From the 1950s Husqvarna’s ultra-lightweight and compact ‘Silverpilen’ street model to the youth racer Husqvarna TC 85 19/16, the brand-Husqvarna has constantly been producing off-road two-wheelers.
To reduce the space between junior motocross and full-sized motorcycles, the Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 plays a crucial role in it. The bike is firmly produced for youth, and its agility racing enhances the newcomers’ riding ability. The two-wheeler with an 85cc engine, advanced chassis, and suspension provides the rider an extraordinarily smooth and elegant experience.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 is considered a mini bike with all of the full-sized two-wheeler’s features. With its attractive features, the sharp-looking compact bike could be the first choice of beginner youth riders.
The youth racer mini cycle Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 gives an agile and lively vibe through its appearance. The bike with a single sharp seat and a long trail keenly appeals to the rider. The striking graphics and combined white, gray, and yellow colors convey dual-sided visuals. Moreover, the puffed curvy exhaust header is a noticeable element of the mini motocross.
The chromium molybdenum steel frame uses advanced robot welding and hydroformed tubes. Alongside the subframe is developed with lightweight aluminum.
Furthermore, the edgy spoke wheels are another eye-catching visual element in the Husqvarna TC 85 19/16. The tire’s pattern offers excellent performance on different terrains, and the rubber compound makes the tire stable on a straight and has excellent grip and predictability. Notable, the bodywork is inspired by the Swedish heritage of the Husqvarna brand.
The larger 19-inch front- and 16-inch rear wheel combination gives the rider a little more height.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 is available in one color scheme:
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 comes up with a single variant:
The 84.9cc liquid-cooled single-cylinder engine of Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 offers the latest 2-stroke technology. It aims to deliver unrivaled performance in the competitive 85cc class. The engine’s unchanged bore and stroke become lighter, producing improved power and rideability along the RPM range.
The cylinder includes a power-valve system. The system helps control both the exhaust valve and the sub-exhaust port aiming to improve power and torque. Moreover, an adjuster screw allows the opening time of the power valve, and it is for adjusting to suit rider preference and track conditions.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 provides durable and unbeatable performance on the track. The latest technology in the design and production processes ensures its overall performance.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 features a high-quality ODI lock on grips as standard. The system has a vulcanized grip on the throttle grip. Notably, the lock-on grip on the left does not need glue or wire to secure it to the handlebar.
The TC 85 19/16 includes an upgraded diaphragm spring clutch for improved durability. But it remains lightweight and compact. The clutch is developed using a FORMULA hydraulic system, and it denotes that its role is always compensated. Also, the clutch point remains the same in numerous situations and over time.
The short and compact profiled subframe is catchy for its overall low weight and improves mass centralization. Notable, the 149 lb youth racer includes a 1.37 gallons fuel tank.
The transmission of Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 is a six-speed manual transmission. It is designed to deliver smooth and precise shifting. The transmission features a constant mesh design to help in reducing friction and increase efficiency. The six-speed transmission enhances the gear ratios for optimal performance in terrain, tight, twisty tracks, or wide-open areas.
The two-wheeler’s front suspension includes WP XACT forks, containing a 43mm split fork design using a capsulated air spring in the left leg and in the right leg; it consists of the trusted oil damping system. These elements allow a 280 mm suspension travel. On the other hand, a WP PDS (progressive damping system) shock absorber is planted to the TC 85. The advanced technology allows the rear end to stay stable over smaller jerks or uneven terrain. Also, it handles bigger hits easily.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 uses formula brake calipers. The mini cycle features a 240 mm wave disc in the front and a 220 mm wave disc at the rear. The disc brakes provide improved halting. Furthermore, consistent brake pad wear ensures confident braking in any riding condition.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 is costlier than the KTM 85 SX 19/16. The TC 85 19/16 is available at $6,949. In comparison, the KTM 85 SX is priced at $6,849.00.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/15 engine gets the latest in 2-stroke technology. It provides unparalleled performance in the competitive 85cc class. The bike has a 6-speed gearbox.
On the other hand, the KTM 85 SX 19/16 offers a race-winning formulated 85 cc’s liquid-cooled engine. It includes KTM’s bigger 2-stroke. Also, the 6-speed gearbox supports the super-compact engine.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 includes WP XACT front suspension and a 43 mm split fork.
The KTM 85 SX 19/16 has the same front fork suspension with a WP XACT fork as the Husqvarna TC 85 19/16.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 offers Formula brake calipers, a 240 mm wave disc up front, and a 220 mm wave disc at the rear producing an advanced brake feel.
The KTM 85 SX 19/16 features a Formula brake system with radial calipers —four pistons in front, two in the rear, and lightweight Wave brake discs.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 sits around $6,949 . But the Yamaha YZ85LW is available at a lower price, nearly $5,099.
The Husqvarna TC 85 engine includes the latest 2-stroke technology, and it produces an unrivaled performance in the competitive 85cc class and contains a 6-speed gearbox.
But, the Yamaha YZ85LW offers an 85cc liquid-cooled 2-stroke, reed-valve-injected 6-speed gearbox. The two-stroke engine features the Yamaha Power Valve System to enhance low and mid-range power without losing peak power at high rpms.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 gets WP XACT front suspension, containing a 43 mm split fork design.
The Yamaha YZ85LW has a lightweight 36mm KYB inverted cartridge fork featuring low-friction outer tubes, external compression, and rebound damping adjustability.
The Husqvarna TC 85 includes Formula brake calipers with a 240 mm wave disc up front and a 220 mm wave disc at the rear. The brakes produce an advanced brake feel in every different terrain. While the Yamaha YZ85LW offers big 220mm and 190mm disc brakes that provide precise control and outstanding stopping power.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 is available for around $6,949, but the Gasgas MC 85 19/16 sits for around $6,449.00.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 is manufactured with a chromium molybdenum steel frame using advanced robot welding and hydroformed tubes.
The frame of Gasgas MC 85 19/16 includes a tailored flex. The frame moves following the suspension travel to soak up bumps and ensure high-speed stability.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 features Formula brake calipers with a 240 mm wave disc in the front and a 220 mm wave disc at the rear. The brakes give advanced halting in every different terrain.
Gasgas MC 85 19/16 gets 240mm front and 220mm rear wave discs and floating brake calipers from Formula. It also provides powerful braking.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 offers WP XACT front suspension, containing a 43 mm split fork design.
But the Gasgas MC 85 19/16 has XACT 43 WP Upside-Down fork in the front and WP XACT Monoshock with linkage at the rear to control the jerk.
|Model||Husqvarna TC 85 19/16||KTM 85 SX 19/16||Yamaha YZ85LW|
|Displacement||84.9 cc||84.9 cc||85cc|
|Stroke||40.8 mm||40.8 mm||47.8mm|
|Bore||47 mm||47 mm||47.5mm|
|Top Speed||60 MPH||65 MPH||60-65 mph|
|Fuel Capacity (approx)||1.37 gallons||1.37 gallon||1.3 gal|
|Curb Weight||149.91 lb||149.91 lb||165 lb|
|Front Tyre Size||Maxxis® 70/100 R19||90/100-16||70/100-19|
|Rear Tyre Size||Maxxis® 90/100 R16||90/100-16||90/100-16|
|Mileage||—||105.84 MPG||9-10 Mpl|
|Front Brake||240 mm Disc brake||9.44 inch Disc brake||Hydraulic disc, 220mm|
|Rear Brake||220 mm Disc brake||8.66 inch Disc brake||Hydraulic disc, 190mm|
|Engine Type||1-cylinder, 2-stroke engine||1-cylinder, 2-stroke engine||liquid-cooled 2-stroke|
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The youth racer, Husqvarna TC 85 19/16, is often compared with the full-sized two-wheelers according to their features and ergonomics. Though, the durability raises questions in comparison with full-sized motocross.
After all, the two-wheeler with the mass-centralized frame and bodywork provides an attractive appeal to youngsters. If the rider is a beginner, then it could be a little challenging to handle the agility. But, after handling the nimbleness, the TC 85 19/16 can provide the best experience to young riders. Also, its sitting position makes the rider comfortable, and the overall height gives an intense look.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 is available for around 6,949 USD.
KTM 85 SX 19/16, Yamaha YZ85LW, and Gasgas MC 85 19/16 are the top rivals of Husqvarna TC 85 19/16.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 is available in one color- white.
The Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 offers advanced AER technology.
Mainly, the Husqvarna TC 85 19/16 is developed for youngsters, and the bike is a youth racer.