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KTM, HUSQVARNA, GAS GAS TO SUSPEND PRODUCTION

Pierer Mobility AG, parent company of KTM, Husqvarna and Gas Gas motorcycles, today announced that production will be suspended for two weeks as a measure to prevent spread of the Coronavirus. The factory in Mattighoffen, Austria will be…
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DEMO RIDE SEASON STARTS AT DAYTONA

Several manufacturers will be offering demo rides and displays at Daytona bike week and afterward. Here are a few we know of so far: BETA DEMO RIDES Hello Fellow Rider, Just a quick note that we have a few spots available at the…
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2020 KTM 500XCF-W: DIRT BIKE OFF-ROAD VIDEO SERIES

The 2020 KTM 500XCF-W is here at last! We've been hounding KTM for this bike for a long time, and now that's it's finally here, we aren't disappointed. This is a true off-road bike--not a dual-sport bike with blinkers and not a repackaged…
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KAILUB RUSSELL TO RETIRE FROM GNCC AT SEASON END

Kailub Russell has announced that he will retire from full-time GNCC competition at the end of the 2020 season. He also said that he will continue to race select events in 2021, but hasn't said what those events will be. The following press…
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2020 KTM 150XC-W TPI 2-STROKE: FULL TEST

The KTM 150XC-W is the latest two-stroke in the Austrian manufacturer’s line to be equipped with the TPI fuel-delivery system. The previous year’s 150XC-W carbureted version was a favorite among the DB staff, so could KTM possibly make it…
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KTM OFF-ROAD VIDEO: 2019 CHAMPIONS

KTM had another amazing season in U.S. off-road racing. Kailub Russell won the GNCC and Full Gas Sprint Enduro titles in the east while Taylor Robert won the WORCS and Sprint Hero titles in the west. Here are some scenes from the season.…
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KTM’S NEW 790 RALLY & 390 ADVENTURE ANNOUNCED

The EICMA show in Milan, Italy is underway and KTM has taken the opportunity to expand its adventure bike offerings in the U.S. A new 390 Adventure has been added to the line, based on the motor from the 390 Duke. And the 790 Adventure R…
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CODY WEBB LEAVES KTM

KTM North America, Inc. has announced today that multi-time Extreme Enduro Champion Cody Webb and the FMF KTM Factory Racing Team have agreed to mutually part ways for the 2020 race season. Cody Webb: “I can’t thank the FMFKTM Factory…
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2020 KTM 450SX-F: FULL TEST

At one time, the KTM 450SX-F went through a period when it was searching for its identity. Then KTM settled on a formula that was then repeated again and again. It was light, powerful and smooth. It was technologically sophisticated without…
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2020 MX BIKE BUYER’S GUIDE–UPDATED!

The new motocross bikes of 2020 have almost all been revealed. We've gathered prices, facts and photos of all the MX bikes from Honda, Husqvarna, KTM, Kawasaki, Suzuki, Yamaha, TM and Cobra. We also have links to videos and tests that we…
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KTM XC PROJECT–THE LAST CARB: THE WRAP

KTM 250XC 2-STROKE PROJECT The 2019 250XC is the last carbureted off-road bike that KTM will offer. It and the other 2019 XCs, (the 300 and 150XC) were given Transfer Port Injection for the 2020 model year. The XC-W line already had lost…
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