Husqvarna Svartpilen 401 For Sale
What Is It?
The Husqvarna Svartpilen 401 is an A2 friendly premium retro style bike and is powered by a liquid cooled 373 cc single cylinder engine which puts out 42.9 bhp at 9,000 rpm and maximum torque at 7,000 rpm.
- Steel tubular frame with Aluminium swingarm
- 300 mm disc up front with ByBre four piston caliper
- 230 mm disc at the rear with ByBre single piston caliper
- Bosch 9.1MB ABS system with off mode
- Adjustable 43 mm WP APEX upside down fork with 142 mm travel
- Adjustable WP APEX rear shock with 150 mm travel
- Slipper clutch
- Adjustable levers
- Braced handlebar
- Luggage rack
- Bash plate
- LED lighting all round
- 6 speed gearbox with gear position sensor
Husqvarna is part of KTM which explains the re-purposed KTM Duke 390 engine, frame and the WP suspension setup.
The wire-spoked 17" wheels take a Pirelli Scorpion Rally STR 110/70 tyre at the front and a 150/60 at the rear.
Accessories include the bar end mirrors, fly screens, comfort seats, wavy discs, pillion grab handle, pillion seat to luggage rack conversion and Akrapovic exhaust.
Colours: Black/green, grey/silverDid You Know?
Svart Pilen translates as The Black Arrow.
Up And Down The Range
For more of a cafe racer vibe check out the Vitpilen 401. It's essentially the same bike with road focused tyres, low clip on bars, a more aggressive riding position and no luggage rack or bash plate.
Launch RRP: £4,300
Capacity: 373 cc (low)
Power: 43 bhp / 32 kW (average)
Red Line: 10,000 rpm (average)
Top Speed: 105 mph / 169 km/h (high)
Economy: 70 mpg / 4.0 L/100km (good)
Range: 150 miles / 241 km (average)
Fuel Capacity: 9.5 litres / 2.1 gallons (low)
Seat Height: 835 mm / 32.9 inches (average)
Dry Weight: 152 kg / 335 pounds
Road Tax (VED): £45 / Year (Medium)
Review In A Few
- Custom retro looks
- Flimsy tank luggage rack
- Expensive for the power
- Basic LCD dash
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