*This video and test was originally published June 25, 2012. In the spirit of #throwbackthursday, we present a combined, full-length installment of MotoUSA’s 2012 Superbike Smackdown IX Shootout, at the racetrack, featuring Aprilia’s RSV4 Factory, BMW’s S1000RR, Ducati’s 1199 Panigale, Honda’s CBR1000RR, Kawasaki’s Ninja ZX-10R, KTM’s RC8R, MV Agusta’s F4R, Suzuki’s GSX-R1000, and Yamaha’s YZF-R1. […]
The 2015 KTM RC390 is the powerhouse of the group, sporting the largest engine and raciest ergos in the test. The sporty machine is less refined than others in some areas, however, resulting in a fierce fight for the top.
Watch as MotoUSA tests the 2015 KTM RC390 on the road and track in Modena, Italy. Read the 2015 KTM RC390 First Ride article for more details.
Take a ride on the 2015 KTM RC390 around Autodromo di Modena. Read more in the 2015 KTM RC390 First Ride article.
See the 2014 KTM 1290 Super Duke R go head to head against the Ducati Monster 1200S in the 2014 KTM 1290 Super Duke R Comparison video. Read the full review in the 2014 Ducati Monster vs KTM 1290 Super Duke.
The KTM RC8R aims to be the best in this year’s Superbike Shootout. Watch the 2012 KTM RC8R Track Comparison Video to see how it ranks this time around: 2012 KTM RC8R Track Comparison.