Thread: 450cc ADV bikes
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Old 01-23-2012, 08:24 AM   #36
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Originally Posted by dualsportride View Post
The thing about the KTM 450 EXC it does well in the woods, and then you come home and it does good with supermoto tires on it. If you wanted to just do adventure type riding it would do well with that also. You can get a plate for it in any state, and you can pick up a 09 for under $5000.
I will admit a bit of ignorance on the topic but what are the service intervals on a KTM 450 EXC? How much oil will it hold? I was always under the impression, maybe incorrectly, that the KTM's all required oil changes and valve checks far too frequently to be particularly useful as true "adventure" 450's.
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