In this video, the guys at Touratech give you the straight scoop on what it's like to ride KTM's new 1190 Adventure R.
Electric anticipation surrounds the shipment of KTM's new 1190 Adventure R. What the new KTM 1190 Adventure R lacks, however, are the accessories that will allow it to safely venture long distances carrying everything you'll need along the way.
Due to popular demand Touratech-USA headquarters in Seattle, Wa are going to be open on select Saturdays this winter and spring. We'll be open from 10AM-4PM and there will be light refreshments and special one-day specials at the events.
Now that 2016 has started it seems like a good time to take a moment and look back on the past year. I realize I rode in three of the four timezones that make up the lower 48 states last year.
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After touching down in Denver, it hit me. I had only spent about 30 minutes on the 1190 prior to this trip, all of which was on pavement. That initial, lunch-break impression consisted of an ear-to-ear grin, incomprehensible grunts, and a healthy dollop of fear...
Bonneville has been on my bucket list of places to see since I learned about it. This is a cathedral of speed, the place many of the world land-speed records have been made, and where countless records have fallen.
I started the process of rejetting my KTM 950 for the altitude, but after dropping and losing a bolt early in the process I decided to just run very rich with the sea-level setting. Morgan finally made it in later that night from Seattle.
In places where the road was cut into the side of hills the same thing would happen in a less pronounced manner. Needless to day it made for a few hours of very attentive driving.
Touratech's Iain Glynn walks you through the installation of the exciting new Extreme Rear Shock for the KTM 1190 Adventure R!