• £15,699

    Having shed its skin, the KTM 1290 SUPER DUKE R is now a leaner, meaner and an even more menacing hyper-naked bike than ever before. Mounted into an all-new chassis, beats an updated version of the renowned 75 degree, 1301 cc LC8, V-Twin heart, taking THE BEAST to the next level.

    Key Features
    - Powerful 177hp twin-cylinder LC8 motor
    - State-of-the-art electronics, ABS and traction control.
    - High-end WP suspension
    - 9,300 mile service interval and 2 year unlimited mileage warranty

    The term super-naked doesn't seem enough to describe the incredible Super Duke R, this new generation is knocking on the door of the hyper-naked!


Design 2-cylinder, 4-stroke, spark-ignition engine, 75° V arrangement, liquid-cooled
Displacement 1,301 cm³
Bore 108 mm
Stroke 71 mm
Performance 132 kW (177 hp)
Starting aid Electric starter
Engine lubrication Forced oil lubrication with 3 Eaton pumps
Primary gear ratio 40:76
Secondary gear ratio 17:38
Cooling system Liquid cooling system, continuous circulation of cooling liquid with water pump
Clutch PASC™ slipper clutch / hydraulically operated
EMS Keihin EMS with RBW and cruise control, double ignition.


Frame Tubular space frame made from chrome molybdenum steel, powder-coated
Forks WP Suspension Up Side Down Ø 48 mm
Shock absorber WP Suspension PDS monoshock
Suspension travel front 125 mm
Suspension travel rear 140 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 240 mm
Chain 5/8 x 5/16” X-Ring
Steering head angle 64.8°
Wheelbase 1,482±15 mm
Ground clearance (unloaded) 160 mm
Seat height (unloaded) 835 mm
Total fuel tank capacity approx. 16 l
Unleaded premium fuel (95 RON)
Weight without fuel approx. 189 kg

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

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