Sunday, October 10, 2010
NEW KTM 125 RACE ( 2010 )
TOTALMOTORCYCLE.com-For decades now the sports motorcycle cast from Austria has been affianced in antagonism alternation all over the apple and by its able confidence and arresting activity for motorsport has created for itself a different antic image. This KTM aggregation aesthetics is, after exception, reflected in the alternation models it produces. The abutment and advance of tomorrow’s top riders is additionally a big KTM tradition. Whether aggressive in civic action and amusement benumbed or on the all-embracing date in apple championship format; whether on- or offroad, via sports promotional programmes or cast trophies, at KTM, adolescent motorcycle enthusiasts are affirmed affluence of absorption and aloof the appropriate motorcycle.
Just as it is for the development of all KTM vehicles, there are clear rules for the KTM 125: as well as a maximum product quality, a purist sporty riding experience stands in the foreground of all production efforts. A minimal weight, best handling and best rideability are the traditional development goals. Not to be forgotten is the powerful engine, 100% developed in Mattighofen, which with 125 ccm displacement ensures plenty of enjoyment. A four valve cylinder head, two overhead camshafts, water cooling and fuel injection means that the basis 11 KW (15 hp) strong 125 cc engine carries all the most modern construction characteristics. As well as an exemplary motor culture, this typical new KTM development promises tingling performance output but at the same time guarantees highly modern levels of fuel consumption and emission characteristics. The motor, which comes in a light, latticed tubular steel frame exhales by way of an innovative exhaust system solution. The perfect KTM chassis solution combines low weight and favourable dimensions with exemplary stability. There have also been no compromises with the high quality suspension elements developed by WP Suspension, the braking system with radial mounted four-piston callipers from premium supplier Brembo and the modern light metal wheels all of which are being used for the KTM 125. The development of the completely new generation of motorcycles therefore delivers all that it has promised to up-and-coming riders. The 125 cc, the exciting Naked Bike “Made in Austria” offers riding fun and all the competence of a full-sized similar machine.