KTM has launched a new couple of motorbikes off-road 1290 SuperAdventure S (price: 26,130$ _ 118,000 RM) & on-road 1290 SuperDuke R (price: 26,810$ _ 115,000 RM) in Malaysian market.
About the performance, both use the V-Twin LC8 75 degree 1,301cc engine, integrated with 6-speed transmission. The 1290 SuperAdventure S can produce 160hp maximum & 140Nm of maximum torque. The 1290 SuperDuke R can produce 177hp maximum & 141Nm of maximum torque.
The 1290 SuperAdventure S owns the 19-inch alloy-wheels in front wheel & 17-inch in rear wheel, Pirelli Scorpion Trail II tyre, 23L fuel tank, the semi-active damping system of WP, with 4 driving modes (Sport, Street, Rain & Off-road). This is one of the lightest terrain motor in the segment.
The 1290 SuperDuke R is equipped with the dual-brake Brembo 4-piston in front & 2-piston behind, with 3 driving modes (Sport, Street & Rain), MSC, MTC, Bosch Cornering ABS.