Husqvarna has given new life to its 250cc range of Svartpilen and Vitpilen motorcycles with stylish new colorways. The Svartpilen ‘Black Arrow’ now comes in a matte finish with a dark blue color complemented by beige gray seat cowls and the Vitpilen ‘White Arrow’ now sports a matte finish ceramic white color, which is a glossy, dark silver. is completed by Metal seat cowls Both the motorcycles are priced at Rs 2.2 lakh ex-showroom India.
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The 250cc machines feature a fuel-injected, liquid-cooled, single-cylinder 4-stroke DOHC motor borrowed from the KTM Duke 250 and produces a maximum power of 29.63 bhp at 9000 rpm and a maximum torque of 24 NM. Both the RPM motorcycles have a unique Scandinavian design language that is minimal, minimal and elegant. The Svartpilen 250 has a more rugged design and upright stance and also comes with dual purpose tires. The Vitpilen 250 features a sporty design, a set of on-road tires from MRF, clip-on handlebars, and a lean front riding position. The Svartpilen 250 also has 8-spoked alloys while the Vitpilen 250 has 5-spoke units. The bike comes with LED headlights and taillight, a strong and lightweight steel trellis frame, high-quality WP APEX suspension with upside-down forks, Bosch Dual Channel ABS system and robust 17” cast aluminum wheels. The braking setup is also the same as the KTM Duke 250, with both the Svartpilen and Vitpilen getting 320mm disc brakes at the front, with a 240mm disc at the rear. With a curb weight of 166 kg, both the bikes have a top speed of 145 kmph making them the fastest and most powerful in the 250-cc segment.
Commenting on the new range, Sumit Narang, President (ProBiking), Bajaj Auto Limited said, “The Husqvarna range of motorcycles occupies a unique position in the premium motorcycle segment, offering high performance with a unique and minimal Swedish look. Thanks to the clever integration. Design language The Husqvarna twins are aimed at motorcyclists with an advanced taste, a strong appreciation of style, and those who do not want a compromise between performance and elegant design. The new colorways of this design Emphasis on philosophy.