2012 KTM Adventure ABS (R) Preview — Ultimate MotorCycling

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KTM 990 Adventure ABS
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Regardless of your the 2012 KTM Adventure 990 was designed to you there.

And with 115 horsepower on tap the 999cc 75-degree V-Twin, the 990 can take you there rather

The Adventure 990 returns for 2012 as a with few upgrades – new orange engine guards, newly-designed hand guards, a modified stand for easier use and new colors/graphics. The 990 is also arrives standard ABS.

KTM also continues to the “R” model for the more adventurous The KTM Adventure R, offered in a black scheme, features a longer, 9.8-inches of suspension travel for riding, a seat height of inches and higher ground of 296mm/11.7 inches.

Beginning with the motor, the V-Twin features four-valve heads with flow-optimized and two overhead camshafts. The motor has pistons and connection roads for spontaneous responsiveness, underlining its sporty engine characteristics.”

the KTM Adventure 990 (R) is modern Keihin injection that is also for spontaneous response, allowing the to “harmonize raw power with rideability.”

The trellis frame and subframe were designed to weight while maintaining stiffness needed for both on- and performance. The KTM Adventure uses WP components with adjustment so the can personally tailor the bike to his or her

Braking is all Brembo, with 300mm discs up front by a two-piston caliper, with a single disc out back squeezed by a two-piston caliper. The KTM Adventure 990 and Adventure R also standard ABS.

Speaking of the ABS, KTM says dis-connectible dual-circuit ABS system in cooperation with Bosch total protection against in all sports and touring situations, maintaining the full effect and feedback of a genuine sports thanks to very fine

For long-distance comfort, the KTM Adventure 990 a fairing/windscreen that offers protection from the elements, a seat for both rider and and a large 15.2-gallon gas tank for miles. The oversized gas tank was designed to support the legs standing.

KTM says: “There is no of details on the Adventure that it as a genuine travel enduro: the practical, easily operated stand, the lockable stowage between the tanks and the on-board socket, to the robust engine stable crash bars and guards.

“In addition to the standard engine should the worst come to the the Adventure is also equipped orange powder-coated, extra-stable crash bars, so that the is not so quickly damaged.”

As for colors, the 990 is offered in a white or blue scheme, and the Adventure R in black.

are the specs for the 2012 KTM Adventure 990 ABS and R; as of this writing, the MSRP was not but expect to pay around $15,000 for the

2012 KTM Adventure 990 ABS / Adventure R

Engine type: 2-cylinder, V 75°

Displacement: 999 cc

Bore/…: 101/62.4 mm

Power: @ 8750 rpm

Torque: 73.8 @ 6750 rpm

Compression ratio:

Starter/battery: Electric starter/12V

Transmission: 6 gears

Fuel Keihin Electronic fuel

Control: 4 V/DOHC

Lubrication: lubrication

Engine oil: SAE 10W-50

Primary drive:

Final drive: 16:42

Liquid cooling

Clutch: Wet clutch, hydraulically operated

management/ignition: Keihin EMS

Frame: trellis frame, powder-coated


Handlebar: Aluminum, 28/22 mm

Front suspension: 48 mm

Rear suspension: WP-PDS absorber with hydraulic pre-load

Suspension travel 210/210 mm

Suspension travel R Model, 248/248 mm

Front 2 x Brembo two piston, floating floating brake disc

Rear brake: Brembo two floating caliper, floating disc 240 mm

ABS: Bosch two ABS

Wheels front/rear: 2.15 x 4.25 x 18”

Tires front/rear: 150/70 R 18″

Chain: X-Ring 5/8 x

Silencer: Twin stainless silencer with regulated converter

Steering head 26.6°

Wheel base: ± 10 mm

Ground clearance: 261 mm/10.3″

clearance R Model: 296 mm/11.7″

height: 860 mm/33.9

Seat R Model: 895 mm/35.2″

Tank approx. 19.5 litres/5.2gal – 4 reserve

Weight (ready to approx. 209,5 kg / 461.9lbs fuel)

Weight: R Model: 207 kg / 456.4lbs (without fuel)



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