The new, 150bhp KTM 1190 Adventure is being launched to journalists in Teneriffe right now. The first on-board action video comes courtesy of 1000ps.at and the bike looks, ummm…reasonably fast.
Last week, a couple eagle-eyed readers spotted a big ol’ dent in the KTM 1190 Adventure‘s exhaust. You can see that dent clearly in the image on the right. But the image on the left, downloaded from the company’s press … Continued
In its communications discussing the bike, KTM goes to great lengths to acknowledge the unique capability of the original 950/990 Adventure, going on to suggest that the new non-R 1190 expands the brands appeal into the larger circle of riders … Continued
Here’s the first picture of the 148bhp KTM 1190 Adventure R wearing knobbies, bags and actually turning a wheel, which, believe it or not at the 518lbs curb weight, it’s actually doing off-pavement. Those LED running lights are looking good.
Shot by German motorcycle journalist Jochen Vorfelder, this is the first photo of the new liquid-cooled v-twin used in the KTM 1190 Adventure. Based on the RC8′s powerplant, the LC8 here develops 148bhp and 92lb/ft of torque.
This is the first official photo of the all-new KTM 1190 Adventure R. It’s differentiated from the KTM 1190 Adventure (no R) that we showed you yesterday by the fitment of a 21-inch front wheel, a one-piece seat, shorter screen … Continued