KTM SMC Supermoto : News of the production Yamaha Tenere 700 and KTM 790 Adventure have grabbed most of the attention at this years EICMA show, but the instigation of a additional generation KTM 690 Enduro R might just get adventure riders heads turning. The 690 Enduro R gets major revisions for 2019 that urge on total its dirt/street versatility as KTM targets riders looking for a longer-range Enduro machine.
Back in the to the front 2000s, there used to be two LC4 models the KTM 640 Enduro and the 640 Adventure. subsequently the 690 Enduro R arrived in 2009, it was assumed a 690 Adventure would follow soon after that would complement 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 obsolescent 640 Adventure gave up hope. But the interesting concern is, KTM has slowly been heartwarming their 690 Enduro more towards the Adventure spectrum.