KTM 1190 Adventure Review
The KTM 1190 adventure is one of the most versatile and practical motorcycles in the market, defining the standards of dynamic riding in all types of terrains and riding situation. Ample equipment along with smart riding assistance systems make the 1190 adventure one of the safest motorcycle. Apart from that, the bike comes up wider tubeless tyres of the 19-inch front and 17-inch rear.
The KTM 1190 adventure is basically designed for the sport and adventure lovers. It is featured with a sharp and angular fairing that looks so appealing from the outside. The bike has a higher ground clearance of 220 mm along with a larger wheelbase of 1560mm that offers stability and high flexibility to the rider. The height of the rider part of the two-piece seat can be adjusted by 15 mm. Due to new luggage case mounting from the side, the passenger handles are placed lower and offer more generous space and comfort.
Engine, Economy and Performance:
Apart from designing the bike comes up with a powerful engine of 1195cc, 4 stroke, twin cylinder, spark-ignition, 75°V Arrangement, liquid cooled engine that generates the maximum power of 148 hp and a peak torque of 125 Nm. Additionally, with the new slipper clutch prevents rear wheel chatter and reduces the hand force required for shifting gear. The bike is fitted with MTC (Motorcycle Traction Control) which guarantees controllable propulsion on every surface and in all road conditions.
Talking about the handling, the bike is configured with WP-EDS 190 mm front suspension while the rear suspension is equipped with 190 mm WP-EDS Monoshock. To offer wider traction and prevents the vehicle from skidding the bike comes up with a tubeless tyre of 120/70 ZR 19 front and 170/60 ZR 17 rear. The 1190 Adventure is the first ever travel enduro to roll on state-of-the-art, extremely grippy and durable tyres.
Safety, Braking and Miscellaneous:
Talking about the braking, the bike is fitted with 320 mm disc brake along with four-piston brake calipers in front while 267 mm disc brake along with two-piston brake calipers in the rear. The most advanced and smart riding assistance system makes 1190 adventure the safest motorcycle.
The bike is loaded with a lot of advanced technical features that offers alluring designing along with superb performance. It is a perfect on and off road bike which is gifted with a massive amount of power style. The advanced ABS in front as well as in rear wheels offers utmost safety to the rider while driving at a very high speed on rough terrain.