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Marque Remarks => Husqvarna => Topic started by: Tex on November 03, 2019, 10:39:01 PM

Title: The final countdown
Post by: Tex on November 03, 2019, 10:39:01 PM
After a 20-year absence, Husqvarna introduced their 4-stroke big-bore beast. In 1983, it tried establishing the brand as a top player on the bike market. Not only was a new engine presented, but the Swedes also gave up the red/chrome tanks in favour of new all-white machines. However, MX competition from Japan was fierce and Husqvarna did not have the financial resources to keep up with their opponents. Instead, the company looked towards enduro.

Read the full article here:

https://www.husqvarna-motorcycles.com/en/history/good-old-times/final-countdown/

Tex