The 2020 KTM enduro bikes have been unveiled today – here’s a first look at the new EXC models launched in Spain.
Our test rider, Wayne Braybrook, has his dirty hands all over these new orange enduro beasts and we’ll have a deep dive 2020 KTM enduro bikes review coming soon. For now, take a look at the details released by the Austrian-based manufacturer:
KTM LAUNCHES A NEW GENERATION OF ENDURO MACHINES!
Developed on the toughest climbs, gnarliest terrain and in deepest mud with our Red Bull KTM Factory Racing stars, the benchmark-setting KTM enduros have just raised the bar. The 2020 line-up includes the new model KTM 150 EXC TPI, which is homologated for Euro 4, the KTM 250 EXC TPI and KTM 300 EXC TPI 2-strokes, as well as the KTM 250 EXC-F, KTM 350 EXC-F, KTM 450 EXC-F and KTM 500 EXC-F 4-strokes.
Following on from KTM’s many advancements in technology with its enduro machines in recent years, this wide range of KTM EXC models boasts the very latest in innovation. The model year 2020 enduros have new and more efficient yet high-performing engines, a re-developed chassis with improved WP XPLOR suspension, improved handling, new bodywork, new air filter box, new cooling system, and new exhaust systems. This, combined with the high-quality NEKEN handlebar, Brembo brakes, No-Dirt footpegs, and CNC milled hubs with Giant rims fitted as standard equipment, ensures that the KTM EXC model year 2020 are the best performing and most extreme enduro bikes on the market.
The flagship KTM SIX DAYS models offer a premium parts package and these world-beating enduros are widely regarded as the best competition machines on the market. With the International Six Days Enduro at the core of the design of these bikes, the SIX DAYS models celebrate the sport of enduro and have a wide range of well-thought out KTM PowerParts fitted over the standard models of KTM EXC.
In addition, KTM is excited to announce the ultra-prestigious KTM 300 EXC TPI ERZBERGRODEO machine, a limited production of 500 units, which has been created as a tribute to the iconic Austrian hard enduro event in its 25th year. With a long list of additional READY TO RACE parts as well as an exclusive graphic design, this special edition is the ultimate machine for the journey to extreme.
“The new KTM EXC enduro range is ready for anything. With the serious challenges presented by the likes of the World Enduro Super Series, which includes classic enduro races as well as some of the toughest events in the world, the KTM EXC models have to be prepared for the most extreme conditions. Thanks to the efforts of our R&D team around the globe, who enjoy riding themselves and understand the needs of our customers, along with our factory athletes who push our machines to the limits for the ultimate durability tests, the market-leading enduro range continues to improve at a rapid rate. Evolved from excellence, the MY2020 KTM EXC’s are a new generation with the very latest innovation for the aspiring enduro rider right up to the professionals,” said KTM´s Senior Product Manager Offroad, Joachim Sauer.
To get the very best out of the new KTM EXC model line-up KTM has continued to develop its high-quality selection of KTM PowerParts, which enables riders to customize their machines to take it to new heights. KTM enduro fans can also find a wide range of riding gear, protection and casual wear in the KTM PowerWear collection, ensuring they can be READY TO RACE both on and off the bike.
Bikes will be arriving in dealers from June onwards. Keep scrolling for more images…