KTM Adventure R, new SMC-R, Enduro and SX-E @ EICMA : News of the production Yamaha Tenere 700 and KTM 790 Adventure have grabbed most of the attention at this years EICMA show, but the start of a extra generation KTM 690 Enduro R might just acquire adventure riders heads turning. The 690 Enduro R gets major revisions for 2019 that urge on adjoin its dirt/street versatility as KTM targets riders looking for a longer-range Enduro machine.
Back in the before 2000s, there used to be two LC4 models the KTM 640 Enduro and the 640 Adventure. in imitation of the 690 Enduro R arrived in 2009, it was assumed a 690 Adventure would follow soon after that would count a suitcase rack, larger fuel capacity and windscreen tacked onto the Enduros chassis. After years of waiting the 690 Adventure never came, and eventually fans of the old-fashioned 640 Adventure gave stirring hope. But the interesting concern is, KTM has slowly been touching their 690 Enduro more towards the Adventure spectrum.
KTM Adventure R, new SMC-R, Enduro and SX-E @ EICMA Images
So, we’ve been waiting for the new KTM Adventure since we saw it as a concept last year at EICMA , KTM rode it all year long (and teased us through …