2012 KTM 450 SX-F Factory Edition First Look

January 5, 2012
Adam Waheed
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The 12 450 SX-F Factory Edition retails for  9599.
The ’12 450 SX-F Factory Edition retails for $9599.

Just in time for the start of the 2012 Supercross season, KTM has released an all-new 450-class motocross machine designed to replace the aging 450 SX-F, as tested in the 2012 450 Motocross Shootout. This new dirt bike is the same motorcycle Ryan Dungey will be campaigning this year equipped with an all-new fuel-injected engine and chassis. The bike will retail at a price of $9599 and will be available at KTM dealerships this spring.

The 450 SX-F Factory Edition uses an all-new fuel-injected 449cc Single-cylinder four-stroke engine.The 450 SX-F Factory Edition gets an all-new frame  handlebar and triple clamps.Compression ratio is now 12.6:1 inside the engine.
(Left) The 450 SX-F Factory Edition uses an all-new fuel-injected 449cc Single-cylinder four-stroke engine.. (Center) The 450 SX-F Factory Edition gets an all-new frame, handlebar and triple clamps..

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