Southern African Adventure Motorcycling Routes — KTM 990 Adventure Bike…

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KTM 990 Adventure

FI (Fuell Injection) Issues:

is much debate around the FI on a bike this size. At low speeds, tight U-turning, navigation, rocks, and anywhere — the throttle can be extremely and jerky, and the bike has the tendency to forward, and throw your off, especially if you standing up which you mostly are at very tricky speeds.

The solution: use a bit of clutch, it will prevent the and stalling.

Seat Comfort:

The 990 is Very comfortable standard gel and perfectly narrow close to the making stand up riding comfortable. With a pillion the slightly raised section the pillion to have comfort sliding forward under breaking.

With a full tank of the bike weighing around and rider 98kg, the bike surprisingly agile. The dominant position, with widely bars and footrests allows you to the bike around with little effort.


The standard fearing provides wind protection, an extention be better for long trips at speeds.

Off Road Handling:

The KTM 990 was of designed to the off road. the superior 210mm WP-USD(Up Side Down) in front and fully adjustable in the rear, allows for hard in the toughest of conditions. The 990 will just about anything you at it.

Road Handling:

Its rare to an off road bias motorcycle the 990 with road handling of level. The 990 Adventure can be a bit heavy if you need to switch from a hander into a right. You to muscle the bike around and use body weight with

The 990 Adventure has the agility of an enduro

If you are an experienced rider and have the to show her who is boss, the 990 Adventure deliver the results and respond an enduro bike. I was riding a full tank of fuel, and I 98kg — so that’s 328kg all up — and the bike performed well in the wet patches. But you to be in charge !

The all round comfort for long great wind protection, and of the FI fuel injection system to the LC8 is fantastic. Fuel economy is at around 330km on a full but if you ride conservatively 400km is The weight distribution, steering, and impressive new ABS brakes have been thought out well and to give a neutral, un-fussed, do as you type of ride that both confidence and sheer

Put simply, the 990 Adventure is one of the most bikes out there that makes you want to ride all day and anywhere you like.

General Opinion:

The KTM 990 Adventure is agile for a bike of its size if you are a more seasoned adventure and not afraid to play, you will be impressed with how she handles on road and in the dirt. I would preferred a TKC tyre on the rear, the wet conditions, but the standard Pirelli handled the mud and sand satisfactorily. On tar the 990 feels and handles like a bike — much the Duke, KTM’s road

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