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husqvarna 2021 FC 450

The pinnacle of Husqvarna motocross, the FC 450 uses advanced engineering techniques to not only draw 63 hp from the 450cc motor, but also position the engine shaft arrangements at the ideal centre of gravity to vastly benefit handling and manoeuvrability. The addition of launch control means perfect acceleration off the line, while class-leading ergonomics and traction control keep the rider in full control.

The SOHC cylinder head is incredibly compact and lightweight using a short profile with the camshaft located as close to the center of gravity as possible, significantly improving handling and agility. The lightweight valves are actuated via a rocker arm and feature timing specifically designed to deliver precise levels of torque and throttle response.

The crankshaft is specifically positioned to harness the rotating mass in the ideal centre of gravity resulting in a lightweight and agile handling feel. As such, the inertia produced by the crankshaft is carefully calculated to deliver optimal traction and rideability from the powerful 450cc plant. A plain big end bearing comprising of two force-fitted bearing shells ensure maximum reliability and durability, guaranteeing long service intervals of 100 hours.

Clean, Swedish-inspired design and ergonomics are tailored to deliver exceptional comfort and control, enabling riders to perform at the highest level for extended periods of time. Adapted after countless hours of testing, the contact points are specifically positioned to allow seamless movement around the motorcycle.

Designed for easy, one-finger operation, the map switch is standard on the FC 450. This allows riders to easily select between 2 engine maps, activate the launch control or toggle the traction control feature.

Engine Type

1-cylinder, 4-stroke engine

Displacement CC

449.9

Bore X Stroke

95 mm x 63.4 mm

Fuel Tank Capacity

7 l

Starter

Electric starter

Transmission Type

5-speed

Seat Height

940 mm

Ground Clearance

370 mm

Kerb Weight

101 kg

Brakes Type Front

Disc brake

Brakes Type Rear

Disc brake

RRP

0.00