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KTM 250 EXC MY2017

Lighter, stronger, faster: The next generation of Enduro is here

Enduro has many guises, but one thing is very clear, KTM is committed to providing something that does the job, and does it well. The new generation of Enduro is here, and the R&D experts in Mattighofen, Austria have revised each and every machine from the ground up with over 90% of parts in each bike being completely new.



Ryan Dungey & KTM SX Mini line-up MY2017

Feeding the roots: KTM’s new Sportminicycle range is super-cool

KTM’s grass roots lie in offroad racing. Offroad racing’s roots are in the families that devote their weekends to practicing and competing, be it at local, national or international level, so it’s only apt that KTM devotes energy into developing a superior quality of machine for the young rider.



Taylor Robert (USA) 2016

Taylor Robert goes global: Joining the Enduro World Championship

American racer Taylor Robert is taking on the world this season. The Arizona-man is stepping over to the Enduro World Championship aboard the KTM 350 EXC-F factory bike and is realizing his dream of racing the full series after a five years getting a taste of what’s to come while competing at the International Six Days Enduro. We caught up with Taylor during pre-season to find out what made him switch, and how his plans are going in the lead up to the first race.



E-Starter © Helmut Clasen

#inthisyear1996: First series production of the KTM LC4 engine with electric starter

In 1996, almost ten years after the launch of the LC4 engine, KTM presented an electric-start version of the water-cooled unit. However, the new engine was in no way intended to signal a renunciation of the hard enduro philosophy; instead the aim was to attract new consumer groups.



Red Bull KTM Motocross Factory Racing Team: Tony Cairoli, Glenn Coldenhoff, Jeffrey Herlings, Pauls Jonass & Davy Pootjes

MXGP 2016: Three big KTM questions

MXGP launches this week in Qatar for the first of eighteen rounds. What should race fans be looking for when it comes to the formidable orange?



KTM R&D building

The forbidden place: Lifting the lid on KTM R&D

An extremely rare peek at the birthplace of orange motorcycles was afforded to a select few press at Mattighofen last week and as we can sometimes escape corporate binds here on the BLOG this is what we found in the depths of R&D …



ADAC Junior Cup Magione

ADAC Junior Cup powered by KTM: “READY TO RACE”!

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.



Jon-Erik Burleson 2014

Interview of the month: Jon-Erik Burleson, master of KTM North America

“I have a professional understanding and a professional training that allows me to do my job but I think my biggest strength is that I understand motorcycles and absolutely love them. I grew up around dealers, racing and the industry so I have a feel for it.”



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Riding the bumps: How WP helped make Moto3 history

2012 will be a racing year that will reverberate long in the halls of Mattighofen … for being the season when KTM swapped knobbly tyres for slicks and made a powerful statement in the Moto3 category.