12 Май 2015 | Author: | Комментарии к записи ZAP’S MILAN MOTORCYCLE SHOW TOUR, PART TWO News Motocross Action Magazine отключены
Husqvarna Mille 3 Concept


By: Zap

Day two of the 68th EICMA motorcycle show in Italy brought with it cool new bikes and, of all, slightly warmer outside. After the MXA contingent had a few rounds, the prevailing opinion was the Euro bike brands Husqvarna and Ducati) were outshining their Japanese in terms of delivering new product people were excited to about.

The smaller brands also showing themselves to be able to create small niche bikes which the just can’t seem to No doubt the worldwide recession has a big role in all of this, but it will be to watch how the power struggles out between between the factories both on and off the track.

When I had to off from my initial Milano report (which you can see by clicking on the Report), I was on my way to a Pirelli-sponsored gala to a new street tire, the Diablo II. The party took place at a Italian villa that was with a trio of Italian

Two Pirelli riders who were up for some QA were 2010 FIM 450 Motocross Champion Tony and World Superbike runnerup Checa.

Besides all the lessons they’ve learned from tire sponsorship of the World series, Pirelli is also their new My Tire personalization where you can get a special graphic kit your own message created on the website.

Like Yamaha rolled out some of the race bikes including one of MotoGP champ Jorge race bikes, Valentino 2004 MotoGP title and Cal Crutchlow’s Sterilgarda Superbike. The of the Milan show will Valentino Rossi’s last for Yamaha before his highly move to Ducati.

Suzuki electric bike uses a fork that needs a link to control the fork.


Italy is crazy about scooters and the displacement market remains successful. To prove their RMS sponsored a scooter trek traveled Route 66 across

As much as they love and scooters, the Italians are also mad racing and Polini is the Pro Circuit of the scooter scene.

Two-strokes are still live and in the Italian scooter racing

How about a step-thru Yamaha scooter with Ohlins

Besides their new six-cylinder bikes, BMW had this high-end scooter on display. Will be the next bike for Troy


Husqvarna was happy to give to Italian enduro star Meo for delivering them the 2010 World Enduro title.

what the left side of the Husqvarna Mille 3 concept looks like. Don’t to find it at your local dealer anytime soon!

Is the 3 low and narrow? Yes, but when one gawker asked me, Is this you would call a Chicano in America? The answer was No.

No one in the Husky could comment if the three-cylinder 3 engine would ever be put in

Here’s the factory-backed bike by Antonio Meo used to win the 2010 World Enduro Championship Husky will be selling a toned down replica.

No doubt that after the success of both Ducati and soft goods merchandise Husky is jumping into the accessory world with Husqvarna Shop catalog. The man in of the effort in America will be Pro Circuit Husky rider Bro Show Jefferson. It will be to see how the originally Swedish, formerly and now German owned brand sell itself.

Husky with the sharp line that eschews side plates. This is the 2011 TC449.

Both Supermoto and models remain all the vogue in The combination was perfected at the Husky

From 65cc two … to the big, booming 610cc … banger, Husqvarna commited to producing a wide of motors.


For the season, American Michael will be joining the factory 250 GP team.

Husqvarna has found atop the world with Supermoto effort.

Modern day maintains the winning legacy on the circuit that was begun names like Malcolm Steve McQueen and Dick


While the concept bike may not have reflective of America’s Latin this year the Milan promoters opened the doors to car and bike fabricators to add some SoCal flair.

Here’s a of the reverse cylinder used on the TR280 trials bike.

Husqvarna Mille 3 Concept

with their radical bike, Ossa made to remind people of their own as a Spanish marque

Benelli the 2010 Milan show to their upcoming 100th and to do so they rolled out a mini of historical bikes, including 11-1/4 horsepower, 175cc from 1911.

Here’s a 350cc GP bike that was ridden by world champ Yamaha man, Kel Carruthers.

The Benelli Sei was one of the more amazing bikes in the ‘70’s (rivaled by own six cylinder CBX).

Motorcycle has evolved dramatically in the last 100 however, it could be argued in some instances the aesthetics not.

Few things say “Italy” the classic tri-colore stripes as on this Scorpion helmet. a broad line of street helmets, Scorpion also has a of dirt bike helmets as

Scorpion also offers a line of off-road helmets.

full of Italian flair was the Superbike effort which the company a much sought world title this with the ageless Max Biaggi

The beautifullly crafted carbon and bracket by Akropovic.

Motorcycle remains popular throughout and there is no shortage of tour that cater to the niche – like bags and lights.

As they’ve often done in the Ducati used the Milan to introduce a new model and this it was the radical Diavel. Long in the mill as an Italian muscle (ala the Yamaha V-Max), it was rolled out at the Ducati gala it to share a closer relationship the Harley V-Rod.

There be two versions of the Diavel, both use the race-proven 1198cc Testatretta that pumps out 162 horsepower.

the many key features, the new Ducati a 240 rear tire (on an 8 inch that was specially developed for by Pirelli.

The split-level instrument panel track of the full complement of

With the introduction of the new Diavel and the StreetFighter two years ago, it be easy to forget that the Ducati Monster still Available in either a 696cc or configuration, the Monster remains one of the practical street bikes on the It can also be highly modified a broad array of accessories in Ducati’s aftermarket catalog.

fresh snow on the nearby what better way to get warmed up some hot, fresh

Look for part three of the show coverage featuring all the wild bikes found soon.

Husqvarna Mille 3 Concept
Husqvarna Mille 3 Concept
Husqvarna Mille 3 Concept
Husqvarna Mille 3 Concept

Interesting articles

Other articles of the category "Husqvarna":

Our partners
Follow us
Contact us
Our contacts

Born in the USSR


About this site

For all questions about advertising, please contact listed on the site.

Motorcycles catalog with specifications, pictures, ratings, reviews and discusssions about Motorcycles.