FAR Husqvarna On The XC2 Podium at John Penton GNCC

FAR Husqvarna On The XC2 Podium at John Penton GNCC

The Fred Andrews Racing Husqvarna team celebrated another podium in the 2013 GNCC Series, only this time it was Nick Davis’ turn. The young rider showed his mettle at the John Penton GNCC by riding to a career-best second-place finish in the XC2 class. Steady rain on Saturday night threatened to make the Millfield, Ohio race a mud fest, but […]

Husqvarna’s Graffunder Dominates Red Bull Rocks & Logs

Husqvarna’s Graffunder Dominates Red Bull Rocks & Logs

A homeland race, a gnarly endurocross course and a Red Bull twist added up to what Cory Graffunder called “a perfect day” at the Red Bull Rocks & Logs event in Calgary, Canada. The head-to-head competition took place at the Wild Rose MX Park, and despite some stiff competition from fellow Canadian pro racers, Graffunder dominated the day aboard his […]

FAR Husqvarna Rider Andrew DeLong Had Tough Luck at Indiana GNCC

FAR Husqvarna Rider Andrew DeLong Had Tough Luck at Indiana GNCC

Andrew DeLong and the FAR Husqvarna team was in action at the Indiana GNCC. DeLong was planning on starting another win streak at the sixth round of the series, and was on his way to doing so before a mechanical issue slowed him down. “AD came around the first lap with a 10-second lead,” said Fred Andrews, “and he was […]

Graffunder Puts Husqvarna In Top Five at Barcelona X Games

Graffunder Puts Husqvarna In Top Five at Barcelona X Games

The EnduroCross crowd headed overseas for another round of the International X Games Enduro X, this time in Barcelona, Spain where Cory Graffunder rode his TXC310R to a fifth-place finish. Also in action over the weekend was the Fred Andrews Racing (FAR) Husqvarna team at the Limestone GNCC. Though Andrew DeLong didn’t fare quite as well, he managed to salvage […]

Factory Husqvarna Riders Kick Off AMA EnduroCross

Factory Husqvarna Riders Kick Off AMA EnduroCross

After using the Brazil X Games as a warm-up, factory Husqvarna racer Cory Graffunder was ready to head into the opening round of the GEICO/AMA EnduroCross series in Las Vegas. Graffunder was joined by Husky teammate Jamie Lanza, and both riders had solid performances at the Orleans Arena, putting two Husqvarnas in the main event. Despite several crashes in the […]

GNCC Win For DeLong @FARHusqvarna @Husqvarna1903

GNCC Win For DeLong @FARHusqvarna @Husqvarna1903

Fred Andrews Racing (FAR) Husqvarna’s Andrew DeLong got back to his winning ways at the Big Buck GNCC in Union, South Carolina, taking another big victory in the XC2 class. DeLong checked out from the field, extending his championship lead to over 20 points after only four rounds! Another Husqvarna rider was hard at work over the weekend, taking on […]

Top Ten Finishes for Husqvarna Racers

Top Ten Finishes for Husqvarna Racers

Husqvarna racers were in action on both coasts of the United States over the weekend – Cory Graffunder in the West Hare Scrambles series and the Fred Andrews Racing (FAR) Husqvarna team at the Louisiana National Enduro. Hard work and fortitude led both teams to top-ten finishes with Graffunder taking fourth and FAR Husky’s Andrew DeLong ending his day in […]

Podiums For Husqvarna Riders at Steele Creek

Podiums For Husqvarna Riders at Steele Creek

With the weather slightly above 20°C and rain on Thursday made the track of Steele Creek in Morgan, NC perfect for racing. One big mud hole around 1km after the start and lots of hills on the race course were waiting for the competitors on the 3rd round of the AMA GNCC. In the XC2 Pro Lites class Andrew Delong […]

Another Win For Andrew Delong @HusqvarnaNA

Another Win For Andrew Delong @HusqvarnaNA

Attitude made all the difference for Andrew DeLong at round three of the AMA/Rekluse National Enduro Series. The Fred Andrews Racing (FAR) Husqvarna carded his career-first national enduro win at the Chongo National Enduro in Blackwater, Texas, which was also a landmark victory for Husqvarna. The iconic brand celebrated its first national enduro win in nearly a decade (the last […]

Another Win for Husqvarna’s Andrew DeLong

Another Win for Husqvarna’s Andrew DeLong

A mere four days after having dominated the opening round of the Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) series, XC2-class racer Andrew DeLong backed it up with another victory, this time at The General GNCC in Washington, Georgia. Much like the season opener in River Ranch, Florida only days earlier, the win was a tough fight for DeLong. This time he […]

@FARHusqvarna Andrew DeLong Wins XC2 at River Ranch GNCC

@FARHusqvarna Andrew DeLong Wins XC2 at River Ranch GNCC

Andrew DeLong and the Fred Andrews Racing Husqvarna team sent a strong message to their fellow XC2 competitors at the opening round of the Grand National Cross Country (GNCC) Series by taking a commanding win at the River Ranch, Florida event. DeLong finished the three-hour race with over a one-minute lead, having worked his way into fifth overall, demonstrating that […]

March 14, 2013 at 12:54 am 0 comments

Graffunder and Delong Gear Up For Another Winning Season with Husqvarna

Graffunder and Delong Gear Up For Another Winning Season with Husqvarna

Husqvarna Motorcycles North America (HMNA) enjoyed a very successful racing season in 2012, filled with highlights including Cory Graffunder’s X Games medal, and XC2 racer Andrew Delong’s historic overall podium finishes in the GNCC series. HMNA is proud to welcome back both Graffunder and Delong in 2013, along with accomplished team members who are poised for another landmark year. On […]

January 30, 2013 at 6:57 am Comments are Disabled

Andrew DeLong Ends Season with Victory

Andrew DeLong Ends Season with Victory

Last weekend the GNCC circus headed for its last race in 2012 to Loretta Lynns in Hurricane Mills, TN. In the XC 2 Pro Lites class Husqvarna rider Andrew DeLong still had a small chance to win the title. After the start the young American was in 3rd place in the first lap. In lap two he worked his way […]

November 5, 2012 at 9:31 am Comments are Disabled

Whibley Wins Highly Contested 2012 GNCC Championship

Whibley Wins Highly Contested 2012 GNCC Championship

It was a head-to-head battle at Saturday’s Can-Am Grand National Cross Country Series finale between AmPro Yamaha’s Paul Whibley and FMF/KTM’s Kailub Russell in the XC1 Pro class. After a nearly flawless race at the Parts Unlimited Loretta Lynn’s GNCC, Whibley went on to win the season finale and secure his second-career title. Whibley kicked off the afternoon by grabbing […]

November 5, 2012 at 9:24 am Comments are Disabled

Russell Wins ITP Powerline Park GNCC and Four Points Separate the 2012 Title Chase

Russell Wins ITP Powerline Park GNCC and Four Points Separate the 2012 Title Chase

Temperatures were a bit on the chilly side in eastern Ohio as Round 11 of the 2012 Can-Am Grand National Cross Country Series made its way to St. Clairsville, Ohio for the ITP Powerline Park GNCC. Factory FMF/KTM’s Kailub Russell bounced back from a tough loss last round to secure his fifth win of the season, now sitting within four […]

October 8, 2012 at 9:35 am Comments are Disabled

Andrew Delong Talks Six Days And The Hunt For A GNCC Title

Andrew Delong Talks Six Days And The Hunt For A GNCC Title

Before switching gears back to the GNCC series, Delong checks in after enduring a tough, muddy ISDE. What does it take to ride a rock-solid race for six days in a row? Just ask Husqvarna’s Andrew Delong who was able to do exactly that at the 2012 International Six Days Enduro (ISDE) in Saxony, Germany. Aboard a CH Racing TE310, […]

October 4, 2012 at 7:45 am Comments are Disabled