2014 KTM 1290 Super Duke R: Price, Top-speed Announced

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2014 KTM 1290 Super R: Price, Top-speed Announced

Updated on 6th November 2013

KTM has more deatils of the 2014 KTM Super Duke R including the

In Germany, the KTM 1290 Super R is available from 15495 (approx. Rs. 13 Lakh rupees)

KTM has announced various setups and parts for the bike. It can be customised to be a an all-out racer or even a bike with the help of add-on parts. These change the way the bike handles and its on top of its looks.

KTM has revealed many details, the 1290 Super has a top speed limited to 290 KMPH. The service interval is of 1000 KM, which it has to be serviced every KM or every year, whichever is The company has also released a new check it out below:

European of the bike will start in 2013, while the same be launched in USA in early 2014. There is no still if the bike will be in India. We will keep you do keep following Car Blog

Updated on 7th October 2013

The and most powerful street from KTM, the 2014 KTM Super Duke R is here! And it is the that everyone expected it to be KTM showed the 1290 Duke R in 2012.

The bike looks (not as edgy as the prototype, but it is a bike i.e. sacrifices had to be the styling is typical KTM with of muscle added for effect, the figures are even more We wonder how it would feel the bike!

What’s New?

instantly recognise the 1290 as a the exposed trallis frame, the styling, the sporty riding are hallmarks of KTM design. People who expecting an exact replica of the prototype might be a bit disappointed, but it looks awesome. Have a look at the of the bike below:

The bike stays true to the but things have been which make it street and those take some of the away. You get proper seats, handlebar rear-view mirrors, plate holders at the front and lights and a conventional exhaust.

The point of the bike is its engine, it the engine from the KTM RC8 superbike has been fettled with to the total cubic capacity. The 1195cc V-twin engine is now cc, and the performace figures match the dimension of the engine. It produces 180 BHP of @ 8870 rpm and a peak torque of 144 Nm of (173 BHP @10000 rpm and 120 Nm @ 8000 rpm for the

The bike employs throttle-by-wire KTM says this non-intrusive provides smooth engine without any performance issues. The is mated to a six-speed transmission a slipper-clutch. this combination claims) helps the bike to from 0-200 KMPH in 7.2 We are wondering what the 0-100 figure would be.

An electronic driving aid package is which offers four driving modes (rain, sport and plus), traction settings and ABS settings. As susal, the ABS on the bike can be switched off completely, is also a Supermoto mode allows the ABS to work only on the wheels and allows the rear to slide.

There are some about the bike which be revealed shortly, keep this space for more.

Comparison: 2014 KTM Super R vs. 2012 KTM Super Duke R

Video: 2014 KTM Super R

Updated on 19th September

KTM will unleash a new top end … fighter bike in its lineup soon, the 2014 KTM 1290 Duke R. The 1290 Super R will combine the savage of the 1195 cc engine powering the KTM RC8 superbike with and a host of oriented features, a perfect for hooning. Combine the performance the crazy edgy KTM … styling, you get the perfect show-off on two wheels!

While we may be excited about the launch, we are saddened by the fact KTM(and partner Bajaj) are not considering launching the bike in anytime soon.

KTM 690 Super Duke R


KTM has not released any info on the bike from the teaser image above and the teaser video below. What we do know from the 2012 EICMA at Milan, where KTM showcased the Super Duke R Prototype. The was a wild bike where KTM and engineers went all out and created a The production variant, the company would mirror the prototype in ways though there are crazy details which obviously be toned down.

The of the bike does look the as the prototype though, we’ll to wait and see.

Like all the 1290 Super Duke R be a very angular bike with a wide muscular and sharp rear section. The are placed very low, the rider into a very riding posture. The components on the are designed to handle the huge involved with high and quick direction changes.

The 2014 KTM 1290 Super R’s heart will be a 1195cc, engine that powers the RC8 too. In the RC8 the engine makes 173 BHP of and 120 Nm of torque. Reports suggest the 1290 Duke could get a powerful version of the engine, one close to 200 BHP of power!

The bike feature ride-by-wire technology, an tubular frame, brakes in collaboration with Brembo, alloy wheels, new inverted and a specialised exhaust system others.

2014 KTM 1290 Duke R Teaser Video

we may or may not (and the probability is tilting the latter) get the 1290 Super in India, it will be a bike showcase KTMs prowess in making and will be used to more customers in India the brand. We are pretty excited the bike and will bring you the news on it as it reaches us, do keep this space for more on the KTM 1290 Super Duke R.

Check the photos and video of the KTM Super Duke R Prototype

KTM 1290 Super Duke R Photos

KTM 1290 Super R Prototype Video


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