After much speculation, the first images of the 2014 Husqvarna line have been released to the media. The iconic Swedish brand is ready to take on the market with a full range of motocross machines, including an 85cc mini, pair of full-size two-strokes, and three four-strokes (250, 350, 450). Here is your first look at the latest models from Husqvarna, and we’ll be sure to keep you updated on every detail as they become available.
2014 Husqvarna TC 85
Nimble and agile, the powerful class-leading little engine uses the most advanced 2-stroke technology available and is fitted into a solid chassis for complete rider confidence. Young champions have a no-compromise approach to racing at an early age and the new Husqvarna TC 85 is the perfect partner to take them to the top of the box.
• Full size performance
• Quality components: maximum reliability
• Light, agile and stable for complete rider confidence
• The most advanced 2-stroke technology available
• 2-stroke affordability
• Fast starts thanks to smooth hydraulic clutch action
The high performance 2-stroke engine on the TC 85 is mated to a 6-speed gearbox and a power valve to maximise the power band, allowing riders to compete at the highest level with minimum running costs.
The high performance cylinder has flow-optimised ports and an exhaust control valve for top performance throughout rev range
The crankshaft of the TC 85 has been optimised for maximum performance while guaranteeing durability.
Smooth and precise clutch action with the Formula hydraulic clutch.
The chromoly steel frame and lightweight aluminium rear subframe combine to offer unrivalled precision, maximum stability and rider confidence.
The single-component casting process eliminates welding and guarantees consistent behaviour and quality. Strong but light, the beautifully styled aluminium cast swingarm provides perfect stability and safety.
Reliable and efficient cooling is guaranteed by integrated crankcase cooling and two radiators.
Completely adjustable WP suspension front and rear for maximum performance on any track. The 43 mm upside down fork with 270 mm of travel has all the high quality characteristics of the full size Motocross models in the Husqvarna range.
The PDS rear suspension offers stability, precision and rider comfort in extreme conditions. The shock features complete adjustability and can be setup to perfectly match rider preference and track conditions.
Black Excel rims and CNC-machined hubs play an important role in keeping overall weight to a minimum, while offering great stability as well as adding to the aggressive look of the TC 85.
Latest generation Formula brakes offer superior stopping power and feeling, guaranteed by the cutting-edge radial, four piston brake caliper and 220 mm wave disc at the front, while at the rear a two-piston caliper and 210 mm wave disc gives the rider complete confidence.