While the KTM factory riders grab headlines in their respective sports at any one time around the world there are those that gas a slightly different line in orange; usually one that is just as eye-catching but perhaps not so prevalent in the headlines. Therefore, we are happy to focus onto American Freestyler Aaron Colton.
We took a trip to California to find out what it feels like to be at the centre of the world’s off-road culture.
Recently the ADAC Junior Cup powered by KTM celebrated its 2014 season kick off at Lausitzring. Short before the first race we took a closer look on the KTM RC 390 Cup bike.
An essential feature of motorcycle development is to reel off kilometre after kilometre while test riding. KTM´s R&D maintains a special department that is responsible for these endurance tests only.
Something special is happening this weekend but it hasn´t anything to do with two wheels. This event involves the same amount of sweat, dedication and willpower as any high profile sport but the cause of the Wings for Life World Run is nobler.
What´s enroute from Australia to Alaska? At the fifth stage the Panini World Tour explores the North and South Island of the motorcycle paradise New Zealand.
Two 1290 SUPER DUKE R – a former MotoGP star – a rocket – a press officer – and 1000 km race distance in Hockenheim. In short, in a 7 hour battle the “KTM Beast Boys” competed against 70 full-faired sportsbikes.
In 1964, at the 39th International Six Days Enduro KTM re-entered and competed with three factory riders, having withdrawn from the competition at the end of the 50s. It was the start of a success story in Enduro racing which is to the present day nonpareil.
Taddy Blazusiak is perhaps one of the most dynamic offroad riders of his time and the 30-year-old is as motivated as ever with no sign of anyone stopping him yet. We talked with about his Erzberg experience and the preparations for the 2014 season.
At the introduction course of the ADAC Junior Cup powered by KTM in Magione, Italy the brand-new KTM RC 390 Cup celebrated its debut.