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Past Articles KTM Motorcycle Reviews

2012 KTM 450 XC-W Shootout

Monday, May 7, 2012
See how the KTM 450 XC-W did against the other three Enduro bikes we recently tested.

2012 KTM 350 XCF-W Comparison

Monday, March 19, 2012
KTM makes a bid for the ultimate enduro trail bike with the 2012 KTM 350 XCF-W. We compare it against the contender from Beta to see which is best.

2009 KTM Duke 690 Project Bike Part 1

Wednesday, March 14, 2012
Motorcycle USA adds another project bike to the mix, attempting to improve one of our favorite street bikes in recent years - the 2009 KTM Duke 690.

2012 KTM 450 SX-F Factory Edition First Ride

Wednesday, February 29, 2012
MotoUSA got a single day to evaluate the 2012 KTM 450 SX-F Factory Edition. We were super pumped to see if it is an improvement from the standard 450 SX-F.

2012 KTM 350 XCF-W First Ride

Wednesday, February 22, 2012
KTM has adapted its 350cc 4-stroke to multiple off-road disciplines. The 2012 KTM 350 XCF-W is the Austrian trail machine that blends the best of 250F and 450 machines.

2012 KTM 450 SX-F Off-Road Comparison

Thursday, February 16, 2012
Does the KTM 450 SX-F have what it takes to beat the competition when the track ends and the trail starts? Read on to find out.

2012 KTM 350 SX-F Comparison

Wednesday, January 4, 2012
Does KTM’s updated 350 SX-F have what it takes to battle with this year’s 450s? Find out in this review.

2012 KTM 450 SX-F Comparison

Wednesday, January 4, 2012
KTM’s top-of-the-range 450 SX-F faces off against the best from Japan. Read how it compares in this review.

2012 KTM 250 SX-F Comparison

Monday, December 5, 2011
We put the 2012 KTM 250 SX-F up against the other four players in the Lites class. Read on to find out where the KTM ranked at the end of our 2012 250 Motocross Shootout.

2011 KTM 990 Adventure Dakar Comparison

Monday, September 19, 2011
KTM brings its high-potency dirt performance of the 990 Adventure Dakar to the fight against the rest of the adventure touring motorcycles.

2012 KTM 500 XC-W First Ride

Wednesday, July 6, 2011
Our off-road specialist tests the merit of KTM's 500 XC-W by taking it through a round of the AMA National Enduro series in Wyoming.

2011 KTM 350 SX-F Race Test

Wednesday, June 1, 2011
Tag along as MotoUSA races KTM’s 350 SX-F motocross bike in the 2011 A Day in the Dirt Motocross Grand Prix race at Pala Raceway.

2011 KTM RC8R Street Comparison

Friday, May 6, 2011
Motorcycle USA compares the 2011 KTM RC8R against the latest liter-class sportbikes on the street in our annual Superbike Smackdown VIII. The RC8R looks great but we want to know how it performs on the street.

2011 KTM RC8R Track Comparison

Monday, April 11, 2011
Rather than simply copy another brand’s formula, Austrian motorcycle manufacturer KTM has instead relied on innovation through a series of evolutionary updates when it comes to developing its premier Superbike – the RC8R.

SnoXcycle Snow Bike Comparison Review

Monday, March 21, 2011
SnoXcycle takes a different approach to propelling dirt bikes across snow. This slender design offers a much different ride than the other snow bikes in our comparison.

2011 KTM 250 SX-F Comparison

Monday, February 21, 2011
KTM has a completely new bike for 2011 and the 250 SX-F is better than ever before. Fuel injection and a new WP suspension arrangment top the list.

2011 KTM 450 SX-F Race Test

Thursday, February 10, 2011
Follow along as MotoUSA races KTM’s 450 SX-F motocross bike at A Day in the Dirt Motocross Grand Prix race at Pala Raceway.

2011 KTM 250 XC-F First Ride

Wednesday, February 2, 2011
MCUSA inspects KTM's recent addition to the quarter-liter class - the 2011 250 XC-F. See how the petite off-roader stacked up as we took it for an introductory spin in Southern California.

2011 KTM RC8R First Ride

Friday, January 28, 2011
KTM updates its RC8R superbike for 2011 and we test it in this exclusive RC8R First Ride. Learn all about the 2011 KTM RC8R first on Motorcycle USA.

Waters Racing KTM LC8 950

Monday, December 27, 2010
In the attempt to satisfy a long-standing curiosity with Flat Track MCUSA straddles six of the top AMA Twin bikes in the sport. Check out the Waters Racing KTM LC8 950 bike by reading on.