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  1. KAILUB RUSSELL: TIME FOR CHANGE BUT NOT BEFORE ONE MORE GNCC TITLE

    GNCC Racing legend Kailub Russell is determined to earn an eighth straight title in 2020 but is equally set on moving forward with plans for the future, when this season is over. What is next for the woods racing champion, what’s the secret to winning and which of his many winning KTMs is his favorite?

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  2. 4 BIG ‘W’S OF THE NEW KTM 890 DUKE R

    There is a degree of intrigue about the 2020 KTM 890 DUKE R: a fresh, rasping entrant to the manufacturer’s virulent Naked bike portfolio. So, we enlisted the help of Street Product Manager Adriaan Sinke to explain some of the ‘reasons for being’.

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  3. MAKING A MOTOGP™️ CONTENDER

    KTM have sliced the better part of two seconds away to the front of the MotoGP field since their premier class debut at the beginning of 2017. Technical Co-ordinator Sebastian Risse explains a little about how they made that happen in double-time.

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  4. THE GREATEST EVER: IS KTM’S 2020 MXGP LINE-UP THE BENCHMARK?

    Cairoli, Herlings, Prado: Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s MXGP riders for the 2020 season with a combined total of 15 FIM World Championships in the two categories. Has there been a more decorated, potent and lethal collection of athletes in Grand Prix history?  

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  5. THE SPAWN OF SPORN: THE KTM 1290 SUPER DUKE R CREATOR TALKS

    Herman Sporn is the father of the KTM SUPER DUKE; an innovator, engineer and a damn fast rider. Here he talks about his work with the 2020 KTM 1290 SUPER DUKE R and THE BEAST 3.0 concept, how it compares to the first 990, how KTM has changed and how the ‘ultimate’ Naked bike can still get better…

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  6. FILTERING RACE EXPERIENCE INTO ADVENTURE EXCELLENCE

    How legendary Enduro and Rally racer Giovanni Sala used the feedback collected from thousands of racing miles to help chisel a lineage that stretches through the latest KTM ADVENTURE production machines.  

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  7. VIDEO: INTERNATIONAL MEDIA PUT THE KTM 390 ADVENTURE TO THE TEST

    Riding from the Atlantic shores to the mountain tops of Tenerife and up to 2,200 meters above sea level, a large group of international motorcycle journalists share their raw impressions after testing the new KTM 390 ADVENTURE in a mixed variety of tarmac and offroad conditions.

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  8. BUILT TO FLY: MAKING A CHAMPIONSHIP-WINNING HELMET

    The most decorated motocross athlete of the century, Tony Cairoli, has claimed all of his nine FIM World Championships while helping and using Airoh helmets. The Italian star talks about his role in forging the Aviator 2.3

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  9. A HERLINGS MXGP TRAINING WEEK

    How do you set a new bar for performance and preparation in a sport? We asked MXGP star Jeffrey Herlings to tell us a little of how he makes the difference in Grand Prix.

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  10. MANUEL LETTENBICHLER INTERVIEW – WINNING WESS AND WHY BEING HAPPY MAKES YOU FASTER

    Ending 2019 as the new WESS Enduro World Champion marked an incredible season for Manuel Lettenbichler, but signing with Red Bull KTM Factory Racing for 2020 and beyond ensures an even brighter future for the young German…

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