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Old 08-23-2012, 11:57 PM   #276
randel
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Originally Posted by syzygy9 View Post
IMHO, KTM might be better off building their great for the road but useless off the road 1290 Adv bike but supplement that with dirt capable 600cc, 160kg single and a 700cc, 180kg twin for 'proper' adventure riding.
BTW, KTM already has 690cc, 140kg dirt capable single called 690 Enduro R...
But 160-170kg 700-800cc twin would be perfect adventure bike indeed...

Rotax has developed 600cc (120hp) and 800cc (160hp) DI 2stroke engines for snowmobiles, why not something similar from KTM?
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