2014 KTM 450 Rally Replica


2014 KTM 450 Rally Replica

KTM announced that an official replica production version of its Dakar-winning 450 Rally machine will be available very soon for customers to purchase. The 2014 KTM 450 Rally Replica features an all-new frame, a slim body shape with a better seating position, re-worked rear suspension, and it is powered by a new overhead single cam 450cc fuel-injection, single-cylinder engine.

The 2014 KTM 450 Rally Replica also receives a new separate front and rear fuel-pump system with multiple fuel tanks – with a combined capacity of 8.7 gallons. This allows the rider to select the fuel source to utilize the overall weight depending on the terrain. The 2014 KTM 450 Rally Replica also features a carbon-fiber tower that sports a much narrower design than the previous version’s, giving the rider better visibility. Read more

2014 KTM RC200

Earlier this month at the 2013 EICMA show, KTM has officially unveiled its three new street legal sportbikes for 2014, namely the KTM RC390, KTM RC200 and KTM RC125.

“All three models deliver a superior power-to-weight ratio, peerless agility and extreme banking clearance.” These fully faired racers are based on the naked Duke models, with the same engine configurations. The RC390 has an output of 43 hp at 9500rpm and 26 ft-lb. at 7250 rpm, the RC200 is said to offer 25 hp at 10000 rpm and 13 ft-lb. at 8000 rpm, while the RC125 generates maximum power of 15 hp at 9500 rpm and 9 ft-lb. at 8000 rpm. Read more

2014 KTM 1290 Super Duke R Official Pics and Specs


2014 KTM 1290 Super Duke R

The 2014 KTM 1290 Super Duke R has been finally, officially revealed. Let’s see what it can do.

Described as the Beast, the all-new 2014 KTM 1290 Super Duke R is powered by an outstanding 1.3-litre 4-stroke, liquid-cooled, fuel-injected 75-degree V-Twin engine with a huge 108 x 71mm bore and stroke, producing 180 Hp at 8,870 rpm and 106 pound feet of torque. KTM claims it can accelerate from 0-124 mph in just 7.2 seconds with low fuel consumtion and 15000 km service interval. With the result, we can say that the 1290 Super Duke R looks to be the fastest and most powerful naked bike in the universe.

With an amazing performance as mentioned above, the 2014 KTM 1290 Super Duke R needs good brakes. That’s why the beast has been fitted with Brembo M50 monoblock calipers and 320 mm brake discs assisted in the event of an emergency stop by Bosch ABS. Read more