Jens Hainbach, Vice President Sports Management Road Racing, has a rewarding but delicate job as one of the main chess piece movers for the company and their multi-classes participation in MotoGP™. Seven years into the role, the 50-year-old tells us about the maturing talent scheme where the KTM roster is now bursting with potential.
Red Bull extreme athlete Arūnas ‘Aras’ Gibieža joins an illustrious list of KTM Orange Bleeders, bringing more READY TO RACE spirit to the realm of stunt riding.
KTM boasts 19 Dakar victories, with nine different winners and three continents raced as the event moved from Africa to South America to Saudi Arabia. 30 years on from Kini’s first official KTM entry and we are now celebrating ‘The Legends Of The Dakar’ in a new special exhibition in the KTM Motohall, Mattighofen – the home of KTM – and what a spectacle it is.
Keen offroad racer Dylan Cartwright has lived with the touch, performance and attachment of KTM machinery for four decades. It means he is better placed than many to talk about the ‘KTM journey’. We asked for his story…
KTM’s premium dual-sport machine – the KTM 690 ENDURO R – has found a tasty little niche: a gap between those seeking adventure thrills and those that lean more towards Enduro trails rather than the asphalt. Former Dakar stage winner, Xavier De Soultrait, is also showing that the bike is more than capable of holding its own against the stopwatch…
More than three years of thought, engineering and fabrication have gone into the brand new 12-bike 2023 KTM SX line-up and KTM’s game-changing motocrossers broke through the gate for the first time on May 10th. Here are five essential things you should know about the fresh generation…
With a background in Trials competition and an immense passion for everything ‘extreme’ and racing, Greg Gordinne is more than happy to push his KTM 890 ADVENTURE R in the most impossible climbs and craziest of enduro trails, while capturing impressive videos that he shares on his social media platform.
The MotoGP™ ‘pressure gap’ is even smaller than ever. It consists of fractions of a second when peak performance is already at the limit. We asked Red Bull KTM Factory Racing Team Manager Francesco Guidotti about the difficulty of helping riders make the difference when they are already maxed-out…
The KTM DESIGN YOUR DUKE Contest gives participants the chance to flex their creative muscles and rewrite the rulebook with their very own, one-of-a-kind design. The contest will run from April 21st to June 21st, 2022 – with a chance to be rewarded with a brand new, and 100% unique, 2022 KTM DUKE!
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