Industry News 10/3/2016

Husqvarna Motorcycles VITPILEN 401 Concept Wins 2016 Clio Award

October 3, 2016 – Husqvarna Motorcycles is very pleased to announce that KISKA GmbH, the Austrian design expertise behind the new Husqvarna Motorcycles VITPILEN 401 Concept has won a coveted Gold Clio Award. 

With the VITPILEN 401, KISKA has tapped into the more than a century-long tradition of Husqvarna Motorcycles to create a radical motorcycle format that captures a distinct progressive feel. KISKA was named winner of the 2016 Gold Clio Award for Product Design in the category Vehicles. 

Clio Awards are esteemed international awards for the creative business. They are presented annually to talent and agencies that succeed in pushing the boundaries of creativity. The 2016 winners have been awarded on Wednesday, September 28 at a ceremony at the American Museum of Natural History in New York City.

Husqvarna Motorcycles extends warm congratulations to KISKA in being named a 2016 Gold Clio Award winner and looks forward to the VITPILEN 401 redefining the look of future street motorcycles. 

Husqvarna Motorcycles are widely known and respected in the off-road world for a heritage of competition and numerous motocross and enduro world championships. Originally founded in Sweden in 1903, Husqvarna Motorcycles have been designed and manufactured in Mattighofen, Austria since 2013. 

Source: Husqvarna Motorcycles GmbH