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Husqvarna SM 450RR

Husqvarna was founded nearly 300 ago as a weapons factory for the Swedish It grew and diversified, and in 1903 it its first motorcycle—making it the oldest produced motorcycle brand in Husqvarna’s motorcycle line to grow, and by the 1930s they competing in—and winning—international

By the 1970s, Husqvarna literally the off-road race scene, and to do so through the early eighties. broad changes in the company’s and product offerings, combined strong foreign competition, Husqvarna Motorcycles to the edge of out of business. Recognizing the inherent of the name and the off-road market, in a small Italian motorcycle named Cagiva, purchased the company and began rebuilding historic brand.

In 1996, after the Cagiva sold one of its premier brands, to a group of American investors. was left without a U.S. for its products. Recognizing the potentially demand for Cagiva and Husqvarna in the United States market, the of Cagiva, brothers Claudio and Castiglioni, sought to establish a U.S. distributorship for Cagiva, and the reintroduced MV Agusta marque.

They approached longtime Eraldo Ferracci to investigate the of establishing a new U.S. distributor.

this time, Eraldo founder of Fast By Ferracci Products, was head of the Fast By Race Team which won two Superbike and two AMA Superbike championships. En to the these titles, FBF’s team defeated huge racing teams despite the overwhelming odds facing a motorcycle shop from Philadelphia. Fast By Ferracci Products grew from a machine shop in a garage the Ferracci’s house to a multi-million-dollar corporation dedicated to designing, and selling top-quality aftermarket products.

Husqvarna SM 450RR

Based on the success of Fast By the Castiglioni brothers recognized the Ferracci organization had the drive to reestablish the Cagiva, Husqvarna, and MV brands in the United States, and a joint venture between and the Ferracci organization in 1997. new company, Cagiva USA, was exclusive rights to import and Cagiva, Husqvarna, and MV Agusta in the United States and Canada.

In 2009 BMW acquired Husqvarna Dr. Herbert Diess, General of BMW Motorrad, and Claudio Castiglioni of MV signed a contract on July to initiate the sale; f

Diess that, With the Husqvarna targeted at the sporty competition, we be able to extend the BMW Motorrad to include younger groups of as well as the entire off-road and sector much more and effectively than with our brand alone.

While BMW has dabbled in the off-road with its rapidly expanding of enduro bikes, the acquisition of should enable near-instant in this growing segment. BMW they plan to operate as a separate enterprise, and that will remain at their location in Northern Italy.

Husqvarna SM 450RR
Husqvarna SM 450RR
Husqvarna SM 450RR

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