Whether its cracking the throttle wide-open out of an exhilarating corner, or braking hard while tipping it in, bending the laws of physics is what the KTM 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE S is made for. Its combination of 160 hp, 140Nm of torque and a mere 238 kg overall weight, is kept in check by the most advanced electronics in the world of motorcycling. All you have to do is focus on the road ahead and hold on tight, while enjoying every twist and turn en route to your destination.
There's more than enough power at your fingertips to explore beyond your wildest imagination, thanks to the KTM 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE S's 1301cc V-twin engine. Immense power, total satisfaction.
With its ultra-lightweight tubular trellis frame, a high-strength, die-cast, open-lattice swingarm and top quality WP Suspension components, the KTM 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE S offers outstanding stability and control in any situation. Keeping asphalt lovers in mind, the 1290 S is fitted with a 19-inch wheel up front; 17-inch at the rear, while excellent braking power is ensured thanks to world-renowned market leader Brembo.
Depending on the adventure the bike's ergonomics can be adjusted to suit the rider's style and preference. Two seat positions (860 mm or 875 mm), two handlebar clamping positions: horizontal +/- 10 mm, two footpeg positions: 10 mm up and back (diagonally), plus hand levers with five reach settings.
The bodywork on the 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE S is shaped to give you unrivalled performance through great ergonomics that allow easy movement and precise control without compromising comfort. The sporty graphics emphasise the bike's many innovative parts and features such as the state-of-the-art display.
Controlling its beastly power in all situations is simple thanks to the smoothly operating software and electronics package. MTC, Cornering ABS and ride modes support your riding gently and almost imperceptibly. The only intervention you notice is your grin from ear-to-ear.
Tailor the 1290 SUPER ADVENTURE S to suit the adventure with KTM's PowerParts range, which boasts a wide variety of accessories and luggage options. KTM knows its customers are individuals, which is why all PowerParts are developed specifically for each motorcycle, meaning that KTM riders only get parts that perfectly complement their ride and provide that important 'factory fit' straight from the dealer.