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ANDERSON AND HAMPSHIRE SCORE PODIUM FINISHES, WHILE OSBORNE CAPTURES A TOP-FIVE OVERALL
The Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing Team had a successful night in Arlington, Texas for Round 8 of the 2020 AMA Supercross World Championship Series at AT&T Stadium. In the second Triple Crown of the season, team rider Jason Anderson put together three solid performances to finish third overall in the 450SX class, while his teammate RJ Hampshire claimed his first 250SX Main Event win en route to third overall in the Eastern Regional division.
NEW RANGE OF HIGH-QUALITY MOTOCROSS AND ENDURO GEAR AVAILABLE NOW
Husqvarna Motorcycles are pleased to announce the availability of the new Functional Clothing Offroad 2020 Collection – a complete range of premium quality gear and protective equipment for both adults and kids.
SINGLE CYLINDER STREET EXPLORERS RECEIVE NEW TECHNICAL FEATURES AND STRIKING GRAPHICS FOR 2020
Husqvarna Motorcycles are pleased to announce the availability of the MY20 Vitpilen and Svartpilen range – four exciting street models that feature ground-breaking design as well as receiving new technical features and colours for 2020.
SECOND AND FIFTH PLACE OVERALL FINISHES FOR JED BEATON AND PAULS JONASS AT MASTERCROSS LACAPELLE MARIVAL IN FRANCE
Bringing their pre-season racing schedule to a positive close, Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Jed Beaton, Kay de Wolf and Pauls Jonass have all successfully completed their final warm-up race ahead of the start of the 2020 FIM Motocross World Championship. Competing in the Mastercross Lacapelle Marival event in France, Beaton secured the overall runner-up position aboard his FC 250 in the MX2 class, with Pauls Jonass returning to competition following illness to finish fifth overall in the MX1 class aboard his FC 450.
ROCKSTAR ENERGY HUSQVARNA FACTORY RACING’S RJ HAMPSHIRE FINISHES SIXTH IN 250SX EAST OPENER
It was a great night of racing for Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Dean Wilson, who secured a season-best sixth-place finish in the 450SX class at Round 7 of the 2020 AMA Supercross World Championship Series in Tampa, Florida. Additionally, the 250SX Eastern Regional Championship kicked off on Saturday and team rider RJ Hampshire finished sixth-place in his first race of the season with the team.
Development of the motorcycle through the first half of the 20th century moved along at tremendous pace. Husqvarna were at the forefront of that progression. Kenneth Olausson looks back at the era that helped shape motorcycle racing today.

Read the full story about Husqvarna’s motorcycle development in the 30s here
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HUSQVARNA MOTORCYCLES’ 2020 VITPILEN AND SVARTPILEN RANGE AVAILABLE NOW
      
Husqvarna Motorcycles are pleased to announce the availability of the MY20 Vitpilen and Svartpilen range – four exciting street models that feature ground-breaking design as well as receiving new technical features and colours for 2020.

BOLT ON WINNING FORM AT SUPERENDURO ROUND FOUR
      
Continuing to cement himself as the rider to beat in the FIM SuperEnduro World Championship, Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Billy Bolt has delivered a winning ride at the penultimate round of the series, in Budapest. Securing two wins from three starts, the Brit extended his lead in the series overall standings with one round remaining. After an up and down night, teammate Alfredo Gómez took third in race three for fourth overall.

QUINTANILLA AND HUSQVARNA CLAIM RUNNER-UP FINISH AT DAKAR 2020
      
Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing’s Pablo Quintanilla has claimed second overall at the 42nd edition of the Dakar Rally in Saudi Arabia. Earning his best result at the event by putting in an excellent performance over the entire 12 stages on his Husqvarna FR 450 Rally machine, Pablo bettered his third-place 2016 performance to award Husqvarna their highest ever event result to date. Teammate Andrew Short fought back from a tough first week to place 10th on the final stage, earning himself 10th overall in the race standings.