2018 KTM 300 XC-W

Engine & Exhaust

The engine of the KTM 300 XC-W has been known and respected for being the most powerful 2-stroke engine in its class. 2-strokes really do have a future at KTM. Their outstanding power-to-weight ratio, low cost and simplicity see to that. The KTM 300 XC-W engine has been optimized for mass centralization, comes with a twin-valve controlled power valve, a balancer shaft for less engine vibrations, a 6-speed transmission and a hydraulically operated DDS clutch. This compact powerplant lays down the law in terms of 2-stroke power and torque and is the right choice for lovers of low purchase and maintenance costs. Oh, and of course don’t forget that 2-stroke symphony when you’re on the pipe.




Crankcases and engine covers


Rekluse EXP 3.0 centrifugal clutch kit

HINSON-Inner clutch hub

HINSON clutch pressure plate




Radiator fan




FMF Factory Fatty expansion chamber

FMF Fatty expansion chamber

Akrapovič "Slip-on Line"


Oil plug

Factory control cover

Outer clutch cover

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