KTM Sportmotorcycles has a deeply rooted motorsport tradition, building race-ready motorcycles for competitive and recreational riding. More than 130 world championship titles, victories at Dakar and countless national championships are proof of the companys great technical expertise. Recently, the company has entered into the streetbike category with a variety of sporting and adventure-touring road-going machines.
Which fares better on the street, the KTM 1290 Super Duke R, BMW S1000R, Ducati Monster 1200S or Kawasaki Z1000?
BMW S1000R vs. Ducati Monster 1200S vs. Kawasaki Z1000, KTM Super Duke R, MV Agusta Brutale 1090RR
Off-road riders seeking a hybrid machine have a decent selection of machinery from which to choose.
KTM’s 1290 Super Duke R is a wonderfully adaptable sportbike with a massively powerful V-Twin engine and an exemplary chassis.
The 1290 Super Duke R is a bike you can comfortably ride at the track and on a multi-day sport-touring trip.
KTM’s new 1190 Adventure R is set to shove the BMW R1200GS off its the Adventure-Touring throne.
KTM has replaced the venerable 990 Adventure with the new 1190 Adventure and we had a chance to test it out.