The Husqvarna TE 449 received a few modifications for the year 2013 which help it remain on top of the pack. The motorcycle keeps its basic profile, but the company says that it has become more streamlined and efficient. There is also a new color scheme available, a set of fresh black grips for the handlebar and higher-quality decals. However, the most important upgrades were made to the engine, which received minor changes to the power curve. Moreover, the ECU map has also received a few tweaks to improve the overall performances.

Power comes from a 4 stoke, DTS-i 180-cc engine which develops a maximum output of 17 PS. The engine is combined with ExhuasTEC (Torque Expansion Chamber) Technology for the exhaust system which improves torque at low rpm and provides abundant power at any stage.

Hit the jump for more information on the 2013 Husqvarna TE 449.

  • 2013 Husqvarna TE 449
  • Year:
    2013
  • Make:
  • Model:
  • Engine:
    4-stroke single cylinder, four vales, two overhead camshafts, wet sump lubrication
  • Transmission:
    Constant mesh 6-speed
  • Energy:
    Fuel Injection
  • Displacement:
    449 cc
  • Price:
    8699

Overview

2013 Husqvarna TE 449 Exterior
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The experience gained over the last year has made the new TE 449 MY 2013 an even more competitive bike. The basic profile is unchanged, the 449 is still the bike that inspires love at first sight, with all the innovative technical features that put it amongst the market leaders in the sector. It was already exclusive, now it has become more streamlined and efficient.

The single cylinder, four valve, twin cam titanium valve engine received minor changes to the power curve. For better power delivery the ECU map has been improved to get the most out of the light steel Akrapovic exhaust, developed in collaboration with a prestigious Slovenian manufacturer.

For 2013 a new colour scheme as been applied, as well as higher-quality decals designed to better cope with the tough demands of riding off-road. Apart from new black grips that are already bonded to the handlebar to prevent twisting, the TE 449 is now also equipped with a handlebar pad to provide effective protection for the rider’s.

2013 Husqvarna TE 449 High Resolution Exterior Wallpaper quality
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2013 Husqvarna TE 449 Exterior
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2013 Husqvarna TE 449 Exterior
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2013 Husqvarna TE 449 Exterior
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2013 Husqvarna TE 449 High Resolution Exterior
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Specifications

2013 Husqvarna TE 449 High Resolution Exterior
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Engine Type 4-stroke single cylinder, four vales, two overhead camshafts, wet sump lubrication
Bore / Stroke 98 mm x 59.6 mm
Displacement 449.6 cc
Compression Ratio 12:1
Mixture Control / Engine Management Electronic injection / digital engine management, capacitive discharge ignition, with variable advance
Starting Electric
Cooling Liquid cooling
Clutch Wet, multiplate type, hydraulic control
Gearbox Constant mesh 6-speed
Final Drive Ratio 15T / 51T (3.400)
Frame Steel single tube. Aluminium rear subframe
Front Suspension Kayaba upside-down telescopic open cartridge fork; compression and rebound damping adjustment; ø 48 mm
Rear Suspension Kayaba progressive type wiht single hydraulic shock absorber; spring preload adjustment, rebound damping adjustment, and compression damping adjustment for low-speed and high-speed
Front Suspension Travel 300 mm
Rear Suspension Travel 293 mm
Wheels Aluminium alloy spoked wheels
Rim, Front 1.60"x21"
Rim, Rear 2.15x18"
Tyres, Front 90/90 - 21"
Tyres, Rear 120/90 - 18"
Brake, Front 260 mm fixed disc, "Wave" type, with hydraulic control and double piston floating caliper
Brake, Rear 240 mm fixed disc, "Wave" type, with hydraulic control and single floating caliper
Wheelbase 1,490 mm
Seat Height, unladen weight 952 mm
Ground Clearance, unladen weight 333 mm
Trail 101 mm
Rake 25.8°
Dry Weight 113 kg
Fuel Tank Capacity 8.5 l
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