Wednesday, November 03, 2010
Husqvarna Mille3 concept shown at the 2010 EICMA
Husqvarna seem to come up with some pretty cool, funky concept bikes for the EICMA show, held in Milan, Italy, in November every year. Back in 2008, it was the SMQ concept, which we quite liked. This year, it’s the icy-cool Mille3, which is fitted with a 933cc V3 three-cylinder engine and single-piece tubular steel chassis. With its long, raked-out wheelbase, very low seat, and cruiser/flattracker/off-road styling cues, it certainly looks very interesting. We don’t suppose Husqvarna will ever actually produce anything that looks like the Mille3, but as a concept, we think the bike quite works. We like it! And we do hope that 993cc V3 engine finds its way on to a production streetbike from Husqvarna at some time in the very near future...
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