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    Two Wheels: Ronnie Renner races KTM Electric Bike prototype through Austria

    Pro FMX Rider Ronnie Renner recently had a realization that happens to a lot of people who ride an electric bike – it may use an electric motor and not an internal combustion engine, but the torque and horsepower sure are exceptional. Oh, and it's a lot of fun to ride. Renner visited KTM ...

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    Two Wheels: KTM E-Speed brings slice-and-dice sexy to electric scooters

    Quick. If we say, "electric scooter," what springs to mind? A retro-styled off-brand offering from China? A plush maxi-sized conveyance for mature riders? Anything except, we imagine, the E-Speed concept from KTM that was just revealed at the Tokyo Motorcycle Show. This sexy little beastie could ...

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    KTM thinks conceptually with new plastic-bodied electric three wheeler

    Austrian-based KTM is best known for producing tough two-wheelers built to handle all manner of off-road conditions. To four-wheeled fans, it's also known for the track-devouring X-Bow. Now, a new concept vehicle shows that KTM can view the world through green-tinted glasses. The plastic-bodied ...

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    First look at the KTM Freeride: Electric motorcycle photos leak from Germany

    KTM Freeride electric motorcycle concept – Click above for image gallery
    We first brought you news of KTM's planned debut of two new electric motorcycle only days ago. It appeared as if the world would have to wait for the Tokyo Motorcycle Show and the official March 26th release date to ...

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    KTM to show off two electric machines at Tokyo Motorcycle Show

    KTM electric motorcycle prototype teaser – Click above for image gallery
    Austrian motorcycle manufacturer KTM has announced plans to show off two new electric motorcycles at the Tokyo Motorcycle Show later this month. KTM had originally planned to have its first electric dirtbike on the ...

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    Mavizen releases another revealing teaser of TTX02 electric bike

    Teasers... generally the small, grainy, purposely-blurred or otherwise difficult to decipher images don't give away very much and are used to generate excitement for a new product before its official announcement. Usually, it takes a keen eye to pull out any detail from the resulting wreckage. Such ...

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    KTM promises to continue developing 2-stroke engine, 125cc streetbike and electric dirtbike

    KTM electric dirtbike - Click above for high-res image gallery
    Austrian motorcycle manufacturer KTM isn't ready to give up on the two-stroke powerplant just yet, despite the difficulties in achieving acceptable emissions levels with such engines. Speaking at a recent dealer meeting, KTM CEO Stefan ...

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    KTM confirms electric dirtbike plans amidst company slowdown

    KTM electric dirtbike - Click above for a high-res image gallery
    With the global economy pretty much in shambles at the moment, it's not surprising to hear that sales of off-road motorcycles are down and that the slowdown has hit KTM just as hard as any of its peers. So far this year, revenue from ...

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    International Motorcycling Federation shows off electric motorcycles at Conference

    Click above for a gallery of the electric bikes
    The International Motorcycling Federation (FIM), the world governing body of motorcycle racing, is holding its "Conference Meetings" and, as a way of introducing attendees to what it believes is the future, is hosting a display of electric ...

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    KTM may introduce new green vehicle in Geneva

    Click above for a gallery of the KTM X-Bow
    KTM made major headlines when it first announced it was entering the four-wheeled market back in 2007 with the X-Bow roadster. Since then, the Austrian manufacturer, more commonly associated with race-ready two-wheeled machinery, has announced its ...

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    KTM puts a 2010 sale date on its electric dirtbike

    Click above for high-res shots of the electric KTM dirtbike
    Sounds like KTM might beat Honda to market as the first major manufacturer with an electric two-wheeler on offer. Currently, there are a couple of players in the off-road EV market in Quantya and Zero Motorcycles, and KTM is set to join ...

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    KTM partners with University to design eco-friendly concepts

    Click above for a gallery of the six KTM concept vehicles
    Austrian motorcycle manufacturer KTM has seemingly made a successful introduction to the four-wheeled world with its X-Bow roadster, and the company has assured us that there is more to come. While we anxiously await production electric and ...

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    KTM files patent for hybrid-powered 2WD motorcycle

    Click above for more patent drawings of the KTM 2WD hybrid motorcycle
    Hot on the heels of KTM's first Zero Emissions Motorcycle, which is currently being fast-tracked to production in as little as 24 months, we find new patent filings from the Austrian company of a 2WD hybrid motorcycle. This is a ...

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    KTM X-Bow will take part in the Race of Champions

    Click above for more shots of the KTM X-Bow for the ROC
    In countries other than the United States, the annual Race of Champions (ROC) is a big time event. Like the now-defunct International Race of Champions (better known as IROC) from the U.S., the ROC takes the most talented drivers from their ...

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    Video: KTM X-Bow gets track tested

    We've been talking about the KTM X-Bow for over a year now and while it's nice to read about a car's innovative lightweight construction and its many event appearances, there's nothing like an in-car video of a few laps around Silverstone to help one gain a true appreciation of how the X-Bow makes ...

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    New range of small eco cars coming from KTM

    Click the above image for a high-res gallery of the KTM X-BOWKTM, the Austrian maker of some of the world's finest dirtbikes, is currently on a new product blitz which covers nearly every niche in both the automotive and motorcycle markets. While the company is currently rolling out new ...

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    How did the KTM X-Bow do in its racing debut?

    click to enlargeWe've been waiting for the KTM X-Bow to make its racing debut for a long while. We found out in March that the lightweight racer's first competition would be the 2008 FIA GT4 European Cup, which has now taken place. Two X-Bow cars raced in the newly-created "Sport Lights" class over ...

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    KTM X-Bow to compete in 2008 FIA GT4 championship

    KTM has announced that two X-Bow track cars will compete in a newly created class called "Sport Lights" in this year's FIA GT4 European Cup. The Championship will start April 20 at Silverstone, UK.Specialist Reiter and Dallara will be in charge of preparing the KTM X-Bow for competition. The ...

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    Geneva 2008: KTM's X-Bow will be there with black on

    The pre-release images of the lightweight and high mileage KTM X-Bow vehicles have shown the vehicle in either the striking orange of the standard production version (see the gallery below) or the gleaming white of the limited-edition "Dallara Series." When the first production version of the X-Bow ...

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    KTM builds a "four-wheel centre of excellence" exclusively for their X-Bow

    Up until now, it had been thought that KTM would be out-sourcing the production of the KTM X-Bow. Now it seems that the motorcycle-making company will build a new plant for the production of their first four-wheeler. KTM has been caught off guard by the demand that their diminutive sportster has ...


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