2012-11-26 13:58:46+0000
  • Make:
  • KTM
  • Model:
  • 1290 Super Duke R
  • Year:

Prototype specs as provided by KTM:

  • Engine: liquid cooled V-twin based on RC8 R with Drive-by-Wire
  • Displacement: more than ever
  • Power and torque: very, very much
  • Electronic assistants: ABS and tractioncontrol - stoppie and wheelie protection disengageable
  • Top speed: depends on the rider's courage and figure
  • Frame: Trellis frame made of chromemolybdenum steel
  • Swing arm: single sided aluminium swing arm
  • Suspension components: WP prototypes - upside-down forks with gas pressure reservoir, directly linked rear shock
  • Wheels and tires: aluminium wheelswith slicks
  • Brakes: front and rear Brembo racing callipers
  • Weight: incredibly low

 Photo credit: KTM

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  • alex
  • 2012-11-26T10:42:49-05:00

the only problem with this bike is that it's a year away from production.