Husqvarna has announced prices of the much-awaited Husqvarna twins in India: Svartpilen 250 and Vitpilen 250. The Husqvarna twins have been launched at an introductory price of INR 1.80 Lakh (ex-showroom, Delhi). The Vitpilen is a café racer-styled bike, while the Svartpilen is a scrambler. The motorcycles were unveiled at the India Bike Week, Goa on 6th December 2019.
Key Highlights: 248.8cc DOHC Single-Cylinder engine, Swedish design – clean, modern aesthetics, Strong and lightweight steel trellis frame for responsive handling, High-quality WP APEX suspension with upside-down forks, Bosch Dual Channel ABS system, LED headlight and taillight, 17” cast aluminium wheels, High-quality components and technology
The styling on the twins is identical to their respective 401 counterparts, except that the duo skip the wire-spoke units for alloy wheels and come with MRF tyres.
The 250 cc Husqvarna Svartpilen and Vitpilen machines feature the same engine from the KTM 250 Duke. Displacement: 248.76 cc, Max Power: 30 PS @ 9000 rpm, Max Torque: 24 Nm @ 7500 rpm, Clutch Type: Multi-disc slipper clutch, Number of Gears: 6, Fuel System: Bosch EFI
Frame: Steel Trellis Frame, Powder Coated, 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
The Husqvarna twins will be sold out of KTM showrooms which have been upgraded to sell both KTM and Husqvarna brands. Initially, the bikes will be available at 100 showrooms across 45 cities in India.