1290 Super Adventure T 2017
  • £15,499*
  • The 1290 Super Adventure T is the only choice if you want ultimate comfort and ultra-long distance touring in one stunning package! KTM have combined cutting edge technology, comfort and off-road ability to create the finest travel enduro on the market.

    Key Features
    - 30 litre fuel tank
    - Heated seats and grips
    - Cruise control
    - Semi-active WP electronic suspension

    Don't be mistaken, touring doesn't mean boring, this bike has masses of performance, you can race around the Pyrenees or just go over them! So go, chase the horizon. You might even catch it.


Design 2-cylinder, 4-stroke, spark-ignition engine, 75° V arrangement, liquid-cooled
Displacement 1,301 cm³
Bore 108 mm
Stroke 71 mm
Performance 118 kW (160 hp)
Starting aid Electric starter
Engine lubrication Forced oil lubrication with 3 rotor pumps
Primary gear ratio 40:76
Secondary gear ratio 17:42
Cooling system Liquid cooling system, continuous circulation of cooling liquid with water pump
Clutch PASC™ anti-hopping clutch / hydraulically operated
Ignition system Contactless, controlled, fully electronic ignition system with digital ignition timing adjustment


Frame Tubular space frame made from chrome molybdenum steel, powder-coated
Forks WP Semi-active Suspension Up Side Down Ø 48 mm
Shock absorber WP Semi-active Suspension PDS monoshock
Suspension travel front 200 mm
Suspension travel rear 200 mm
Brake system front Twin-disc brake with radially mounted four-piston brake calipers
Brake system rear Single-disc brake with two-piston brake caliper; fixed brake disc
Brake discs – diameter front 320 mm
Brake discs – diameter rear 267 mm
Chain 5/8 x 5/16” X-Ring
Steering head angle 64°
Wheelbase 1,560±15 mm
Ground clearance (unloaded) 220 mm
Seat height (unloaded) 860/875 mm
Total fuel tank capacity approx. 30 l
Unleaded premium fuel (95 RON)
Weight without fuel approx. 229 kg

*Recommended retail price. Images courtesy of KTM AG/H. Mitterbauer