New long range enduro machine for extended on-road and off-road exploring
The following is a press release from Husqvarna…
Husqvarna Motorcycles North America, Inc. is pleased to announce the release of the 2020 701 Enduro LR, the new long range enduro machine for riders wanting to travel further. Offering additional touring capabilities, thanks to its increased fuel capacity of 6.6 gallons, the 701 Enduro LR features the same advanced electronics as the highly popular 701 Enduro.
Bred from Husqvarna Motorcycles’ 701 Enduro, the brand new 701 Enduro LR provides astounding power-to-weight performance, a Ride-by-Wire throttle system and carefully engineered ergonomics. With its fully integrated 6.6-gallon fuel tanks, it is the perfect machine for extended, adrenaline-filled on-road or offroad adventures, allowing incredible range between fuel stops.
The renowned, torquey, single-cylinder 692.7cc engine offers a perfectly linear power delivery in all riding conditions. Fitted with cornering ABS, lean angle sensitive Traction Control, switchable Ride Modes and Easy Shift as standard, the 701 Enduro LR is capable of serious adventure riding and long-distance touring.
Extremely well-balanced and delivering impressive agility and handling, the 701 Enduro LR comes fitted with fully-adjustable 48 mm WP Xplor upside-down forks and a WP Xplor rear shock, offering 250mm of wheel travel and excellent all-terrain capabilities.
The 701 Enduro LR comes with its own unique new graphics. Strikingly individual, it features progressive colors that guarantee they stand out in style.
- Lightweight, integrated fuel tanks – additional 3.2-gallon capacity
- Switchable Ride Modes – change power characteristics while riding
- Bosch cornering ABS – lean angle specific braking technology
- Easy Shift function – seamless up- and down shifting for a smoother ride
- Lean-angle sensitive Motorcycle Traction Control – perfect rear wheel traction
- Chromium-molybdenum steel trellis frame – amazing agility and stability
- Aluminum swingarm – extremely low weight for maximum traction and stability
- Polyamide rear subframe with integrated fuel tank – high-tech, single-piece construction
Ensuring all 701 Enduro LR riders are fully prepared for their next adventure, the Functional Clothing Offroad 2020 collection offers high-quality items that guarantee protection, all-around functionality and comfort. Husqvarna Motorcycles also offers an extensive lineup of Accessories – high-quality items that add additional protection, durability and style to all 701 Enduro LR machines.
2020 Husqvarna 701 Enduro LR Specifications
||Single cylinder, 4-stroke
||Electric starter/12V 8.6Ah
||Keihin EFI (throttle body 50 mm)
||4 V/OHC with intake cam levers and exhaust rocker arm
||Pressure lubrication with 2 oil pumps
||Power assist slipper clutch (PASC), hydraulically operated
||Keihin EMS with RBW, double ignition
||Chromium-Molybdenum-Steel trellis frame, powder coated
||Self-supporting polyamide tank
||Aluminum, tapered, Ø 28/22mm
||WP Xplor-USD Ø 48mm
||WP Xplor-Monoshock with linkage
|Suspension travel front/rear
||Brembo two piston, floating caliper, brake disc Ø 300mm
||Brembo single piston, floating caliper, brake disc Ø 240mm
||Bosch 9.1 MP (Cornering-ABS, disenengageable)
||Spoked wheels with aluminum rims, 1.85 x 21″; 2.50 x 18″
||X-Ring 5/8 x 1/4″
||Stainless-steel silencer with regulated catalytic converter
|Steering head angle
|Triple clamp offset
||1,502 +/- 15mm
||270mm / 10.6 in.
||925mm / 36.4 in.
|Tank capacity (approx.)
||25 l / 6.6 gal
|Weight (without fuel, approx)
||155 kg / 341.7 lbs.
The 2020 701 Enduro LR will be available at authorized Husqvarna Motorcycles Dealers beginning fall of 2020. For all details on pricing and availability please refer to the Husqvarna Motorcycles website: www.husqvarna-motorcycles.com/en-us.