KTM RC8R Race Spec

Ready to race

By Brian Catterson, Photography by Kevin Wing

tech Spec

Price $19,999
Engine type l-c 75-deg. V-twin
Valve train DOHC, 8v
Displacement 1195cc
Bore x stroke 105.0 x 69.0mm
Compression na
Fuel system EFI
Clutch Wet, multi-plate slipper
Transmission 6-speed
Measured horsepower 155.9 bhp @ 10,300 rpm
Measured torque 87.6 lb.-ft. @ 8100 rpm
Frame Tubular chromoly-steel trellis with aluminum swingarm
Front suspension WP 43mm inverted fork with adj. spring preload, compression and rebound damping
Rear suspension WP shock with remote adj. spring preload, high/low-speed compression and rebound damping
Front brake Dual Brembo Monobloc four-piston radial calipers, 320mm discs
Rear brake Brembo two-piston caliper, 220mm disc
Front tire 120/70ZR-17 Dunlop Sportmax GP-A Racer Slick
Rear tire 190/55ZR-17 Dunlop Sportmax GP-A Racer Slick
Rake/trail 23.3°/na
Seat height 33.3 in.
Wheelbase 56.1 in.
Fuel capacity 4.4 gal.
Measured curb weight 392 lbs.
Colors Orange/white
Available Now
Warranty None
Contact KTM USA
38429 Innovation Ct.
Murrieta, CA 92563
951.600.8007
www.ktm.com/us
Verdict
4 out of 5 stars

Really, truly, literally ready to race.

By Brian Catterson
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