1. Husqvarna Motorcycles Made In Sweden - About 1988 and older

Photos from the Husqvarna museum 2014-02-14

Discussion in 'Vintage/Left Kickers' started by Johnnymannen, Feb 14, 2014.

  1. Johnnymannen Husqvarna
    AA Class

    Location:
    Sweden
    factory built 500cc twin cylinder twostroke that made 250km/h!
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    More motor history! All championship riders bikes!
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    heikki Mikkola,s world championship bike.
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    MMMMMM! HÃ¥kan carlqvists world championship 250 bike he won with in 1979:=).
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    Carlqvists engine.
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    Worlds only 500 automatic prototype bike that also competed in one whole championship.
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    Here is jacky martens old championship bike!
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    Cool stuff! here is the tool that many of you guys engine covers are made!
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    Engine case anyone:=)?
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    And finally: Here is the old smithy from 1860:=).
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    Johnny
  2. Johnnymannen Husqvarna
    AA Class

    Location:
    Sweden
    I have more pics i can post if anyone wants to.
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  3. Ron Husqvarna
    AA Class

    Location:
    Azusa, CA
    Those pic's are awesome. If you have more, I would sure like to see them.
    Thanks for sharing!
  4. Motosportz CH Sponsor

    Location:
    Vancouver WA
    Husqvarna Motorcycle:
    WR165 / CR250 / TE511 / 83 XC500
    Other Motorcycles:
    many
    very cool. More please.
  5. Michel Dufayard Husqvarna
    AA Class

    Location:
    France
    Hi Johnny
    Do you have pics of the left rear brake pedal on 500 auto ,
    and the connection to the right pedal ?
    Thanks
  6. justintendo Husqvarna
    Pro Class

    Location:
    mercer, pa
    Husqvarna Motorcycle:
    83 500xc,85 400wr,88 250xc,95 360wxc
    Other Motorcycles:
    99 kawasaki zrx 1100
    looks like hakan was riding a primary kick prototype back in 79!! jug looks strange too...
    pretty wild that design was used from then all the way up to the last swede dna fourstokes from italy
  7. silverstreakNZ Husqvarna
    A Class

    Location:
    Christchurch nz
    Husqvarna Motorcycle:
    82 cr 500 , 76 mikkola 360, 90 wr250
    Other Motorcycles:
    74 tm400 , 02 gasgas ec 300
    even if its justa link to a album id be keen to troll through all the photos
  8. WayneL Husqvarna
    A Class

    Location:
    Australia
    Husqvarna Motorcycle:
    87 WR400 88 WR125 84 AE500 &13 WR300
    Other Motorcycles:
    BMW R1200GS and R80G/S PD
    Great photos would love to see more
  9. hillbilly Husqvarna
    AA Class

    Location:
    OZARKS
    Husqvarna Motorcycle:
    MY11TE250
    Other Motorcycles:
    Electra Glide,06 ktm 85sx
    Yes more please, I have a 600 ton HPM diecaster at work that would hold that master mold nicely.. Thanks for the pics !
  10. 2premo Husqvarna
    AA Class

    Location:
    Northern NV
    Husqvarna Motorcycle:
    93 & 99 360, 87 CR250 & 430, 88 430
    Other Motorcycles:
    Honda trail 90
    good catch the first thing that caught my eye was the primary kick
    the 2nd thing was the pipe, not so come off wrong but who welded that?
    it looks like it was bring your kids to work day and one of them found a torch and some sheet metal
  11. reveille Contributing Member

    Husqvarna Motorcycle:
    2014 FE501
    Other Motorcycles:
    2005 DR650 2012 Super Tenere
    Some serious Husky porn here! More more! LOL Thanks for posting:cheers:
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  12. justintendo Husqvarna
    Pro Class

    Location:
    mercer, pa
    Husqvarna Motorcycle:
    83 500xc,85 400wr,88 250xc,95 360wxc
    Other Motorcycles:
    99 kawasaki zrx 1100
    hard to tell, i bet it was last minute for some race....either way, very cool motor...
  13. jimspac Husqvarna
    AA Class

    Location:
    Connecticut
    Husqvarna Motorcycle:
    82 250WR, 82 430WR, 84 250WR, 85 400
    Other Motorcycles:
    86 Kawasaki KX250, 82 Montesa Cota
    Chuck Sun was riding a primary kick prototype 430CR in 1979 as well
  14. Johnnymannen Husqvarna
    AA Class

    Location:
    Sweden
    More pics:=)!

    How about this 2x250cc engine! There is some running in sidecars here in sweden, in the Vintage motocross. very unusual though:=)
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    Not the best picture, but look at those beatiful factory road racing machines!
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    This one has been running incredible 650000km,s! Even in winter with homemade skies on it:=)!
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    A new in box 1985 anyone :=)?
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    The big success, the Silver Arrow! 118cc, less than 75kilos, 9 hp i think it was.
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    Old bikes to the right, and REALLY old bikes to the left:=).
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    And a fantastic sewing machine! Haha! World class stuff1 There was no better in the world, just like the bikes back in the days!
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  15. Johnnymannen Husqvarna
    AA Class

    Location:
    Sweden
    Sorry, checked through all the pics, but i don't have any:=(.
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  16. Johnnymannen Husqvarna
    AA Class

    Location:
    Sweden
    I have a few more but haven't loaded them up yet. Will come!
  17. justintendo Husqvarna
    Pro Class

    Location:
    mercer, pa
    Husqvarna Motorcycle:
    83 500xc,85 400wr,88 250xc,95 360wxc
    Other Motorcycles:
    99 kawasaki zrx 1100
    thanks for the great pics! love the crated 430
  18. troy deck Husqvarna
    Pro Class

    Location:
    Republic MO
    Husqvarna Motorcycle:
    87 250wr 12 cr125
    Other Motorcycles:
    kx65 ty80 rm80 kdx250
    who the hell around here has one of those?
  19. hillbilly Husqvarna
    AA Class

    Location:
    OZARKS
    Husqvarna Motorcycle:
    MY11TE250
    Other Motorcycles:
    Electra Glide,06 ktm 85sx
    Regal.. Just one left all the rest of them went to Mexico and this one is scheduled to go this spring!
  20. jimspac Husqvarna
    AA Class

    Location:
    Connecticut
    Husqvarna Motorcycle:
    82 250WR, 82 430WR, 84 250WR, 85 400
    Other Motorcycles:
    86 Kawasaki KX250, 82 Montesa Cota
    If that mold was available, Andy Elliot would already have it. I am sure he would not be reverse engineering cases to sand cast if he could get the original mold to diecast with.
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