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701 FAMILY REACHES NEW HEIGHTS IN PERFORMANCE WITH THE LATEST GENERATION SINGLE CYLINDER ENGINE FOR MODEL YEAR 2017
Husqvarna Motorcycles are proud to unveil the new #701supermoto and #701enduro, fitted with the most powerful single cylinder engine ever developed by #husqvarna delivering an additional (4.5kW) 6 hp and 3.0 Nm of torque over the previous generation while also meeting strict EURO IV emission levels.
Always committed to innovative #product development, #husqvarna have focused on introducing further advances in engine performance and reliability, while giving both new models a fresh look that remains true to the brand’s Swedish heritage.
Combining high-tech componentry to offer unparalleled performance, the new #701supermoto and #701enduro ensure #husqvarna riders shall have the perfect machinery to make the most out of any riding situation, ranging from daily commuting to adrenaline-filled on or #offroad adventures.
Both the #701supermoto and #701enduro are equipped with a new generation Euro IV compliant single cylinder engine that features the latest technology in terms of design and electronics. With a significantly improved power output of 74 hp (55kW) at 8,000 rpm and torque of 71.0 Nm at 6,750 rpm, the 692.7cc single cylinder powerplant offers class-leading performance.
With reliability a key factor, the use of innovative solutions such as the active evacuation and forced lubrication of the crankcase ensure long 10,000 km service intervals. All the latest engine advances provide an extremely low fuel consumption that along with the lengthy service intervals massively reduces the cost of ownership in the long run.
Smooth power delivery is guaranteed by the state-of-the-art four-valve cylinder head with its twin spark ignition. With the single overhead camshaft technology allowing for more exact valve timing at higher engine speeds, #husqvarna engineers added an extra 1000 rpm of usable power to the engine. For increased comfort and less vibrations the engine also features a second counter balancer shaft.
The Keihin electronic fuel injection features a new 50 mm throttle body that has no mechanical linkage to the throttle grip and offers better throttle response and ride-ability at small throttle valve positions.
Perfectly mixing the finest craftsmanship with unparalleled single cylinder performance, the #701supermoto brings Husqvarna’s World Supermoto Championship winning pedigree into a machine that’s versatile enough to be ridden by all. Loyal to Swedish styling for a minimalistic but highly efficient design the new model gets updated graphics, with white colours prevailing over blue and yellow.
Featuring a maximum power output of 74 hp and a torque of 71.0 Nm the updated single cylinder EURO IV engine leaves no doubt regarding performance. Combining the highest quality components with the latest electronics in terms of engine management, the new #701supermoto takes performance and agility to a whole new level.
701 SUPERMOTO BENEFITS
Carrying Husqvarna’s #enduro World Championship winning tradition, the #701enduro can handle both urban environments and #offroad terrain with ease. Equipped with the upgraded single cylinder engine, the all-new 2017 model reaches new levels of performance and versatility.
The new poweplant offers an additional 1,000 rpm of usable power, which along with reduced vibrations bring single cylinder technology to the highest level. With its crisp throttle response the engine allows riders to confidently tackle #offroad adventures as well as their daily commute.
Staying true to its Swedish heritage, #husqvarna have given the new #701enduro a fresh look, with a white, blue and yellow colour scheme subtly enhancing the minimalistic and modern design.
701 #enduro BENEFITS
The new #husqvarna MY17 #701supermoto and #701enduro will be presented at the upcoming #intermot show in Cologne on the #husqvarna Motorcycles booth, Hall 09.1 booth 025 and will be available in Europe from October on.
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