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102 Miles – 1982 Husqvarna 430WR

In Off-Road, Sweden by AbhiLeave a Comment

Post Sale Update: This Husky sold for $5,700 after 38 bids on eBay. In 1981, Husqvarna released a new motor for their Open class platform. Even though it was the smallest in a class of 500cc bikes at 430cc, the engine made up for it with a wide and predictable powerband. Thanks to a rest of about 35 years, this …

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1 of 300 – 2002 Husqvarna NOX

In Sport, Sweden by AbhiLeave a Comment

I’ve mentioned this a couple of times before, but my favorite bikes to share on Bike-urious are the ones I’ve never heard of before. So here’s another one I enjoyed researching – the Husky NOX. It’s basically a supermoto race bike with the bare minimum that the feds required for a motorcycle to be street legal, and just from looking …

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1973 Husqvarna Two-Fer – 400 CR and 125 WR

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By 1973 Husky had near domination in dirt racing world wide. The list of winning Husqvarna riders reads like an all star list: Malcolm Smith, Bob Grossi, Heikki Mikkola, Arne Kring, Brad Lackey and many more rode Husky to wins. The 400 CR was known as a ‘ready to race’ out of the crate motorcycle. The open class thumpers were …

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A Double Hand Full of Husqvarnas

In Off-Road, Sweden by Tom WackerLeave a Comment

Here we have a guy that is selling 7 vintage Husqvarna (and two Penton) motorcycles at the same time. It seems to me like he may have overestimated the number of Husky collectors that are available at any given time. It nearly ensures he won’t get much competitive bidding.

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Auto MX – 1978 Husqvarna 390 AMX

In Less than 5k, Off-Road, Sweden by Ted CloughLeave a Comment

Husqvarna is a proud Swedish company with over a 100-year history of making motorcycles. While they built many street and road-racing bikes prior to WW2, they are best known for their dominance in motocross, enduro and desert racing in the 1960s and 70s. The 1978 Husky 390 put out 41HP at 8000rpm and was very competitive with the open motocrossers …

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1967 Husqvarna 360 Viking

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Post Listing Update: After the relist, this bike was pulled off of eBay as there was “an error in the listing.” 12-27 Update: Tom Wacker notes that this bike is back up for sale. Bidding is currently up to $5,778 with the reserve not yet met. It’s still in Bonney Lake, Washington and you can find it here on eBay. …

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The Legend – 1971 Husqvarna 400 Cross

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Some motorcycles are notable, some are famous, but only a very few can claim to be legends and carry that legend for over 40 years. The Husky 400 Cross is one of those. Introduced in 1969 it was instantly the open class dirt racing standard. Many notable riders and victories were racked up in very short order. Steve McQueen owned …