Advice 10 Jun 2022

Detailed: 2023 Husqvarna FS 450

Leading supermoto racer rises to the next level with all-new features.

Continuing to enhance its legacy as a premium supermoto racer, the Husqvarna FS 450 is all-new for 2023 and is expertly crafted with the latest technology and competition-focused components to create a highly capable circuit racing machine.

Designed and developed to offer outstanding supermoto performance, its powered by a new 450cc SOHC 4-stroke engine, with characteristics of the that be fine-tuned using the updated map select switch mounted on the ProTaper handlebars.

This sophisticated device allows for full customisation of the machine as it controls the activation of launch control, traction control, and the new Quickshifter, which ensures seamless upshifts.

A new hydro-formed frame enhances rider feedback with the new polyamide-reinforced aluminium subframe playing a vital role in aiding handling and ensuring comfort. Together with the latest WP Xact 48mm front forks and Xact shock, and a repositioned engine that improves mass centralisation, the FS 450 delivers an exceptional on-track experience for all riders.

Assembled skilfully with quality, supermoto-specific hardware including Alpina wheels fitted with Metzeler Racetec SM K1 tyres, a Suter anti-hopping clutch, and high-performance Brembo brakes, the FS 450 is undoubtedly built for competition.

With all these performance-focused technical advancements, the FS 450 unquestionably remains a leading platform when it comes to power, handling, and the most complete supermoto machine on the market today, and is finished with new striking white and grey bodywork and improved ergonomics for 2023.

The 2023 FS 450 will be available in very limited numbers from authorised Husqvarna Motorcycles Dealers in Australia and New Zealand from October 2022 onwards. For further information visit