First Ride: KTM 1190 Adventure Superbike at Heart


So many bikes so little time and money!  THIS IS ONE HOT HOT LOOKING BIKE!  GREAT PICS at the end of the article! 

KTM’s Adventure goes mainstream and joins the luxury travel brigade, with more displacement, power and features.

February 6, 2013 By

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Tenerife, Canary Islands—KTM has a problem: It’s called the 1190 Adventure. As the Austrian company forges ahead to become a complete player with a comprehensive model range, it continues diving into the streetbike pool with Adventures, Dukes, SM-Ts and RC8s. And now, with its brand-new 2014 (in the U.S.) 1190 Adventure, KTM is making a huge, cannonball-style splash in the pool of high-performance streetbikes. Never before has the company had a bike so mainstream, so capable of going head-to-head with all of the players in the adventure-touring market. But since it’s not competing strictly for the hardcore off-road buyer, the 1190 Adventure represents a bit of a problem in that, as KTM continues to grow, some of its motocross- and off-road oriented dealers will have to step it up and come to grips with the company’s increasingly complex (albeit more balanced) model range. Continue reading

KTM 1190 Adventure Image Video


The new KTM 1190 Adventure was made to make every meter ridden into an Adventure. It starts the moment you jump on, and bring that outstanding engine to life! The only thing you need is some self control! Addicts beware! Time and Space have little relevance on the ride this Adventure takes you. Your horizon is set to be expanded!
Now it’s your turn.

2013 NEW ADV BIKES & TOURATECH


Touratech-USA’s General Manager, Paul Guillien, presents the news from the INTERMOT Motorcycle Show in Cologne, Germany. See here new 2013 BMW R1200GS and KTM 1190 Adventure and Adventure R.
Get more news on http://www.touratech.com and http://www.touratech-usa.com

Details Drop on the 2013 KTM 1190 Adventure R


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LOVE THIS TIME OF YEAR….LET THE NEW MODELS COME OUT!

The very German folks at Motorrad have gotten a chance to swing a leg over the pre-production version of the upcoming 2013 KTM 1190 Adventure R. Avoiding a conversation about how motorcycle publications are starting to look more like the outsourced marketing departments of motorcycle OEMs, what is perhaps the second most interesting thing from the article are the details about the Austrian company’s newest offering to the adventure-touring crowd. Continue reading