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  1. DIFFERENT CIRCUITS: BOSCH & KTM

    German know-how from Bosch has been integral to the electronics and innovations seen on KTM machinery for over a decade, and some of the sophistication on the new 2021 KTM 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE S means milestones are still being set. It was time to get someone from the firm to talk about their involvement with the orange…

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  2. A CONVERSATION WITH MARVIN MUSQUIN

    In 2021 the 31-year old has been part of the AMA Supercross and Motocross paddock for a decade so we decided to make a call and ask #25 about coming back to the Indoor series after a year away through injury, making an impact in a crazily close ’21 contest, KTM longevity, his career and more…

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  3. ONE STEP BEYOND: MEETING THE MAN WHO HELPED ACCELERATE THE KTM RC16 TO THE FRONT OF THE MOTOGP GRID

    “I’m part of the inventory,” Wolfgang Felber smiles from behind his glasses. The 58-year old is sitting - socially-distanced – in the dark reception area of KTM’s Motorsport building in Munderfing and is being quizzed about his role in the rapid evolution of the KTM RC16; from MotoGP newboys and learners to Grand Prix winners and front runners.

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  4. WHAT I LEARNED AFTER 6 MONTHS WITH THE KTM 890 ADVENTURE

    As it is hard to really grasp what a book is about by looking at its cover, it also takes time and effort to discover what truly lies behind that facade of plastic and metal when you first see the KTM 890 ADVENTURE. After using the bike daily and clocking almost 10,000km on it, I finally got to appreciate all the small details that make it one of the most technical motorcycles on the market.

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  5. KTM 890 DUKE R – 5 WAYS TO MAKE THE SUPER SCALPEL EVEN SHARPER!

    The KTM 890 DUKE R slashed into the mid-weight naked motorcycle category with a surgeon’s precision. As sharp as it is out-of-the-box, here are 5 areas to focus on to take THE SUPER SCALPEL from backroad blaster to track day terror.

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  6. DAKAR 2021: A BATTLE TO THE WIRE

    Kilometer after kilometer the concentration, the energy, the navigation, the physicality and all while keeping the throttle absolutely twisted. Desert dunes, to rocky mountains, the Dakar Rally is a battle of endurance for both rider and machine.

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  7. BENDING THE ‘BOW: HOW ONE RACE DRIVER IS PUSHING KTM’S X-BOW PROJECT TO THE MAX

    A 29-year-old Austrian is proving that KTM can ripple four sets of rubber compared to two, and with the fresh KTM X-BOW GTX now rolling from pitboxes, the car racing world had better watch out for more fast orange.

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  8. 14 THINGS YOU MIGHT NOT HAVE KNOWN ABOUT KTM AND SUPERCROSS

    The 48th AMA Supercross championship begins on Saturday January 16th in the NRG Stadium in Houston so here are 14 pieces of trivia and facts to whet the appetite…

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  9. THE SPECTACTLE OF THE DAKAR: A LOOK AT THE 2021 RACE SO FAR

    The Dakar Rally is one of the most notoriously difficult and famous races on the planet; a spectacle full of varied terrain, hundreds of stories, and where the best of the best rally riders battle it out for supremacy. As we reach the halfway point of the 2021 edition, we’ve already seen some spectacular images, heard some fantastic stories and seen the tactics, fatigue and changing terrain challenge the riders.

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  10. Jordi Viladoms: Preparing for Dakar 2021

    The Dakar Rally is one of the most notoriously difficult races on the planet. With the 2021 event just weeks away, we caught up with KTM Rally Team manager Jordi Viladoms to get an insight into Dakar, what’s new for 2021 and the team’s goals.

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