A selected number of lucky aspiring KTM Junior Riders got to experience the thrill of racing in front of a packed-out crowd at the 2022 World Supercross in Melbourne’s Marvel Stadium.
This rare opportunity offered up-and-coming riders a once-in-a-lifetime chance to immerse themselves in a Factory racing environment like no other.
The KTM 690 ENDURO R and KTM 690 SMC R have been the class-toppers in their respective applications for over a decade. For 2023, that trend continues in typical KTM fashion, fueled by a true READY TO RACE pedigree.
Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Manuel Lettenbichler has won the 2022 FIM Hard Enduro World Championship. Claiming a dominant victory at the eighth and final round of the series - Hixpania Hard Enduro - the young German secured the title in style on his KTM 300 EXC. FMF KTM Factory Racing’s Trystan Hart narrowly missed the podium in fourth.
Tom Vialle’s stunning victory at the Grand Prix of Turkey and the 18th and final round of the 2022 FIM MXGP World Championship allowed KTM to celebrate its fourteenth MX2 title since the inception of the class in 2004.
Rolling out of pit lane and directly onto the starting grid, the KTM RC 8C is a special production track-only motorcycle and an extremely limited number of units will be available for Australia and New Zealand orange-bleeding track warriors.
The conditions might have varied wildly at rounds nine and ten of the Australian Off-Road Championship (AORC) at Kingston SE, but KTM off-road riders Jye Dickson and Emelie Karlsson remained constant class podium finishers across both days of racing.
KTM Australia is excited to announce the 2022 KTM Junior Supercross exhibition, which will take place at round two of the FIM World Supercross Championship (WSX) at Marvel Stadium in Melbourne, Victoria, on Saturday, 22 October.
For the first time this year a two-day format was used, which saw Crawford qualify fifth fastest on Saturday with a 1m46.356s lap-time.
A clinical performance in the first moto by the KTM 250 SX-F rider saw him lead each lap en route to a dominant 12.880s victory.
The 25-year-old launched to third for the opening half of moto one and, from there, showed strong pace throughout the remaining laps to slice his way to the front of the field and take an impressive 6.4s victory.
Showing great form in the closing stages of the race, Gibbs capitalised on a rival’s mistake to move within striking distance of second and then made a move stick with two laps to go to secure the runner-up position.
Led home by series winner Timoteï Cez, the top six overall finishers in this year’s European Junior e-Motocross Series all achieved their successes aboard the state-of-the-art KTM SX-E 5 minicycle! With Cez winning three of the five rounds, further victories went to Cameron Berry and Austin Edwards, making it a stellar 2022 series for the all-conquering SX-E 5.
As team manager and lead rider in the new HMG Motorsport Group KTM team, Walsh led the way yesterday's opening 226km stage from Alice Springs to Finke, with his time of 1h46m10.3s placing him a comfortable three minutes ahead of the rest of the field.
A ‘wet’ Sachsenring circuit in Germany and a dry, fast Mugello in Italy were the venues for the first two rounds of the 2022 MotoGP eSports championship as the sixth edition of the exciting series pulsed through controllers of the twelve principal racers.
RIDE OUT Moto Weekends have been introduced to encourage a collective riding environment that caters for all levels of riding capabilities, while also offering test rides of current MY22 KTM enduro and motocross models. And it's the welcoming vibe by day and into the night that caps it all off!
Get ready to re-think what you feel-and-know about offroad motorcycles: the 2023 KTM SX launch will take place online on May 10th at 17.00 GMT+1. The next level of motocross riding, racing and performance has been years in the making and now its within grasp.
KTM has dominated Enduro competition for a number of decades, with the newest iteration of the 2023 KTM EXC and EXC-F models set to continue the trend. Boasting an updated design, orange-coated Chromoly steel frame, race-proven WP XPLOR suspension at each end, and real READY TO RACE credentials, the 2023 KTM Enduro range is the one to beat.
With just over four weeks to go until the 2022 European Junior e-Motocross Series kicks off in Spain, all 40 spaces on the start line are almost taken with registrations on course to reach full capacity well before the closing date. Interested parents of riders on KTM SX-E 5 minicycles are encouraged to register quickly to avoid disappointment as the second running of this ground-breaking series l
Continuing the highly successful partnership with Infront Moto Racing, KTM is pleased to announce that registrations are officially open for the 2022 running of the ground-breaking European Junior e-Motocross Series. Incredibly popular during 2021 while proving to be a hugely positive step forward regarding two-wheeled e-motorsport competition, registrations are now open and 6–8-year-olds (age tak
Upon return to the in-house KTM Racing Team and after experiencing a solid pre-season lining up in a mix of state-level races, Gibbs will enter ProMX confident that he can deliver the premier class championship once again this year.
Granquist and Karlsson have been regulars in the Australian off-road scene ever since 2011 and consistently feature towards the top of the time-sheets. The pair will also contest the Australian Four-Day Enduro (A4DE) and Hattah Desert Race this year.
2021 has been a memorable campaign for Red Bull KTM Factory Racing across the disciplines. Spirited presence in at least six different spheres of motorcycle competition has delivered notable success as well as the full range of emotions. Among the elation and the adversity on track and off, KTM were able to embellish stories and welcome new silverware with a total of 327 FIM world titles now in t
A solid four-rider Red Bull KTM Factory Racing team is set to enter the 2022 AMA Supercross Championship aboard the radically new KTM 450 SX-F FACTORY EDITION and KTM 250 SX-F FACTORY EDITION models. With only a month to go before the start of the series, the Red Bull KTM Factory Racing team came together in Murrieta, California to celebrate the launch of the new generation machines that all rider
The KTM Factory Racing rally team will welcome a high-profile ‘rookie’ during the coming weeks with MotoGP™ star and Grand Prix winner Danilo Petrucci set to swap his KTM RC16 for a KTM 450 RALLY in an attempt to take on the famous and notoriously difficult Dakar Rally in January.
Jeffrey Herlings has delivered Red Bull KTM Factory Racing their eighth premier class FIM Motocross World Championship since 2010, and third with the KTM 450 SX-F, with a tense 1-1 victory at the 2021 season-closing Grand Prix Citta di Mantova in Italy.
KTM has clinched its fifth Moto3™ World Championship title with Red Bull KTM Ajo’s rookie sensation Pedro Acosta, who stormed to victory at the Grande Prémio Brembo Do Algarve circuit for the penultimate round of the season in Portimão, Portugal.
Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Josep Garcia has been crowned FIM Enduro2 World Champion, having won the opening day’s proceedings at the final round in Langeac, France on Saturday. Garcia also claimed the runner-up position in the EnduroGP category, concluding a successful enduro season in which he also won the prestigious International Six Days of Enduro overall.
Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Matthias Walkner has taken KTM’s third consecutive FIM Cross-Country Rallies World Championship with a second-place finish at the Rallye Du Maroc aboard his KTM 450 RALLY.
KTM is plugged in and ready to buzz the biggest stage in international motocross thanks to the brand-new European Junior E-Motocross series that will debut at Mantova, Italy and the 74th edition of the Motocross of Nations this weekend.
Wrapping up a remarkable 18-year, 9 FIM World Championships and 93 Grand Prix winning career at the end of 2021, Red Bull KTM Factory Racing icon Antonio Cairoli will move into an ambassadorial role with the KTM factory for the foreseeable future.
In the first KTM Australia Adventure Rallye held in two years, an excited group of 135 participants and 35 staff made the most of South East Queensland's finest adventuring under the guidance of local experts in the region who assisted in mapping out the event's route.
Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Cooper Webb concluded the 2021 AMA Supercross 450SX Championship season with a dominating victory aboard his KTM 450 SX-F FACTORY EDITION at the final round in Salt Lake City, Utah at the beginning of May to clinch his second, and KTM’s fifth crown in the ultra-competitive series.
It feels quite strange to be heading north up the Bruce Highway; growing up in Cairns, all the racing available to us was mostly south. But that’s about the only thing that is different about this trip to the race, everything else is business as usual, and I’m not mad about it.
KTM Factory Racing unveiled the KTM RC16 colors for the 2021 MotoGP FIM World Championship through a digital presentation that introduced the new look, line-ups and objectives for the anticipated season ahead.
After experiencing his most dominant season yet in enduro last year, the career of gritty Australian Daniel Sanders unexpectedly turned a new page in 2020 during the COVID-19 pandemic by joining KTM Factory Racing as part of the junior rally program.
KTM is 'Ready To Race' in Australia ahead of the 2021 season, announcing its factory teams that will contest the national enduro, motocross and supercross championships, as well as desert competition, in the new season.
Facing his first ever Dakar Rally, KTM Factory Racing's Daniel Sanders comes into the iconic event with only one cross-country rally under his belt. The young Aussie has shown immense pace on his KTM 450 RALLY, but knows the 2021 Dakar will still pose a huge challenge!
Red Bull KTM closed an intense but memorable 2020 MotoGP campaign with Miguel Oliveira romping free of the pack to win his second race of the season at the challenging Algarve International circuit for the Grande Prémio MEO de Portugal. Oliveira’s home GP success was the company’s third victory from fourteen rounds.
I always assumed that I would be riding still, maybe I would have made the transition to mini-dad already by this point; but I had assumed, for sure, that my best days of Motocross were behind me. Maybe they are to a certain extent as is the nature of getting older, but to claim this, we would need to look at the defining metric of 'best'.
Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Tom Vialle has been crowned 2020 FIM MX2 Motocross World Champion after winning the first moto aboard his KTM 250 SX-F at the MXGP of Pietramurata in Arco di Trento, Italy today, Wednesday November 4.
KTM Factory Racing are pleased to announce the signing of Daniel Sanders, who joins the rally team with immediate effect. The 26-year-old Australian will make his first competitive outing aboard a KTM 450 RALLY machine at the upcoming Andalucia Rally in Spain.
KTM celebrated its second MotoGP victory in the space of two weeks with Miguel Oliveira’s brilliantly judged first-ever success at the Red Bull Ring this weekend (August 21-23). The 25-year old not only claimed the first win for his Red Bull KTM Tech3 team in MotoGP but also for Portugal.
KTM made history in Brno, Czech Republic yesterday as Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Brad Binder sensationally clinched the Austrian manufacturer’s first MotoGP victory in only his third premier class race aboard the KTM RC16.
Lessons learned in the toughest motorcycle racing arena helped shape the new edition of the distinguished KTM 450 RALLY REPLICA. The feedback collected from thousands of kilometers and numerous victories at the Dakar Rally and the FIM Cross-Country Rallies World Championship has defined the key upgrades that make the 2021 KTM 450 RALLY REPLICA the most desirable rally competition machine on the ma
Drawing on feedback from elite racers, the 2021 KTM SX line-up introduces carefully considered refinements and performance updates across its range. Making a massive step forward, the 2021 KTM SX-F line-up offers wireless connectivity via the all-new myKTM app, a sophisticated yet highly accessible tool that launches a new era of efficient track-side bike tuning.
This year has been unusual when it comes to racing due to the global Covid-19 pandemic. Despite few events taking place, and those that do will likely be behind closed doors, KTM ensures that fans can stay READY TO RACE with the newly announced, ultra-limited KTM FAN PACKAGE.
Introducing a series of refinements and key touches to its advanced 2-stroke and 4-stroke model line-up for 2021, KTM has reinforced the best and most comprehensive Enduro range available in the market today.
Following enthusiastic reactions to KTM Sportcar GmbH’s announcement that they, with the KTM X-BOW GT2, wanted to enter the SRO’s new GT2 class as third manufacturer, further details on KTM’s latest lightweight sports car are now available.
Following special qualifying events held within each of the six KTM ADVENTURE RALLIES across the world in 2019, KTM is pleased to announce the names of those 12 finalists who will be given the once in a lifetime opportunity to race a rally-prepared KTM 790 ADVENTURE R RALLY machine at the KTM ULTIMATE RACE 2020.
Officially opened in spring last year, the KTM Motohall in Mattighofen gives visitors a fascinating insight into the high-speed world of the legendary motorcycle brand. The 2,600 m² exhibition uses the latest technology to create a fascinating hands-on experience, including interactive displays, virtual tours and plenty of original bikes – an unforgettable experience for any motorsports fan!
Red Bull KTM Factory Racing’s Nathan Watson has won a back-to-back French Beach Race Championship title with a hard-fought podium result at Enduropale du Touquet aboard his KTM 450 SX-F machine. Teammate Camille Chapeliere signed off his season with a fourth-place finish to clinch third overall in the series.
KTM lifts the covers off the latest incarnation of the bike that the Supercross and Motocross elite will be using to chase more AMA glory – the KTM 450 SX-F FACTORY EDITION. Based on development feedback from the ‘sharp end’ of the sport, the MY20 KTM 450 SX-F FACTORY EDITION features performance and aesthetic upgrades over the standard model. For 2020, the KTM 450 SX-F FACTORY EDITION will be ava
There’s more to riding a KTM than the time spent in the saddle. It’s a mentality, a sense of pride carried through your day to day life; riding a KTM is a lifestyle. With that in mind, KTM ensures that riders can reflect their READY TO RACE spirit and state their stance when they are away from their treasured orange machinery with the KTM MOTOHALL RETRO and KTM POWERWEAR CASUAL & ACCESSORIES 2020
KTM is proud to announce the venue for the fourth annual edition of the European KTM ADVENTURE RALLY, which will take place in Nafpaktos, Greece, on June 9-12, 2020. With the 2020 KTM ADVENTURE RALLY basecamp set in the beachside town of Nafpaktos, 200 attendees will be able to join an exclusive READY TO RACE community event that will include three full days of riding in some of the best mountain
KTM revealed their latest innovations on the first day of the EICMA motorcycle show in Milan, Italy. The company unveiled three brand new models – the KTM 1290 SUPER DUKE R, the KTM 890 DUKE R, and the KTM 390 ADVENTURE – as well as displaying their full gamut of motorcycles for 2020 across a busy exhibition stand.
KTM racer Manuel Lettenbichler was crowned the 2019 WESS Enduro World Champion at the eighth and final round of the series held at the GetzenRodeo in Germany on Saturday (November 2nd), where he rode his KTM 300 EXC TPI to victory in front of a home crowd.