, while also introducing the all-new SVARTPILEN 701 concept motorcycle at EICMA – the annual motorcycle show in Milan, Italy. With the historic brand continuing to […]

Husqvarna Introduces Vitpilen 701 & Svartpilen 701 Concept at EICMA ...


A Third Consecutive Year of Record-breaking Sales as Husqvarna Motorcycles Top 30,000 Units Sold Globally Enjoying highly encouraging results during the business year 2016, Husqvarna Motorcycles have come close to doubling both their production and turnover in the last two years. Reaching total global sales of 30,700 units during the […]

Husqvarna Motorcycles Enjoy Extraordinary Increase In Global Sales And Turnover ...


  Husqvarna Motorcycles have taken the covers off their production VITPILEN 401 and SVARTPILEN 401 machines, while also introducing the all-new concept VITPILEN 401 AERO at the 2016 EICMA show held in Milan, Italy. These three new models form part of Husqvarna’s exciting new range of ‘Real Street’ motorcycles.

Husqvarna EICMA 2016 Press Conference



See what inspired us to create the 401 concept bikes that were presented at EICMA 2014. The 401 Svartpilen and the 401 Vitpilen.

401: I want what they wanted.