The new KTM 1290 Super Duke R, at its third generation, has been reworked although maintaining the traditional family feeling with the rest of the range. The bodywork features now sleeker lines while the chassis has been completely renewed. The frame remains at sight and maintains the steel tubes trellis pattern. Regarding the engine, the LC01 twin-cylinder 1.301 cc has been updated and now is powered by 180 hp and maximum torque of 140 Nm. Its dry weight is declared in 189 kg (-6 kg). Electronics have been refined and modern to be even more effective.
Visit KTM at EICMA 2019, Hall 13, Stand I85.