2020 Husqvarna 701 Enduro : INSPIRING FUN-FILLED ADVENTURES.
Introducing the 2020 Husqvarna 701 Enduro.
The new 701 SUPERMOTO, 701 ENDURO and 701 ENDURO LR ensure Husqvarna riders have the perfect machinery to make the most out of any riding situation, ranging from daily commuting to adrenaline- filled on or offroad adventures.
The 701 SUPERMOTO and 701 ENDURO models marked Husqvarna Motorcycles’ return to the street motorcycle segment in 2015, contributing to the brands record-breaking year-on-year sales results.
For 2020, Husqvarna Motorcycles’ 701 SUPERMOTO and 701 ENDURO models feature the latest cutting-edge electronic rider aids. Cornering ABS, lean angle sensitive traction control, ride modes and easy shift are featured as standard and offer the highest levels of safety matched to the highest performance. Fitted with an advanced Engine Management System, perfect power delivery, precise throttle response and customisable control over the motorcycle is ensured in all conditions.
For the first time the new machines will have their own unique progressive new graphics. Strikingly individual, both models offer impressive power and torque, together with outstanding chassis agility and handling, for inspiring, fun-filled adventures.
Bred from Husqvarna Motorcycles’ highly popular 701 ENDURO, the brand new 701 ENDURO LR (Long Range) shares the same advanced electronics as the 701 ENDURO, but offers additional touring capabilities for riders wanting to travel further.
Remaining a lightweight and nimble machine, the additional 12-litre auxiliary fuel tank increases the total fuel capacity to 25 litres, meaning a significantly bigger fuel range for endless enduro capability.
All three models are extremely well-balanced, offering outstanding levels of agility and handling. The renowned, torquey, 74 hp single-cylinder 692.7 cc engine features ride-by-wire throttle, offering a perfectly linear
- New switchable Ride Modes – change power characteristics while riding
- New Bosch cornering ABS – lean angle specific braking technology
- New Easy Shift function – shorter shift times and improved rear wheel traction
- New lean-angle sensitive Motorcycle Traction Control – perfect rear wheel traction
- New graphics and slim bodywork – carefully engineered ergonomics
- 74 hp single cylinder engine – Impressive power and torque and long service intervals
- Ride-by-wire throttle – perfect power delivery and throttle response
- Chromium-molybdenum steel trellis frame – amazing agility and stability
- WP XPLOR & WP APEX suspension – versatile and simple adjustability
- Aluminium swingarm – extremely low weight for maximum traction and stability
- Polyamide rear subframe with integrated fuel tank – high-tech, single-piece construction
- Slipper clutch – maximum control under hard acceleration, braking and down-shifting
- State-of-the-art bodywork – perfect rider movement and maximum control
2020 Husqvarna 701 Enduro Totalmotorcycle.com Key Features
- Versatility, thanks to the unique combination of street and offroad capabilities
- Extended adventure and touring capability with 25-litre fuel capacity *701 ENDURO LR*
- Astounding power-to-weight ratio
- Advanced electronics allow full control over the motorcycle’s performance
- Advanced safety and controllability thanks to Bosch ABS
- Competition-level suspension front and back for outstanding control and adjustability
- Extensive range of accessories to tailor the motorcycle to each individual’s needs
- A2 licence compatible
HUSQVARNA MOTORCYCLES PREMIER AN ARRAY OF 10 MODELS AT EICMA 2019
NORDEN 901 CONCEPT, MOTO3 COMPETITION MACHINE AND JARVIS EDITION ENDURO MODEL AMONG HUSQVARNA MOTORCYCLES’ HIGHLIGHTS AT INTERNATIONAL MOTORCYCLE SHOW IN MILAN
Husqvarna Motorcycles are proud to lift the covers off 10 thrilling models at the 2019 EICMA show in Milan, Italy – the European manufacturer’s largest display of new motorcycles since the start of their new era. With the twin-cylinder NORDEN 901 concept breaking cover, the stirring array of models underline Husqvarna Motorcycles’ growing commitment to the street sector, while highlighting significant new motorsport activities and the ongoing development of all models in terms of performance, technology and design.
Centre stage at EICMA will be the new NORDEN 901 concept model. Unveiled for the first time, this new twin-cylinder machine is Husqvarna Motorcycles’ first ever tourer machine. A dynamic and versatile long-distance concept, the NORDEN 901 balances practical accessibility and comfort to suit the modern traveller.
The last three years have seen Husqvarna Motorcycles successfully return to the street segment, the updated VITPILEN and SVARTPILEN models receive new colours, trim and graphics while delivering a dynamic and fun-filled riding experience.
Leading the 2019 line-up, the 701 SUPERMOTO and 701 ENDURO are thoroughly revised with new cutting-edge electronics that elevate the performance and safety of these exciting single-cylinder motorcycles. A long-range 701 ENDURO LR will be added to the line-up in 2020. With its 25-litre fuel capacity, 500 km distances between fuel stops allow riders to conquer any terrain, no matter how remote. In the offroad segment, the new TE 300i JARVIS EDITION celebrates Graham Jarvis’ success on the extreme enduro world stage.
Showcasing the brand’s commitment to both the street sector and motorsport, Husqvarna Motorcycles will re-enter the Moto3 World Championship in 2020. Officially supporting the Max Biaggi owned Max Racing Team, the official FR 250 GP machinery that will be used by Romano Fenati and Alonso Lopez is exclusively unveiled at EICMA.
BROADEN YOUR HORIZON
Forming Husqvarna Motorcycles’ view of an adventure-touring motorcycle, the NORDEN 901 concept is a dynamic, twin-cylinder motorcycle that features advanced rider ergonomics and high performance based on years of rally experience, in a distinct modern design. A versatile long-distance exploration concept, it delivers both outstanding street and offroad performance. Class-leading lightness and power delivery is set in a versatile and accessible package, precisely arranged to allow discerning riders uncompromised exploration possibilities. Delivering effortless rideability and sensible, high-end modern equipment this motorcycle can be used on daily commutes, extended adventures and everything in between.
=> Slim and light explorer motorcycle
• 889.5 cc parallel twin engine specifically tuned for adventure usage
=> Perfect balance between offroad performance and touring ability
• 21” front wheel, 18” rear
=> Comfortable ergonomics and confidence inspiring handling
=> High quality WP suspension components
VITPILEN 701 AND SVARTPILEN 701
The VITPILEN and SVARTPILEN 701, now in their third and second year of production respectively, receive new colours, trim, graphics and technical details that enhance the modern look of their ground-breaking designs. With 75 hp, the high-performance 692 cc single cylinder engine compliments the machines’ dynamic handling and exciting riding experience. Weighing only 158 kg and 161 kg respectively without fuel, both motorcycles feature adjustable suspension and are further highlighted by new spoked wheels and CNC machined footrests.
=> Powerful and torquey 692 cc, 75 hp, 72 Nm, single cylinder engine
=> Dynamic, lightweight high-performance chassis
=> Spoked wheels as standard
=> Striking new graphics, trim and paint finish
=> CNC machined footrests
=> Up/down Easy Shift
VITPILEN 401 AND SVARTPILEN 401
The VITPILEN and SVARTPILEN 401, with their strong and tractable 373 cc, 44 hp single cylinder engines, are equally well suited to urban environments as they are to out-of-town riding, thanks to their dynamic chassis, accessible overall size and low weight. For 2020, both models feature a new bolt-on subframe that has been extended by 40 mm for improved pillion comfort, as well as a new, high quality paint finishes and graphics that highlight their progressive designs.
=> Powerful yet tractable 373 cc, 44 hp, 37 Nm, single cylinder engine
=> Extended subframe for increased pillion comfort
=> Striking new graphics, trim and paint finishes
=> VITPILEN 401: 151 kg without fuel
=> SVARTPILEN 401: 152 kg without fuel
=> LED headlight and tail light
701 SUPERMOTO / 701 ENDURO / 701 ENDURO LR
On display at this year’s EICMA are also the 701 SUPERMOTO and 701 ENDURO models featuring the latest cutting-edge electronic rider aids. Cornering ABS, lean angle sensitive traction control, ride modes and easy shift are featured as standard and offer the highest levels of safety matched to the highest performance. Both models are extremely well-balanced, offering outstanding levels of agility and handling.
The renowned, torquey, 74 hp single-cylinder 692.7 cc engine features ride-by-wire throttle, offering a perfectly linear power delivery. For the first time the new machines will have their own unique progressive new graphics.
Bred from Husqvarna Motorcycles’ highly popular 701 ENDURO, the brand new 701 ENDURO LR (Long Range) shares the same advanced electronics as the 701 ENDURO but offers additional touring capabilities for riders wanting to travel further.
Remaining a lightweight and nimble machine, the additional 12-litre auxiliary fuel tank increases the total fuel capacity to 25 litres, meaning a significantly bigger fuel range for endless enduro capability.
=> New switchable Ride Modes – change power characteristics while riding
=> New Bosch cornering ABS – lean angle specific braking technology
=> New Easy Shift function – shorter shift times & improved rear wheel traction
=> New lean-angle sensitive Motorcycle Traction Control – perfect rear wheel traction
=> New graphics & slim bodywork – carefully engineered ergonomics
TE 300i JARVIS EDITION
A fitting tribute to the legend, the new TE 300i JARVIS EDITION is the perfect machine to explore new ground and go where few have gone before. The trusted 2-stroke is exceedingly simple to manage. Combined with electronic fuel injection, smooth power delivery and an extremely nimble chassis, this limited edition TE 300i delivers class-leading performance to match its official Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing graphics.
=>Black seat cover with additional ribs
=>Supersprox blue rear sprocket
=> Front disc protector
=> Blue chain guide
=> Grey grips
=> Rockstar Energy Husqvarna Factory Racing graphics
2020 Husqvarna 701 Enduro Totalmotorcycle.com Features and Benefits
INTEGRATED FRONT TANK
The perfectly integrated front tank offers an additional fuel capacity of 12 litres giving the 701 ENDURO LR an effective range of +- 500 km for long range offroad riding. The
single-piece construction is made from an impact resistant high strength polyamide. The fuel supply can be easily selected while riding with a handlebar mounted switch as each tank has a separate fuel pump. For added predictability on extended rides, the front tank has an additional reserve indicator. Both the front and rear tank offer a key lock that can be easily unlocked using the main ignition key.
Lightweight, integrated construction – additional 12-litre capacity
Easy switch between front and rear tank – handlebar mounted switch Reserve indicator on both tanks – predictability to explore
CNC MACHINED TRIPLE CLAMPS
As on the other major components of the chassis, the anodised CNC machined triple clamps have precisely engineered flex designed into them that allows the fork tubes to flex under stress. This gives the rider more feeling under braking and on bumpy terrain. They are designed to evenly distribute the clamping force on the fork leg, maximizing contact area for optimal sensitivity and minimum friction. Additionally, the handlebar is attached to the triple clamp through a rubber damping system for reduced vibrations and superb comfort.
Precisely engineered flex – maximum feedback to the rider Sophisticated fork leg clamping – even distribution of
clamping force on fork leg
The 701 ENDURO uses a 48 mm WP XPLOR upside-down fork. The split fork design is fitted with
springs on both sides but features separate damping functions. Compression damping is on the left and the rebound is on the right-hand side, without influencing each other. As with all XPLOR forks by WP, the clicker settings can easily and quickly be adjusted via the dials on the top of the fork tubes with 30 clicks each. A red dial on the right alters rebound damping, while a white dial on the left is for compression damping.
WP suspension stands for top quality and offers the best performance levels. Precision engineering, quality materials and advanced production processes are an integral part of the WP forks on the Husqvarna model range.
48 mm WP XPLOR upside-down fork – split fork design with springs on both sides but separate damping functions
Easy access clicker dials – simple and fast clicker settings
250 mm wheel travel – versatile enduro suspension
The high-performance WP XPLOR rear shock is completely adjustable for rebound and high and low speed compression damping. Connected to a link with offroad specific geometry and 250 mm rear wheel travel it ensures unbeatable all-terrain capability.
WP XPLOR shock – completely adjustable for rebound and high/low-speed compression damping
250 mm wheel travel – excellent all-terrain capability Rubber damping system – superb comfort
The latest ABS technology by Bosch features advanced logic for offroad conditions, such as gravel, and is mated to high performance Brembo brakes – a two-piston floating caliper, Ø 300 mm floating wave disc at the front, and a single-piston caliper, Ø 240 mm floating wave disc at the rear. The perfectly placed controls allow for optimal feel and balance under all conditions.
High performance brakes – shorter stopping distance with greater control and confidence
Black DID rims, made of high strength aluminium alloy, ensure the 701 ENDURO wheels can take on the toughest terrain. The offroad capabilities of the 701 ENDURO are underlined by the size of the wheels – 21” at the front and 18” at the rear.
Lightweight, strong and reliable construction – minimum unsprung weight
Continental TKC 80 tyres are standard fitment on the 701 ENDURO. The tried and tested tyres offer high levels of grip and handling on a wide variety of terrain, on street and offroad, as well as guaranteeing impressive longevity.
The sizes are 90/90-21 at the front and 140/80-18 at the rear.
Continental TKC 80 tyres – excellent grip and handling on all surfaces
OFFROAD RIDE MODE
The Offroad ride mode (mode 2) provides a smooth throttle response with offroad traction control, allowing wheel slip and lifting of the front wheel for offroad usage without hindering the performance.
In offroad mode, the lean angle functionality is disengaged allowing the rider to turn while using berms and ruts.
A2 LICENCE COMPATIBLE
With the specific A2 engine map that limits power to 30 kW, the 701 ENDURO can be ridden by A2 licence holders that aspire to becoming true world travellers.
OFFROAD ABS MODE
With an additional accessory dongle, it is possible to switch into offroad ABS mode. In the offroad mode, ABS only functions on the front wheel. The rider can then lock up
the rear wheel for improved vehicle control offroad and the reduced ABS activation on the front wheel helps in effective deceleration on loose surfaces. ABS is no longer lean angle sensitive in this mode, nor does it detect a lifting of the rear wheel.
CHROMIUM-MOLYBDENUM STEEL TRELLIS FRAME
The lightweight trellis frame is made of high-grade chromium-molybdenum steel. It is developed to ensure precise handling and instil complete confidence in the rider.
Detailed feedback is transmitted to the rider thanks to precisely calculated torsional rigidity and longitudinal flex. It works equally well on the street and offroad, harnessing the power of the big single cylinder motor while guaranteeing amazing agility and stability, combined with perfect weight distribution and a tight turning circle. The trellis frame only weighs 8.4 kg. The laser cut components are robot welded and hydro- formed for maximum precision and consistent quality, underlining the cutting-edge technology of every Husqvarna motorcycle.
Precisely engineered torsional rigidity and longitudinal flex – detailed feedback for maximum rider confidence and comfort
Lightweight construction – excellent agility and handling
By eliminating welding, the single-component, die-cast swingarm weighs just 3.9 kg. Specifically, designed flex ensures the highest levels of traction and stability.
One-piece construction – superior quality and light weight
Carefully engineered flex characteristics – maximum traction and stability
POLYAMIDE REAR SUBFRAME AND TANK
The self-supporting rear subframe with integrated 13-litre fuel tank is perfectly positioned for the best possible weight distribution. The single-piece construction weighs only 5.2 kg and is made of high strength polyamide in a thermoplastic rotational moulding production process. It is impact resistant and has been designed to increase versatility by allowing for the mounting of hardware for side and rear bags with the addition of a dedicated mounting frame, as well as offering the possibility of mounting passenger handles.
Lightweight, high-tech construction – integrates 13-litre fuel tank Versatility – possibility of mounting hardware for side and rear bags
The unparalleled, 692.7cc, single overhead cam, liquid cooled, single cylinder engine features the latest technology in terms of design and electronics.
Maximum power output of 55 kW (74 hp) at 8,000 rpm and torque of 73.5 Nm at 6,500 rpm are outstanding figures that leave riders in no doubt of the performance potential of this single cylinder masterpiece. The extremely lightweight engine weighs only 43.4 kg without oil but including all components such as electric start, throttle body, clutch and coolant lines.
Reliability, durability and efficiency are guaranteed thanks to technical solutions such as active crankcase evacuation and forced lubrication, which reduce oil friction and
pump losses contributing to the long 10,000 km service intervals and extremely low fuel consumption. Importantly, this lowers the cost of ownership of this class-leading single cylinder power plant.
Impressive power and torque – 74 hp 73.5 Nm
Long service intervals and low fuel consumption – low cost of ownership
Cutting edge ride-by-wire electronics – class-leading single cylinder technology and performance
A smooth power delivery is guaranteed thanks to the state-of-the-art four-valve cylinder head and twin spark ignition. The single overhead camshaft acts directly on the 42 mm intake valves via finger followers while the 34 mm exhaust valves are operated by a rocker arm, which delivers more exact valve timing at higher engine speeds.
Single overhead cam – compact cylinder head design, low friction, lightweight and cost efficient
Double spark plugs – smooth engine behaviour, better emissions and fuel consumption
Usable power up to 8,000 rpm
CRANKSHAFT, CONROD AND PISTON
The crankshaft features an 80 mm stroke that runs on a roller bearing to ensure long service intervals and reliability. To increase comfort and reduce vibrations a
second counter balancer shaft reduces inertia forces for a smoother ride. The plain bearing type connecting rod is connected to the large bore 105 mm piston via a DLC (diamond like coating) piston pin. This along with the aluminium and silicon alloy piston material makes for a high strength and wear-resistant combination, which is
reliable even at the 9,000-rpm limit. The compression ratio is 12.7:1.
Large bore and short stroke – 105 mm/80 mm
Forged aluminium and silicone allow piston – high performance and lightweight
Reduced oscillating masses – lower vibrations
The Keihin electronic fuel injection features a 50 mm throttle body that has no mechanical linkage to the throttle grip. As the rider twists the throttle open or closed, the throttle valve is electronically controlled by the engine management system (EMS), which continuously compares engine parameters with data from sensors and adjusts
the throttle valve accordingly. This results in perfect power delivery and throttle response. Additionally, an intake resonator also improves the intake charge movement and as a result provides optimal throttle response specifically at small throttle valve positions.
Electronically controlled throttle – perfect power delivery and throttle response
Intake resonator – exceptional throttle response from low rpm
The 701 ENDURO and SUPERMOTO are fitted with state- of-the-art bodywork featuring a long seat that reaches over the radiator shrouds to improve grip in all conditions. Striking new graphics highlight Husqvarna’s progressive design. Tightly wrapped around the engine and frame, the 701’s bodywork is ergonomically designed to connect the rider’s body to the motorcycle. This perfect fit between man and machine allows for total control in all riding situations. Standard handguards protect the rider’s hands from the elements.
Striking new graphics – highlight Husqvarna’s progressive design
Slim bodywork – perfect movement and ergonomics for all rider sizes
Functional design – carefully engineered ergonomics for maximum control
The latest technology in braking systems is fitted to the 701 ENDURO and 701 SUPERMOTO. The Bosch
cornering ABS system can be completely switched off for riders who wish to have full braking control. The system also features advanced rollover protection – in standard ABS mode, under extremely hard braking, sensors avoid the motorcycle from front-flipping and throwing the rider over the bars.
Bosch 9.1 MP ABS – maximum braking performance and safety
ABS can be switched off entirely – full control of braking
LEAN ANGLE SENSOR
The Lean angle sensor keeps track of the angle of the motorcycle and sends information to the ECU and relevant control units, which use this data to adjust Traction control and ABS actuation.
Ride modes can easily be switched from the handlebar, making adjustments to the power characteristic of the engine possible on the go. Street mode (mode 1) is available on both the 701 ENDURO and 701 SUPERMOTO with a
sporty throttle response and cornering sensitive MTC (Motorcycle Traction Control), minimising wheel slip and wheelies for controlled street riding performance.
Switchable ride modes – change the power characteristic and traction control on the fly
The MTC (Motorcycle Traction Control) lean-angle sensitive traction control system reacts immediately when the rotational speed of the rear wheel is disproportionate
to the riding situation. In a matter of milliseconds, MTC reduces the engine output with an extremely smooth, barely noticeable intervention at the throttle valves, until the system has reduced slippage for the selected ride mode and current lean angle. For riders looking for full control of their motorcycle, the traction control can also be switched off.
Lean-angle sensitive traction control – perfect rear wheel traction in all riding situations
Fully disengageable – full control over rear wheel slippage
The power assist slipper clutch (PASC) by Adler allows for greater speeds going into and coming out of corners. By maximising rear wheel grip under hard acceleration, as well as preventing rear wheel instability and hopping when braking hard into the apex of a turn, it ensures maximum control and perfect down-shifting. The unique
design makes it easier to pull the clutch lever and reduces lever vibration. The Magura hydraulic system guarantees perfect clutch action.
Slipper clutch – maximum control under hard acceleration, braking and down-shifting
Magura hydraulic system – perfect clutch action
GEARBOX / EASY SHIFT
A lightweight 6 speed gearbox with smooth and precise shifting gives riders perfect control and confidence even in extreme conditions on track or offroad.
With Easy Shift gears can be seamlessly shifted up or down without using the clutch. The system uses two sensors, one on the shift arm, which detects the
movement on the shift lever rod when the rider upshifts. The second sensor detects the gear engagement and matches engine parameters to allow a simple gear change at any RPM or engine load.
When downshifting, the system matches the engine speed to the speed of the lower gear.
The stainless steel exhaust allows the engine to breathe freely while maintaining low noise and exhaust emissions, as well as being perfectly integrated into the overall design.
A front-mounted airbox is easily accessible from under the seat and guarantees optimal air flow to the engine while ensuring maximum protection against the elements.
Shorter shift times and improved rear wheel traction
A more precise and smoother ride – clutch actuation and backing off the throttle are no longer required
The rider can keep full grip on the handlebars
2020 Husqvarna 701 Enduro – Totalmotorcycle.com Specifications/Technical Details
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- Displacement7 cm³
- Power in KW55 kW
- Design1-cylinder, 4-stroke engine
- Bore105 mm
- Stroke80 mm
- StarterElectric starter
- LubricationForced oil lubrication with 2 oil pumps
- CoolingLiquid cooled
- ClutchAPTC(TM) slipper clutch, hydraulically actuated
- EMSKeihin EMS with RBW, twin ignition
- Frame designChromium-Molybdenum steel trellis frame, powder coated
- Rear suspensionWP shock absorber with Pro-Lever linkage
- Suspension travel (front)250 mm
- Suspension travel (rear)250 mm
- Front brakeBrembo twin-piston floating calliper, brake disc
- Rear brakeBrembo single-piston floating calliper, brake disc
- Front brake disc diameter300 mm
- Rear brake disc diameter240 mm
- ABSBosch 9ME combined ABS
- ChainX-Ring 5/8 x 1/4″
- Steering head angle3 °
- Ground clearance270 mm
- Seat height920 mm
- Tank capacity (approx.)13 l
- Weight without fuel145 kg
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