KTM already defrayed the headlines new about the new supermoto with his 1290 Super Duke, with its twin 1301cc 180cv developing, behold our colleagues VisorDown flush out the image touring version of the powerful roadster.
The Department of Research & Development of the company SC-Project has developed a range of exhaust systems specifically dedicated to the very sporty naked KTM Super Duke R 1290, a twin-cylinder 1310 cc with 180 HP of power, absolute reference in the naked sector more than 1000 cm³.
According to the noise corridor and this jack photo stolen in Spain as part of road tests, the variation of the 1290 Super Duke would be called Super Duke 1290 GT. Even part-cycle, even braking, same frame, same engine … seems to be essentially retained. There is a fork head complemented by a windshield. One can also assume that the driving position is favorable to a comfortable ride on long journeys, with a raised handlebars and a softer and wider saddle. And to look more closely, we see that this new KTM is prepared to receive a side luggage.
This KTM Super Duke 1290 GT can easily be considered the successor to the 990 GTS, Touring declination 990 SMR SuperMotoRacing.
BMW S1000 XR Ducati Multistrada will behave themselves …Although ! Subsequently, by the end of the year, probably in Milan EICMA in November!