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Category: Lifestyle

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KTM goes Sideways: Hanson Schruf´s flat track racer in drift duel with a sportscar

The Austrian Drift Challenge has been a booming competition for years, with the Mazda MX-5 standing as the undisputed champion. High time that the latest model is challenged to a face-off with a motorcycle then. Picking up the gauntlet for two-wheels is Hanson Schruf, a master drifter with his KTM 450 SX-F – and already sitting in fourth spot in the world rankings for the flat track world championship.



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UNBOUND: Still good at being bad?

Over 20 years ago the original DUKE set the tone of KTM’s return to street bikes. We find out if age has been kind to the original single-cylinder bad boy.



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Rok Bagoroš: Dream big, never give up – and go to Jordan!

Rok Bagoroš is the first stunt rider in the world to perform his tricks 432 meters below sea level – and the first to leave his tire tracks in the ancient and majestic Jordanian city of Petra.



Racing-Ausflug: KTM-Tester Thomas Gradinger, Norbert Thaler, Hannes Maier,  flankiert von einem halben Dutzend Mechaniker und Helfer. | Race outing: KTM testers Thomas Gradinger, Norbert Thaler, and Hannes Maier, surrounded by a half-dozen mechanics and assistants.

KTM trio at the 1000 km Hockenheim

Norbert Thaler, Hannes Maier and Thomas Gradinger didn’t have much time for egg hunting this Easter. The three KTM test riders were too busy tearing around the track at the 1000 km Hockenheim on a KTM 1290 SUPER DUKE R.



Anita erlebt die australischen Fahrbedingungen auf einer 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE mit keinem geringeren als Ben Grabham – mehrfacher australischer Enduro-, Desert- und Safari-Meister und Dakar-Fahrer!

KTM Australia Adventure Rallye

As the dust settles from our inaugural KTM Australia Adventure Rallye – and all us Rally riders have high country withdrawals – we take a look back at one (or rather two!) aspects of the ride that have so far flown under the radar. Their names are Reno and Anita and they hail from a place called Kiska.



Ice Road Racing Konnevesi (FIN) © Peter Ziegler

Silent Success

5.4 million inhabitants. 20 different motorcycle world champions in eight different disciplines, over 200 world championship solo medals. The world´s most successful country in motorcycle sport compared to the number of inhabitants. What is their secret? We travelled to Finland to find out more about this country of silent success.



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UNBOUND: Emotions, not mileage

Five ways to become a wide-eyed globetrotter.



KTM FAN PACKAGE 2016

KTM FAN PACKAGE 2016

The MotoGP returns to Austria in 2016 – KTM right at the center of the action AND taking part!



Neil Crayston (GBR) KTM FREERIDE E-XC Parkwood Offroad Center

FREERIDE E-XTREME

History was made recently for the electric-powered FREERIDE E range when British KTM dealer, Triple D Motosport Ltd, achieved a ‘World First’ for KTM when it entered and completed an Extreme Enduro event.



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Cutting KTMs: Roland Sands talks slicing the orange

The KTM BLOG makes an exclusive visit to the custom star’s workshop in California for his view on the orange.