On busy urban backstreets, the Svartpilen 250 rules supreme. A lightweight chassis and an upright riding position lend a commanding view of wayward traffic, while a punchy engine and brisk acceleration work to put space between you and the city. However, when the road ahead becomes a twisted ribbon of curves and creases, the Svartpilen 250 reminds you that it is a motorcycle – and it was built for this.
"ESCADING THE CLUTTER AND CHAOS SHOULDN'T BE A QUIET OCCASION. IT SHOULD BE CELEBRATED WITH A TWIST OF THE THROTTLE AND A BLUR OF THE SURROUNDING LANDSCAPE."
Powering the Svartpilen 250 is a modern fuel injected, liquid cooled, single-cylinder four-stroke 250 cc twin overhead camshafts engine. The remarkably compact engine provides impressive power and thanks to the balancer shaft, delivers the highest levels of smoothness.The engine is equipped with an electric starter powered by a 12V/8Ah battery and it achieves its peak power of 23 kW (31 hp) with an impressively punchy torque.
The trellis frame is central to the Svartpilen 250 character and agility. Made from high strength steel using hydro formed tubes and robot welding, the frame is not only strong but also lightweight ensuring nimble handling and detailed feedback to the rider. Designed with specific flex characteristics, the frame works in harmony with the WP suspension to offer a comfortable and confident feel combined with a tight turning circle for ease of use in urban environments.
The Svartpilen 250 is fitted with hydraulic ByBre brake callipers, which are manufactured to the highest standards, and in combination with 320mm front and 230mm rear perforated steel discs, deliver controllable and confident braking performance. Additionally, the Svartpilen 250 uses a state-of-the-art Bosch ABS system, ensuring the highest level of safety in varying braking conditions.
The WP suspension on the Svartpilen 250 is made to exacting standards, ensuring the highest level of quality and craftsmanship. The front suspension features 43 mm big piston forks, while the rear features a progressive damping system connected directly to the swingarm. The high-quality components offer dynamic handling ideal for busy urban environments.
Reduced to an authentic mix of classic thinking and modern design. This Svartpilen 250 is synonymous with the Swedish heritage of Husqvarna Motorcycles. The lightweight and narrow bodywork is shaped into the Svartpilen 250's design and intelligently allows for seamless movement while riding. Its dark colour, rugged tyres and protective parts give the motorcycle a rigorous look to match its urban exploration intentions.
The 17" cast wheels are a design highlight of the Svartpilen 250. The wheels offer a unique sense of style and are also very Robust, offering premium reliability on unpredictable and challenging urban terrain.
The front and rear lights are distinct elements on the Svartpilen 250 and use the latest LED technology, the lights are more than just designer pieces and offer advanced lighting performance and visibility in urban environments.
|Power in kw||23 kw|
|Weight (without fuel)||153 kg|
|Tank capacity||9.5 l|
|Abs||Two channel bosch 10.1mb|
|Front brake disc diameter||320 mm|
|Rear brake disc diameter||230 mm|