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KTM RIDERS WEBB, WALKER AND BLAZUSIAK SWEEP PODIUM IN FIM SUPERENDURO OPENER

Orange was the dominant color at the end of an exciting night’s racing in Lodz, Poland when action got underway for the opening round of the 2016 FIM SuperEnduro World Championship. Victory went to KTM US rider and AMA EnduroCross Champion Cody Webb, second was Red Bull KTM factory rider Jonny Walker (GBR) and third […]

FIRST TEST WITH KTM RC16 MOTOGP BIKE IN VALENCIA

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KTM RIDERS WEBB, WALKER AND BLAZUSIAK SWEEP PODIUM IN FIM SUPERENDURO OPENER Orange was the dominant color at the end of an exciting night’s racing in Lodz, Poland when action got underway for the opening round of the 2016 FIM SuperEnduro World Championship. Victory went to KTM US rider and AMA EnduroCross Champion Cody Webb, […]

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WHERE THE MUD STOPS: OFFROAD INDOOR

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The International Dirt Bike Show is an annual gathering of everything new and shiny in the offroad world and is a rare instance of a ‘salon’ dedicated to a single sphere of motorcycling. We went along to the event in the UK to see just how essential this type of exhibition actually is. It’s busy. […]

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MAKING IT IN MOTO3: GRAND PRIX STAR BRAD BINDER TALKS

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The cut-and-thrust, chop-and-change and general craziness of Moto3 is a tough playground and ‘school’ for MotoGP’s brightest young talents. Podium battles often involving up to ten riders and more are the norm on the pacey 250cc four-stroke motorcycles. How does it feel to be in the middle of it all? And how satisfying is it […]

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NEW HOME FOR HISTORY: THE KTM MUSEUM HITS SECOND GEAR AND LOOKS TOWARDS 2017

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The inhabitants of central Mattighofen are likely to get used to the sound of construction work over the next year as plans for the KTM Museum are accelerating quicker than a KTM 450 SX-F out of a start gate. A home and hall to tell the story of the brand and their unparalleled racing success […]

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EICMA 2015 – PRESS CONFERENCE

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If you couldn’t visit EICMA this year and follow the unveiling of KTM’s latest bikes – the 1290 SUPER DUKE GT, the 690 DUKE R or any others of your favorite models, or want to know more about the MotoGP project – you can watch the event re-live. Host: Toby Moody Guests: Hubert Trunkenpolz, Pit […]

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KTM 690 DUKE R – The Strapping Multi-Talent

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The brand new and completely re-vamped KTM 690 DUKE R with even more power, even more valuable components, an even more engaging chassis and even more sophisticated riding assistance. The standard 690 Duke is a firecracker of a bike, light as a feather and lightning quick. But we wouldn’t be true to ourselves if we […]

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KTM 1290 SUPER DUKE GT: Long Distance Thrill

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The 1290 SUPER DUKE GT extends KTM’s Street range. The star model of 2016 is a lightweight and agile marathon sprinter with plenty of power. KTM has shored up the long distance capabilities of the 1290 SUPER DUKE GT with a comprehensive touring package, making the new motorcycle the perfect companion for traveling. CONTROL IS […]

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EICMA 2015: THE STORY GOES ON

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Europe’s biggest motorcycle show usually provides a few surprises and KTM are just one of many manufacturers to use the large halls at Milan’s Fiera to whip the covers of new bikes for the first time. For 2016 the engineers and designers at Mattighofen have come up with something rather special to amplify further KTM […]

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KTM 1290 SUPER DUKE GT GROWLS AT EICMA

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There are more people than normal on the vast KTM stand in Milan. In fact, if you haven’t bagged a spot close to the display area and where the new 690 DUKE R is unveiled as well as the menacing looking 1290 SUPER DUKE GT then there is not much chance of seeing anything (note […]

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THREE REASONS TO WAIT FOR A 2016 KTM 690 DUKE

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Go second hand or go new? Here’s three reasons why the 690 DUKE MY2016 is worth waiting for. Twenty years on and the 690 DUKE is still being re-sculpted to deliver those virtues that KTM constantly strive for: performance, agility and fun. Apparently over 50,000 690 DUKEs have emerged from factory floors since the first […]

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KTM FACTORY RACING ANNOUNCES ENDURO LINEUP FOR 2016 SEASON

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KTM again goes into the 2016 season with an impressive line-up of factory riders for the SuperEnduro and Extreme Enduro disciplines and also for the traditional Enduro World Championship (EWC). SuperEnduro World Championship & Extreme Enduro KTM Enduro Factory Racing will again field a very strong lineup both for the indoor SuperEnduro and for the […]

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OLIVEIRA WINS IN VALENCIA; 2ND IN 2015 WORLD CHAMPIONSHIP

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Red Bull KTM Ajo’s Miguel Oliveira of Portugal rode the race of his life in Sunday’s final round of the 2015 MotoGP Moto3 World Championship in Valencia, Spain to take victory ahead of Jorge Navarro and KTM riderJakub Kornfeil. Oliveira, who has won four of the last six rounds and finished second in the other two […]

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SUCCESSFUL ROLL-OUT FOR THE KTM RC16 MOTOGP BIKE

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The Red Bull KTM Factory Racing Team has completed the roll-out of the KTM RC16 at Austria’s Red Bull Ring exactly 15 months after announcing its proposed entry into MotoGP in the 2017 season. Test rider Alex Hoffmann carried out three days of comprehensive testing with the MotoGP racing bike at the venue that will see the return of the […]

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