2020 Husqvarna Svartpilen 701: Elemental Sports Roadster Gold

Jul 27, 2020 View Comments by

The Svartpilen 701 reminds me of a childhood friend. Jimmy was a likable boy who always pushed the limits of what was typically deemed reasonable. He had a circle of friends who admired his carefree and adventurous attitude, even if he was pretty rough around the edges. Jimmy was eminently lovable and a source of […]

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BMW Sells Husqvarna

Jan 31, 2013 View Comments by

Citing its desire to refocus its business on urban mobility and e-mobility, BMW Motorrad has announced the sale of its subsidiary, Husqvarna Motorcycles, to the Austrian firm Pierer Industrie AG. The deal is a somewhat confusing resolution to rumors of KTM’s impending acquisition of the Swedish motorcycle maker, as it turns out, Pierer Industries AG […]

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Steve McQueen Husky Hits Auction Block in Vegas

Nov 24, 2012 View Comments by

Though he was most closely associated with the Triumph brand, Steve McQueen also had a soft spot for Swedish bikes. Come January, motorcycle collectors and Steve McQueen fans will get a crack at owning one of his personal bikes. Though it isn’t the same bike featured in the famous motorcycle film On Any Sunday, this […]

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